Support Worker

Seeking experienced Support Worker’s to work on a casual position in the Rockhampton Region.
Your new company
This organisation is a local support service that has been providing services over many years in the Rockhampton Region to assist clients with NDIS plans. They specialise in providing personalised services to individuals who require in home or community support. Due to an increase in clients an opportunity now exists for a passionate support worker in Rockhampton.

Your new role
This is an interactive and rewarding opportunity for you to assist clients with their day-to-day living while encouraging them to maintain their independence. Your day-to-day tasks will include:
  • Assisting and supporting clients with daily tasks such as shopping, cooking, exercising and household tasks;
  • Meeting client needs in the least restrictive way possible;
  • Mentoring clients and assisting them to develop independent living skills;
  • Assisting in dispensing client medication and adherence to client support plans;
  • Completing clear and factual handover notes and incident reports;
  • Managing complex and challenging client behaviours (including aggressive behaviours).

What you'll need to succeed
This organization is looking for applicants with experience in the disability support sector who are dedicated, reliable and have great communication skills. To be successful in the role, you will meet the following criteria:
  • Hold a valid (P) Blue Card and Yellow Card
  • NDIS Worker Screening
  • Certificate III in Community Support or relevant to the field (or enrolled in same)
  • At least one (1) year of experience as a disability support worker
  • To have current vaccination records including the annual influenza and COVID 19 vaccine as required by the QLD government
  • Current CPR and First aid Training
  • Current driver’s license and own vehicle
  • Flexible working hours

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a committed, community focused organization. This is for casual position with varying rosters.

What you need to do now
If you would like to apply for this role or find out more information please send an up to date resume to Lauren Colwell via lauren.colwell@hays.com.au or call the Mackay Office on 07 4960 1126.

LHS 297508 #2650394

Summary

Job Type
Temporary
Industry
Healthcare & Medical
Location
QLD, Regional
Specialism
Healthcare
Ref:
2650394

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lauren Colwell, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Mackay
Level 3, 45 Victoria St

Telephone: 0749601126

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