Disability Support Worker for Young Adult Woman

Roseville, NSW
Start Date: 24 Jan 22
Applications Close: 31 Jan 22
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About The Job

Job details: Part-time

Delightful young woman with cerebral palsy requires some new people to join her support team. She requires assistance with all aspects of daily living including personal care, mealtime assistance, communication, outings in the community, driving to and from activities and medical and therapy appointments. No previous experience in disability support is required as full training is provided on the job. Shifts are generally weekdays 2.5 hours in the morning, 4.5 hours afternoon / evening. There are also weekend and evening shifts available. Many of our current team are uni students studying nursing, other allied health and special education degrees. We can work around uni timetables and placements. Most of our team stay 2+ years and find that they gain invaluable experience and insight. However, we welcome applications from anyone who has a genuine interest in disability support work and meets the criteria listed below. We pay above award rates and superannuation.

Key requirements:-

-positive attitude and willingness to learn

-clean driving record and with confidence to drive large people mover vehicle

-punctual and reliable with a strong work ethic

-Passionate about people with disability living ordinary lives where they are connected to and belong in their community

-Physically fit and strong enough to carry out personal care and therapy tasks as well as pushing a heavy wheelchair around.

-Available for at least 2 - 4 shifts per week, for a total of 12 - 15 hours. (Could be more if desired)

-High level of spoken and written English

-Australian work rights (citizen, permanent resident or proof of visa status)

-Covid vaccination x 2 (Our family, along with all of our existing support workers are fully vaccinated)

-Non smoker

Please respond with a brief description of your experience and why you think you would be suitable for this role. Please also provide your current availability.

Availability & Rates

 

Before School

6am-9am

Day

7am-6pm

After School

3pm-7pm

Evening

From 6pm

Monday

M

available

Tuesday

T

available
available

Wednesday

W

available
available

Thursday

Th

available
available

Friday

F

available
available

Saturday

Sa

available
available

Sunday

Su

available

PAY PER HOUR

$

32

$

32

$

32

$

Children

0-12 months

0-12 months

1-2 years

1-2 years

2-3 years

2-3 years

3-5 years

3-5 years

5+ years

5+ years

selected

Credentials

Non smoker

Non smoker

selected
Driver's License

Driver's License

selected
Has Car

Has Car

COVID Vaccinated

COVID Vaccinated

selected
Housework Cleaning

Housework Cleaning

selected
Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis

First Aid

First Aid

Parent References

Parent References

WWCC

WWCC