|Company:||Life Without Barriers|
About the Organisation
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 6,500 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
About the Role
This is a challenging but rewarding opportunity for you to make a positive difference in the lives of the children our organisation supports through our Out of Home Care Program.
As a Residential Support Worker, your role will be to provide care and support to children who have been placed into the care of Life Without Barriers.
The role will be supporting children in a family group home setting in Kalgoorlie with a team of staff committed to seeing the best outcomes for our young clients.
You must have experience working with children who have experienced trauma and demonstrate challenging behaviours.
You will be supported by a larger care team and ongoing training will be provided.
*The Employer considers that being male is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under Section 27 (2), (c), (e) and (g) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984.
Shifts will be:
- After school and sleepover shifts with school drop off in the morning.
- Full day shifts if a child is not at school
- Day shift and night shift on the weekends.
Skills & Experience:
How to Apply
Include your resume and covering letter in one document, click ‘Apply’ and follow the prompts. For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Sunday 17th of October
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