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Reference Number 10479
Position Title Disability Support Worker - Ballarat
Employment Type Casual
State Victoria
Region Merrimu Services
Program National Disability Insurance Scheme
Location Bacchus Marsh
Salary $28.41 to $31.45
Hours 1
Position Summary

What’s important to you?
• We have casual positions available
• Ballarat location
• Weekdays, Weekends, Sleepovers and Active night shifts available

Support Workers – Disability Services

A fantastic opportunity exists for skilled and professional Support Workers to join annecto's Western & Grampians team.  Shifts available across Ballarat.


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?

Support Workers are at the forefront of delivering quality care services in accordance with client's individual care plans. In this role, you will undertake a variety of tasks to support clients to live their lives their way and help them remain in their own homes. These tasks can include domestic assistance, facilitating meal times, client movement and transport, personal hygiene assistance, communication support, assistance with recreational activities and high-needs personal care. 


What's in it for me?

  • Competitive casual rates of pay
  • Ongoing Learning and Development opportunities, including self-paced, online training with annecto’s Learning Management System.
  • Establish your community services career within a growing organisation
  • Generous Salary packaging options available to increase your take home pay


What do we need from you?

  • Varied shift availability is required
  • Proven high level experience working with people with a disability with complex behaviours and who display behaviours of concern.
  • Experience in or knowledge of active support and capacity building;
  • Fluency in a second language (Italian, Greek, Vietnamese, Serbian) would be highly valued.
  • Creative, strength based approach to supports;
  • Clear commitment to person centred planning with a focus on quality and best practice;
  • 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 capacity building;
  • 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


For more information about the role and to apply, please visit annecto’s recruitment portal


Open to permanent residents and Australian Citizens only.


annecto is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, Working with Children Check, and abide by our Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct.

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a Current First Aid Certificate with at least 6 months left on it and if not are you willing to obtain one?
Essential: Do you have a Current CPR Certificate with at least 3 months left on it and if not are you willing to obtain one?
Essential: Do you have a current and valid Australian Drivers License?
Essential: Do you have a registered car with insurance?
Desirable: Do you have experience working with people with a disability who have complex behaviours or display behaviours of concern
Desirable: Do you have a Certificate III or above in Individual Support, Disability or Aged Care?
Contact Person Helen Carr
Contact Number (04) 1247 455_
Contact Email
Closing Date 31/01/2021
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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.