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Disability Support Worker
Opportunities for career development and permanent work
Competitive hourly rates
Plenty of on-going work available
Edmen are seeking support workers for work in Sutherland, Jannali and Barden Ridge area. Casual roles with ample work opportunities, weekly pay, no timesheets and opportunities to transition into a perm role with our client!
Provide support to adults with physical and/or intellectual disabilities in a group home, in-home and respite setting
Assist with activities of daily living, community support and empowerment
Work with complex care needs and challenging behaviours
In this challenging environment, staff will be required to interact with people displaying complex and challenging behaviours. You will be confident working with Behaviour Support Plans and be able to respond to behaviours in a calm and considered manner.
What you'll need to succeed
Minimum 6 months paid experience as a Disability Support Worker
Experience supporting people who have challenging behaviours
Hold a current Australian Drivers Licence and have your own car
Experience personal care and manual handing
Willing to do shift work including emergency/on call work
Hold a current First Aid Certificate or be willing to obtain one
Hold a current Working with Children Check
You will need the ability to be flexible and resilient in various challenging situations.
The successful applicant must be willing to undertake a Criminal History Check at the final stages of the recruitment process at the cost of $43.
By applying for this role you acknowledge and approve to be contacted between the hours of 0900-1800 Monday to Friday by one of our valued team members. How to apply Simply click the Apply Now button here or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org For any further inquiries, please visit our website www.edmen.com.au