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Reference Number 10450
Position Title Support Worker - (Aged and Disability Support)
Employment Type Casual
State Victoria
Region Western Metropolitan Region
Program Community Options
Location Melbourne - CBD & Inner Suburbs, Melbourne - Northern Suburbs , Melbourne - Western Suburbs
Hours 20
Position Summary

Support Workers – Aged Care and Disability Services

A fantastic opportunity exists for skilled and professional Support Workers to join annecto's Western Metropolitan team.  Shifts available across multiple South Western and North Western Suburbs of Melbourne.

 

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
  • 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);
  • Working with Children Check (employee)
  • 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 https://annecto.mercury.com.au

 

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: Ae you fluent in a second language? If yes, please provide detail.
Essential: What does actvie support and capacity building mean to you?
Contact Person Western Metropolitan Regional Office
Contact Number (03) 9314 0988
Closing Date 28/10/2020
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Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.