We are seeking a Disability Support Worker to join our team in Box Hill North for this exciting Part-time opportunity.
Empowering people with disability to live life the way they choose is at the heart of how Life Without Barriers has operated for over 25 years. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team and continue this mission. Support people with disability to have the choice, control, and independence to live their best life. If youre passionate about inclusivity, respect, and making a meaningful difference, this is the career move for you.
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose organisation of 8,000 employees working in more than 500 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers. Join a community of people dedicated to breaking down barriers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply
We are currently looking to recruit a part time Disability Support Worker (DDSO1/1Q) for the house team, situated in Box Hill. In this role you will be responsible for providing a tailored service for people with disabilities, across their life cycle and in all domains of life, to enable access to a life of dignity, respect and social inclusion in the least restrictive environment.
In this role you will be responsible for providing support with activities of daily living and developing, implementing, and monitoring Individual Plans including personal care.
As the successful applicant in this role you will work to facilitate the delivery of quality services and achieve positive outcomes with and for male clients within the house. This role involves working with clients with Behaviours of concern. We are looking for someone who is open to arrange of experiences and is willing to implement behaviour management strategies.
This role is part time ongoing. The roster details are outlined as hours per fortnight below:
Roster 1 Fortnightly Split:
This roster is a mixture of day, afternoon shifts, 2 Sleepover shifts & 2 weekends per month.
Please note: A more detailed roster can be provided upon request
Include your resume and covering letter in one document, click Apply and follow the prompts. For any general enquiries (not applications) including persons with disability that require adjustments please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Midnight Thursday November 30th.
Life Without Barriers supports the Royal Commission into violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. We believe people with disability need to be heard and for these experiences to influence how support services like ours are delivered. View our statement here (https://bit.ly/2GzZGWA)
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