Disability support worker / InLife Assistant
Are you a GREAT disability support worker? Earn above the Award with Victoria's best new provider Ongoing need for regular/permanent shifts in various locations around Melbourne Seeking candidates with flexibility to work mornings, evenings, weekends and overnight Proven expertise working with people with complex behaviours and needs is required Scroll down for job application button Are you passionate about improving the lives of people with disability? We are an innovative new service doing things differently to deliver great outcomes for our clients across Melbourne, Geelong and northern Victoria. We pay $34.40 minimum on weekdays plus salary packaging and super, to attract and keep good staff.
Requirements We are looking for: Good judgement and common sense, listening skills, a willingness to learn and a commitment to our values ( see our website at inlife.org.au ) Experience in disability support that includes working with people with spinal injuries, using hoists and lifting equipment as well as providing personal care, showering, and bladder and bowel care Experience working with people with Autism and ABI including behaviour support plan implementation, support with rehab and therapy programs Experience with assisting people to access and work in the community Experience with behaviours of concern highly desirable Please note: As part of the recruitment process, your name may be checked against the Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme (DWES) List maintained by DHHS.
Only preferred applicants will be checked, after all other worker-screening checks have been conducted. Your permission to conduct the check will be obtained and you cannot be engaged to work as a Disability Worker unless this check has been performed. Benefits Above-Award wage: minimum of $34.
40 per hour - and can be higher for the right candidates Salary packaging available (can mean an extra 10% take-home pay) Supportive, positive employer.