Job title: Disability Support Worker - Benalla
Job type: Temporary
Emp type: Casual
Industry: Disability Support
Expertise: Bowel Care Catheter Care Challenging Behaviours Complex Personal Care Daily Living Tasks Manual Handling Personal Care
Location: Benalla, VIC
Job published: 06-01-2021
Job ID: 32367
Contact name: Kim Ferguson , Stacey Kafkakis

Job Description

Our client has a diverse portfolio of business including Care Services which provide customised personal care and home help for people with disabilities and older adults, and specialist nursing services to people in their homes, workplaces and schools.

Our client is a national business with over 2,000 employees across Australia dedicated to helping people live their lives, their way.

Hours

  • 24/7 Service
  • 7am - 3pm
  • 2pm - 10pm
  • 9pm - 9am (Sleepover)

Key responsibilities:

  • Assistance with activities of daily living, this includes spending quality time in the home, cooking meals, personal care, undertaking household duties and participating in their daily activities as required.
  • Escorting clients to appointments
  • Supporting clients with community access
  • Documentation and progress note keeping as required

Essential requirements for the role:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support or working towards a certificate 
  • Minimum of 12 months experience
  • National Police Check
  • Current First Aid/CPR
  • Current Manual Handling
  • A current and valid Driver’s License
  • Reliable vehicle
  • Applicants must have valid working rights

About You

  • A genuine desire to engage and build meaningful relationships with people living with a disability
  • Enjoy responsibility and lots of variety in their job
  • Great communication skills and engage well with clients living with a disability  
  • Resilience during a crisis or conflict
  • Reflect on your practice and make improvements where possible
  • Professional

Why choose our client

They provide comprehensive training and professional development.

Join an organisation who values communication and collaboration with a passion for innovation and desire to continually improve the way services are delivered

Join an organisation who genuinely cares for your wellbeing, offering workers access to the employee assistance programs