Support Worker - BROKEN HILL & OFW (Casual)
Support Worker - BROKEN HILL & OFW (Casual) annecto is all about what's important to people. We are growing our team of Support Workers in the BROKEN HILL to work in Aged Care providing in-home support. We value diversity and we need people like you.
About the Role Support Workers are at the forefront of delivering quality care services in accordance with client's individual care plans. As a support worker, you will undertake a variety of tasks to support clients to live their lives their way and help them remain in their own homes. These tasks can include domestic assistance, facilitating meal times, client movement and transport, personal hygiene assistance, communication support, assistance with recreational activities and high-needs personal care.
What you could be doing Provide assistance with housework and other areas of daily living including preparation of meals; Provide quality personal care assistance such as showering and dressing; Assist clients to access community facilities or appointments; Provide carers with general respite; Support clients with shopping; Some manual handling with aids. What we need from you: A minimum of 3 days per week availability; A strong desire to provide quality client service and have the ability to make that connection so that you are welcomed you into their home; Flexibility and ability to be adaptive; Highly professional and able to act in a compassionate, non-judgemental manner; Current police check less than 3 months old or willingness to undertake one with annecto; Current First Aid (with 6 months to run) and CPR Qualifications (with 3 months to run) or willingness to update; Current driver license, a vehicle with current insurance. What would be great to have? A Certificate III in Individual Support, Aged Care, Disability Care or higher, or currently studying towards; Previous experience in a similar capacity in a similar organization.
You must be eligible to work in Australia. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Peoples are encouraged to apply. annecto is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer.
All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, a Working with Children Check where necessary, and abide by our Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct..