We are currently seeking enthusiastic and caring individuals interested in obtaining casual or part time employment to work across our Individual, Respite and Day Programs Services in our South West Rocks locations.
Reporting to the coordinators, you will be required to safely assist and appropriately support clients with opportunities to reach their individual goals through meaningful activities at a centre or in the community.This role would be suited to those with a genuine desire to promote the independence and inclusion in society of people with a disability. As well as a desire to support individuals to have a voice, choice, and exercise control over their own lives to achieve their individual goals
Position Description - Support Workers
Ideally you will have
Experience supporting clients with complex needs, related to their disability, health or social condition and an awareness of how this impacts that person and their family/carers.
Previous experience in working with clients who benefit from behaviour support
Current First Aid certificate
Valid National Police History Check
Valid Working With Children's Check (WWCC)
Current Australian Driver's License Why work for us?
We are a leading disability service provider in NSW and the ACT, providing services and support for people with disabilities and their families and carers.
You will have your contribution valued and to have opportunities to grow your career with us.
A family friendly workplace is offered and support provided for staff to manage their home and work lives effectively.
Being a not-for-profit organisation, salary packaging is available to all staff; this can increase your take home pay.
Learning & career opportunities How to Apply
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Attach a cover letter addressing the essential qualifications & experience/person specifications contained in the position description
Quote the job reference number 1727SWR in your cover letter.
Attach your updated Resume The closing date for this position is 9th July 2017
Northcott is an EEO employer and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities. Essential pre-employment checks will be conducted