Casual Support Assistant
About Northcott: We are one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit disability services providers that work with our customers to realise their potential. Our purpose is to build an inclusive society where people can live the life they choose. Before applying for a role at Northcott, we encourage you to visit our website to learn more about our mission to ensure our values and culture are a good fit for you: www.
About the opportunity: Northcott is an essential service and our customers still need our support every day during this current crisis. We are looking for people who have a passion for supporting others and possess everyday life skills. We have opportunities across Western Sydney and South Western Sydney.
As a Support Assistant you will assist with: Meal planning, preparation, cooking and storing safely Cleaning, laundry and other housekeeping duties Running errands such as food/essential shopping Participating in meaningful activities with customers Follow behaviour support plans with guidance The right person for this position will possess: The ability to establish effective and professional work relationships Knowledge of WHS principles and safe food handling is desirable A commitment to supporting and promoting the individual needs of our customers Excellent verbal and written communication skills NSW Working With Children Check (or willingness to obtain) A National Police Check (or willingness to obtain) Benefits and Culture of Northcott: Working in a meaningful job and contributing to your community The option to sign up for salary packaging; receive some of your salary tax-free Learning & career development opportunities Employee benefits with Commonwealth Bank Free yearly influenza (flu) vaccination If this role appeals to you please don't hesitate to apply, we would love to hear from you The closing date for this position is the 26th of May 2020. We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes or applications. Northcott is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited agency resumes or applications.
Northcott is an EEO employer and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities. Essential pre-employment checks will be conducted. When applying internally, Northcott employees are required to notify their Manager and should be aware that their Manager may be asked to endorse their application.