Disability Support Worker
About the opportunity Smarter Living Choices is seeking Disability Support Workers to join our Orange team on a casual basis (leading to permanency for the right candidates). Working with service users on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), you will make a real difference by building the participantsâ€™ capacity with daily living and confidence in accessing the community. About Us: Smarter Living Choices is a privately-owned business and has had the privilege of providing cares in the central west region for over 20 years under the name Orange and Regional Nursing Service.
In 2020 the scope of services and supports being provided to people in our community has expanded and requires us to expand our team. On offer: Work life balance, have the option to work at your availability Career progression Based in Orange Excellent training and development Supportive team environment Exposure to different clients 24hr on call assistance Above award rates paid Role Overview: Provide regular, flexible, non-clinical support to service users, and assist them to review their needs and resources, monitor activities identified in client Support Plans. Enable clients to achieve independence as far as possible in all areas of their life by providing appropriate information, opportunity, training and support Routinely perform Outcome Measures, and other data collection Provide unique support (that is sensitive, client focused and community orientated), advocacy and information to our clients with the use of the recovery process Attend regular team meetings and in-services applicable to individual clients About You To be considered for this role you will have: Required: Police Check Working with children check Comprehensive Car Insurance Reliable Vehicle and Drivers Licence Current First Aid Certification NDIS Worker orientation module â€˜Quality, Safety and Youâ€™ Desirable: Cert III in Disability or equivalent experience.