Disability Support Workers Needed - BOC experience

Healthcare Australia

Work for Australia's largest specialist recruitment and staffing provider in the Health and Community Care industry.

  • Weekly pay
  • Ongoing Shifts
  • Work Flexibility
The role

Healthcare Australia is seeking committed Disability Support Workers with experience supporting clients that have high behaviours of concern (BOC) for ongoing shifts in Ivanhoe, Victoria. 

The primary duties of the role include:
Supporting NDIS participants to reach their set goals in life
-Taking the participant out into the community
-Taking the participant to their doctor’s appointment
-Building a good relationship rapport with the participant
-Assisting with daily living activities such as personal care, domestic tasks and transportation
-Providing one on one support to the NDIS participants within their homes
-Helping the participant with other living aspects, as specified by their NDIS plan.

If you are a person with a kind, patient and empathetic nature, and willing to provide with your upmost care; then this role could be a match for you.

Essential Criteria:

• Minimum of 3 months paid experience in supporting people with disabilities.
Two relevant, professional and industry related reference checks.
Working with Children’s Check, or willing to obtain one
• Have a current, or willing be to obtain a First Aid (HLTAID003) and CPR (HLTAID001) certificate.
• Willing to undergo a police check 
• Car, Drivers Licence and Full Comprehensive Insurance
• Must have Experience with Challenging Behaviours
• Experience working with Intellectual Disabilities is desirable

Benefits of working for HCA:

• Weekly pay
• Supportive team
• Ongoing shifts
• Free Manual Handling training on offer
• Free National Police Check – we run one ourselves
• eHCA mobile phone app – for ease of updating your availability, submitting time sheets and viewing your booked shifts

If you would like to apply, please email to: irina.shevchuk@healthcareaustralia.com.au, including your resume and cover letter. Alternatively click the “Apply Now” link.

To be considered for this role applicants must have the right to work in Australia and undergo a DWES check. Only successful applicants will be contacted.