Support Worker- Aged Care Part Time - Hervey Bay - Maryborough
Opportunity to work for one of Australia's largest social purpose organisation Attractive Remuneration Package with excellent tax benefits Permanent Part Time Positions/Casual, based from Hervey Bay and/or Maryborough About the Organisation Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 6,100 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply. About the Role As a Support Worker you will actively support the individual needs of people who access Life Without Barriers' Community care services across Hervey Bay/Maryborough.
You will be responsible for supporting older people and other clients in the Community by providing assistance with daily living tasks such as domestic assistance, social support, accessing the community and personal care. Support Workers work as a team to facilitate the delivery of quality services and achieve positive outcomes with service users in a positive and proactive environment. It is expected that you will have a degree of flexibility with your availability including morning, afternoon and evening shifts between Monday to Sunday.
Skills & Experience Certificate 3 in Community Welfare, aged care, disability or similar. A current Senior First Aid Certificate. A current unrestricted Driver Licence.
A commitment to supporting and promoting the individual needs, skills, abilities and personal goals of people receiving social care support. The ability to develop a positive relationship with service users and to support their Individual Personal Plan and work towards their goals and aspirations. Good communication skills The ability to maintain privacy and confidentiality.
Established problem solving and conflict management skills Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role). Benefits • Opportunity to work for one of Australia's largest social purpose organisations • Attractive Remuneration Package with excellent tax benefits • Permanent Part Time Positions, ongoing support and training, working across Hervey Bay/ Maryborough, our local office is in Mooloolaba. How to Apply Include your resume and covering letter in one document, click 'Apply' and follow the prompts.
For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, contact company website Applications close at midnight on Thursday 12th of July, 2018..