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Disability Support Workers - Lake

Nextt


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Permanent Full time Standard business hours
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Job TitleDisability Support Workers - Lake Macquarie LocationToronto Office Position Description YOUR NEW COMPANY: At Nextt, for more than 20 years we have been making a difference by supporting people with mental health challenges to achieve their goals and to live an independent life. We employ over 1800 staff and services across NSW, VIC, QLD and SA, we provide quality, person-centered support to more than 1500 clients each year. Join our team and support our clients to get more out of life! ABOUT THE ROLE: We are keen to welcome aboard a group of dedicated and person-centered Support Workers to assist our clients in the West & East Lake Macquarie. This is an opportunity to pave a rewarding career where no two days will ever be the same when you are providing support to our clients and you will be available to work flexible hours (approximately 20 hours per week of community access with the potential to grow) and providing support that includes: Implementing our client's Positive Behaviour Support Plans Access the community to assist our clients in building confidence Mentor clients on appropriate behaviours Support clients in learning life skills Experience with spinal cord injury essential Experience with bowel care and catherer care essential Personal Care Manual handling (hoist transfer) WE NEED YOU TO HAVE: Current Blue & Yellow Card/NDIS Card, First Aid and CPR Valid Australian drivers' licence and own car that is fully insured Reliable and punctual with strong communication skills Proven ability and experience in providing social support, community access, life skills development and other various duties that encourage capacity building Experience in personal care and working with people with dementia Experience in mental health will be high regarded Mobile phone with internet access The right to work within Australia Ability to complete online training In accordance with the Chief Health Officers COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Direction, candidates for this role are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status as a condition of employment. FINAL THOUGHTS: Do not hesitate to apply today


Skills
MENTAL HEALTH
PUNCTUAL
STRONG COMMUNICATION SKILLS

Licenses & certifications
CPR

Perks & benefits
Training
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Market average based on all Disability Support Worker jobs in Canberra ACT
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$60k - $70k
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Market average
$60k
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Actual pay is not disclosed by the employer

Job details
Date posted
22 May 2022
Category
Social Work & Community Services
Occupation
Aged & Disability Care
Estimated
$60k ~ $70k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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