6 Feb
Disability Support Worker - Hazelbrook
NSW

Are you looking for an opportunity in Aged/Disability Services that is not only rewarding, stimulating and secure, but makes a real difference in your community?

Aged and Disability Support Work is an essential and rapidly expanding industry with high levels of satisfaction and security.

There are also great opportunities to improve and enhance your skills or transition from a different industry. Opportunities range from domestic duties to skilled support positions.

About Southern Cross

Southern Cross has been supporting people in their communities throughout NSW, QLD, SA, VIC and ACT since 1984.

We arrange the provision of an extensive range of aged support and disability services for people in their private home and community.

Support Workers are supported by Southern Cross' Skilled Service and Admin team.

About the opportunity

Description:

  • Disability Support Worker
  • Hazelbrook

Southern Cross is seeking motivated, caring and committed individuals as Disability Support Workers to provide care and support to a 39-year-old Male who is ventilator dependent and living in his own home. 

This support will enable the person with a disability to remain living in their home whilst receiving assistance for all of their everyday living tasks and achieving their person centred and therapy goals. 

Duties include:

  • Assistance with Personal care tasks 
  • Assistance with Therapy tasks
  • Use of Mobility equipment – e.g. hoist, wheelchair, shower chair
  • Light Domestic assistance
  • Meal preparation
  • Community participation – e.g. medical appointments, Shopping and/or social outings

Shift times

  • 9am to 1pm Monday to Friday

Requirements

  • current references
  • mobile phone
  • current drivers licence and reliable vehicle

As part of the application process, all successful applicants must receive a National Criminal History Clearance and need to obtain a Working with Children Clearance to commence working as a Support Worker.          

Reference DD408