Disability Support Worker (Community). Casual/Part Time - Belmont

Life Without Barriers

Vacancy closed!

Unfortunately this vacancy is no longer open. Please contact a member of staff if you require assistance.

Location
WA: Perth
Reference #
502693
Closing Date
21-02-2024
Vacancy Type

About the Role

As a member of our community-based team, you will facilitate the delivery of positive and proactive support for people with disability. You will actively support individual needs and create a safe environment for them to reach their goals. The successful candidates will have experience with intensive positive emotional support and have worked with people with a range of physical, intellectual and psychosocial disabilities.

The role will be providing support in the person's home including; personal care, medication administration and household tasks.

We provide community support Monday to Sunday (daytime), and you must be available for a minimum of 3 days a week (this can include weekends).

We have shifts available in Midland, Belmont and Canning Vale. Shifts are Monday/Tuesdays and between the hours of 9:00 and 14:00.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assistance with daily living (including personal care where needed)
  • Community access and transport (with the use of your own vehicle)
  • In-home care includes assisting with basic household tasks 
  • Medication administration
  • Maintain and monitor person-centred plans
  • Documenting and progress note keeping

Skills & Experience

  • Experience supporting people with disability (essential)
  • Australian Drivers Licence and reliable vehicle (essential)
  • Current Provide First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain prior to commencement (essential)
  • Willing to complete basic household chores or assist the person you support to complete the tasks 
  • Willingness to deliver personal care - assisted showering, dressing, brushing teeth etc.
  • Passionate about delivering Person-Centred care

Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including a National Criminal History Record Check and obtain an NDIS Clearance.

To be considered for and appointed to a position at Life Without Barriers, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or hold a valid medical exemption certificate.  You will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status during the recruitment process.

Benefits

  • Opportunity to work for one of Australia’s largest social purpose organisations
  • Salary packaging options through Maxxia
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Ongoing training and support by a team of experienced disability support workers, dedicated to improving quality of life and engagement in the community

How to Apply

Include your resume and cover letter in one document, click ‘Apply’ and follow the prompts. For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, contact abigail.macleod@lwb.org.au 

 

 

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