Disability Support Worker
Disability Support Worker Community Care and Disability Location: VIC Work Type: Part Time contract Immediate start in City of Bayside suburbs- Moorabin, Cheltenham, Beaumaris Hourly rate are well above Award rates Supportive and rewarding role McArthur Community Care is a Registered NDIS Provider in Victoria. We specialise in delivering individualised and flexible supports through a holistic and person-centred approach to maintain independence and social connection with the community. We are committed to providing the highest quality of service to maintain people's independence, choice and control.
We are seeking qualified disability support workers in the City of Bayside areas who are have specific experience in working with people with a range of disabilities and abilities including intellectual, ABI, neurological, cognitive, sensory, physical impairment, psycho-social and autism. The successful candidate will need to be reliable, caring and compassionate and flexible to work with a wide range of people living with disabilities. Why Join the MCC? We provide ongoing support and professional development for all Support Workers.
All support staff are eligible for our "Refer a friend promotion". If you refer a friend / support worker for employment with our team, their application is successful and they complete a minimum 3 months of ongoing work, you will be rewarded with a $200 gift card for each successful referral Requirements: As a Disability Support Worker, you will be required to porvide: Personal care - showering, dressing, grooming Household tasks - household cleaning and laundry Skill development - shopping, cooking, catching public transport Transport - transport to appointments and/or shopping Social & Community participation - engage in the community, meet people, Respite care - support the Participant while the primary carer has a break Suitable Applicants MUST have: Minimum 6 months experience in a disability support worker role or in a similar position (essential) Certificate III in Individual Supports; Disability Cert IV or equivalent (essential) Current relevant State's Probity Checks (essential) Current National Police Clearance Valid Working With Children's Check Current First Aid Certificate incl. CPR (essential) Current Manual Handling Certificate (essential) Valid Driver's Licence (essential) Fully insured vehicle (to be used for work purposes) Effective communication, comprehension and interpersonal skills Sound and effective time management skills Possess a high level of trust, honest and integrity and be able to maintain a professional relationship with all participants EXT123.