Family Contact Worker / Disability Support Worker
Are you passionate about helping others? Do you want to make a real and tangible difference to someones life? Are flexible with your working hours? Varied work assignments for this unique dual role including before and after school care Casual positions Flexible work/life balance As a Contact Worker/Disability Support Worker: This dual role will see you work across our Foster Care team and also our Disability support services. It's a challenging yet rewarding role where you will need to be resilient and understanding of our clients needs. This role offers great self satisfaction once you see the positive impact you are making in our clients lives.
Your responsibilities: Assisting our clients to develop key lifestyle skills such as cooking and craft Social interaction, engaging with their local community Supervising family contact visits for children in Out of Home Care Assist individuals working towards their goals Maintain routines The provision of personal hygiene Administration and management of medication. What you will bring to the role: Previous experience supporting people with a disability who have a variety of needs Relevant qualifications in Community Services, Disability Services or equivalent experience is desirable Current Drivers Licence Experience in adult / children challenging behaviours is advantageous Be willing to undergo a National Police Check Current â€œProvide First Aidâ€ Certificate (or be willing to obtain) Current Working With Children Check is essential Above all, you are someone who respects professional boundaries and holds the safety and well-being of our clients paramount Why Choose Lifestyle Solutions? At Lifestyle Solutions, we believe our staff are our best assets. We believe in ensuring equal recognition, equal treatment, and equal opportunity to all of the people we support, our customers.
We know this is only possible if we have great staff. We have our people at the heart of everything we do. Whether this is the people we support, our customers, or our diverse workforce, we strive to be a leader in the sector, a service provider of choice, a business of excellence, and a great place to work.
We're looking for people to join our passionate teams on our journey to provide a rich, productive and happy life for the people we support and in our communities around Australia. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we will be actively shortlisting during the advertising period and reserve the right to close this advert prior to the advertised date. Apply with Allows you to pre-fill the application using your SEEK profile information and resumÃ©.