Support Worker - CENTRAL COAST, NSW

Qualified Carers Services Pty Ltd

DRIVER'S LICENCE & CAR, Cert in Aged/Disability Care, Police Check, First Aid, WWCC, Experience as a support worker,

  • Casual Position
  • Flexible working arrangements and salary packaging
Please Note: No Sponsorship is offered for this position

Support Worker - CENTRAL COAST, NSW

Join a charitable, not-for-profit (NFP) organisation that works hand-in-hand with disability, aged care and community service organisations across Australia to connect them with the best workforce solutions.

The Team supports organisations by providing them with a responsive, tailored workforce solution which includes skilled and experienced team members able to deliver high-quality services to meet an emergency, short-term and long-term needs.

Its positive proactive culture and our team are rewarded through our many attractive benefits programmes including flexible working arrangements and salary packaging.    

About the role

Currently looking for Support Workers who are looking for a position with a great Company, and who are committed to providing excellent care to individuals.  They have lots of locations throughout New South Wales, so they can offer lots of variety in placement.  The positions are casual. 
The role of the Support Worker includes supporting clients with: 
  • personal care
  • mealtime assistance
  • development of general living skills
  • behavioural and emotional techniques
  • assisting them to access community and recreation programs
  • general supervision and general administration tasks
  • development of their social living skills
About You

As a team member you will need to:
  • show initiative
  • have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • be empathetic and caring
  • be resilient and adaptable
  • committed to providing exceptional quality care to clients
Your Skills and Experience

To be successful in the role, you will require the following skills and experience:
  • A Certificate in Ageing Support, Community Services, Health Services Assistant, Individual Support (Ageing, Ageing and Home and Community, or Disability), Mental Health and/or Youth Work or working towards, or a commitment to enrol within 1 month of commencement and complete course within 12 months (Cert III) and 18 months (Cert IV).
  • Experience working in the role of support work or similar.
  • A current National Police Clearance Certificate and has an issue date of less than 12 months ago.
  • A current HLTAID003 (or equivalent) First Aid Certificate
  • A current Working With Children Check
  • A current NSW Drivers Licence (P2 or above) and access to a reliable vehicle.
Other Requirements
  • Candidates will need to possess a current National Police Clearance that is less than 12 months since date of issue.
  • Candidates will need to demonstrate compliance, or willingness to comply with our Immunisation and Vaccination policy
How to Apply

If you are the person we have outlined above, then please apply by:
  • responding to this ad
  • Include your current resume that provides details (name, email and telephone number) of 2 employment related referees.
The team will be reviewing applications for this position as they are received.  If you are one of the applicants who may be the right fit for the position, you will be contacted via email.  

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Please click Apply and enter your details. If you already have an account with Qualified Carers please go directly to our site to apply.