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Reference Number 10482
Position Title Disability Support Worker
Employment Type Casual
State Victoria
Region Housing and Support Program
Program Supported Independent Living
Location Melbourne - CBD & Inner Suburbs
Hours 15
Position Summary

Disability Support Worker

 

About the opportunity;

Exciting new Housing and Support project

Moonee Ponds location

Provide self-directed, person centred and inclusive supports to individuals, in conjunction with existing formal and informal networks

24hr service with shifts available across all 7 days of the week

Casual opportunities

Generous Salary packaging options available - increase your take home pay

 

About Us

annecto - is an independent, not for profit association with community contacts across Australia. Our clients include people with disabilities, older people, families and carers.  We connect and build relationships with other stakeholders to help people define their own goals and realise their full potential and achieve what’s important to them.

 


What's the Job?

We are seeking highly enthusiastic and experienced Support Workers to be a part of this exciting project. You would be responsible for delivering in home supports to assist in the independent living of five female tenants with complex support needs in Moonee Ponds. The aim of the project is to achieve maximum independence and capacity building under the NDIS supported independent living framework.

 

What do we need from you?

- Experience assisting individuals with complex support needs;

- Creative, strength based approach to supports;

- Completed COVID Infection Control module;

- Clear commitment to person centred planning with a focus on quality and best practice;

- Completed NDIS Quality and Safeguarding module;

- Proficiency in using technology broadly, or the capacity to learn new technology and programs as required;

- Ability to create supportive and professional working partnerships which encourages tenant independence;

- Flexible, resilient and adaptive;

- Physically fit;

- Minimum Certificate III in Disability, Individual Support or HACC is essential;

- Current police check less than 3 months old or willingness to undertake;

- Current First Aid (with minimum 12 months left until expiry) and CPR Qualifications (with minimum 6 months until expiry);

- A current and valid Driver’s Licence along with a reliable, insured and registered vehicle.

 

What would be great to have?

- Relevant tertiary qualification in Disability, Health or Community Care is desirable

 

For more information about the role, please refer to the Position Description.

 

You must have Australian work rights.

 

annecto is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, a Working with Children Check where necessary, and abide by our Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

Contact Person Mary Rekaris
Contact Number (03) 9687 7066
Closing Date Open Ended
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.