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February

Disability Support Worker (Casual)

My Way Community Alliance - Perth, WA

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Disability Support Worker – Casual

MyWay Community Alliance is a friendly, welcoming, and socially responsible community organisation. We provide NDIS and Disability Support Services to the Perth community. We are hiring Support Workers to add to our casual talent pool to actively support the individual needs of frail, aged and people with a disability who access My Way Community Alliance Support Services.

Support Workers will work as a team to facilitate the delivery of quality services and achieve positive outcomes with clients in a positive and proactive environment

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the delivery of services that facilitate client’s development of social networks and inclusion / assistance with community activities.
  • Provide quality direct support to clients in line with their support needs which might include, personal care and domestic assistance.
  • Support client to access different program in-line with their individual support plan including support in employment in line with MY WAY Policies and Procedures
  • Observe ,monitor the safety and well-being of the client including any changes in health, and report any concerns to the manager and document as directed.
  • Increase the client’s skills, independence, personal growth, and development through provision of active support and their enhanced participation as a valued member of their community
  • Establish a rapport and work with the client’s family/carers, therapist to support the client’s individual goals and ensure consistency of support.
  • Always ensure a safe working environment, and respect client’s rights to privacy, dignity, and confidentiality
  • Fulfil all direct documentation and reporting requirements after every shift including documenting of progress notes.
  • Administering medication if needed and ensuring safe Manual handling in line with MY WAY COMMUNITY ALLIANCE Policies and Procedures as required .
  • Communicate and work effectively with line managers
  • Attend, participate, and contribute to all team meetings and supervision meetings
  • Comply with all MY WAY COMMUNITY ALLIANCE policy, code of conduct, procedures and practices, external funding body requirements and legislation.

Selection Criteria .

Essential

  • Certificate III in Aged Care, Home and Community Care, Disability, or similar, or willingness to complete this within the first two (2) years of employment
  • A current unrestricted driver license
  • A current National Police Clearance,
  • Working with Children Check,
  • First Aid Certificate, or willingness to obtain before commencement
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders (including carers, families and advocates)

Desirable

  • Experience working with clients from culturally and linguistically diverse (CaLD) backgrounds and younger people with disability and complex needs
  • Speak more than one language is a bonus, but not a requirement unless for a specific client

All positions within MY WAY will be required to undergo probity checks including criminal record checks and working with children check (where relevant to the position).

$31.56 per hour (base rate) + super + training

Successful Applicants will be added into our talent pool and matched with potential clients/participants when the opportunity arises.

This role will initially be on a casual basis, but has the potential to transition into a Part-time or Full-time role.

Please provide a resume and a cover letter highlighting the essential criteria.

Part-time hours: 10 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Salary: $31.56 per hour

Schedule:

  • Shift work

Licence:

  • National Police Clearance (Required)
  • Driver's Licence (Required)
  • Working With Children Check (Required)
  • First Aid (Required)

Work Eligibility:

  • Permitted to work permanently with no restriction on hours (e.g. citizen, permanent resident) (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • No