Adzuna logo

Disability Support Worker - Outer Eastern Suburbs

Salary: $30 - 35 per year
Location: Croydon
Company: Hearth Support Services
Apply for this job

We are looking for experienced, reliable and empathetic Support Workers who want to make a difference by supporting our participants in achieving their goals and living their best life.

Hearth is looking for support workers in the Outer Eastern Suburbs, such as Croydon (3136) and the surrounding area.

The role may involve:

  • Assistance with community access and recreational activities
  • Personal care (showering, toileting, and personal hygiene assistance)
  • Manual handling and/or the use of equipment to support mobility (wheelchairs or hoists)
  • Transportation and supporting social engagement
  • Light domestic duties such as meal preparation and cleaning

Requirements

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience supporting people with Mental Health and Complex Behaviours
  • Professional or lived experience supporting and/or caring for a person with a disability
  • Experience using a Hoist, PEG Feeding, or with Epilepsy Management
  • Flexible availability & a long-term commitment to Hearth

Essential criteria:

  • An understanding of the disability/community services sector and person-centred support
  • Transferable life/work skills along with a caring and compassionate approach
  • A valid driver's license and a reliable vehicle
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • The legal right to work in Australia
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A genuine interest in the wellbeing & inclusion of people with disabilities

Benefits

  • Attractive remuneration starting from $30.00 per hour plus super
  • Potential career development opportunities
  • A matching process designed to build long term relationships between support workers and participants
  • Enjoy ongoing support from a dedicated Relationship Manager, who is your central point of contact and committed to ensuring a safe work environment
  • Extensive online training and specialised training as required, run by leading professionals
Apply for this job

Salary comparison:

Salaries

The number of jobs in each salary range for all:

Similar jobs

Disability Support Worker and PCA
$29.00 to $45.00
Labour Care
East Melbourne, VIC, 3138
Disability Support Worker
Regal Care Pty Ltd
South Morang, Victoria
Mental Health Nurse- Behaviour Support Practitioner - Outer Eastern Melbourne
$83,582-$124,081 inc Annual Leave Loading & Super
Everyday Independence
Melbourne, VIC, 3136
Disability Support Worker
McArthur
Victoria, Endeavour Hills
Disability Support Worker
McArthur
Victoria, Lilydale