Disability Support Worker

Healthcare Australia

Disability Support Worker (DDSO1Q), part-time roles - Change Makers needed to support people with disabilities to live great lives! Apply now!

  • Work for an organisation that values their employees
  • Enjoy a rewarding and flexible career
  • Attractive pay rates
Healthcare Australia and Aruma have partnered up for a number of amazing opportunities for those in the Disability and Community Care Industry who are passionate and dedicated workers!
Healthcare Australia is Australia's largest specialist recruitment and staffing provider in the health and community services industry. We look for people who share our core values of integrity, excellence, collaboration, sustainability and innovation. Aruma is a new name in disability services, but they’re definitely not the new kids on the block. You might remember them as House with No Steps and The Tipping Foundation, two great organisations, with over 100 years of combined experience, who came together in 2018.

Position: Disability Development and Support Worker (DDSO1Q)
Work Type: Permanent - Part time
Location: Traralgon, VIC
Aruma needs YOU (yes, you!) 

At Aruma, we support people with disabilities to live great lives. It is the reason we exist – after all, why should anyone have to settle for anything less? To make this a reality, we rely on the skill and commitment of our Aruma team.  
We are looking for like-minded people who have the same values. There is no specific ‘mould’, we need a team that is as diverse as our customers. 

There are, however, a few boxes you will need to tick: 

  • Be enthusiastic about supporting people with disabilities to live great lives. The lives they want and choose, putting the people we support first. That is non-negotiable 
  • Current Driver’s Licence 
  • Current First Aid Certificate with CPR 
  • Cert IV in Disability Support or equivalent qualification
  • Current Working with Children Check (WWCC)
  • Current National Police Check (NPC)
  • Strong sense of accountability and confidentiality 
  • Flexibility in the hours you work each week 
  • Experience in personal care and Challenging behaviours and happy for this to be part of your job 
Successful applicants will be initially employed by the Department of Health and Human Services and managed by Aruma until employment transitions to Aruma as part of the Victorian transfer of Government Disability Services to the NDIS. Employment, salary, and benefits will be in accordance with Disability Services Enterprise Agreement Victoria 2018 – 2022, classification Level DDSO1 & 1Q.

To be part of the Aruma journey, apply now!
Please include a cover letter and a current resume outlining your relevant experience and qualifications  
Find out more about us at aruma.com.au 

Our success depends on YOU. We would love to hear your story. 
If you are passionate about supporting people with disabilities to be active, inclusive participants in their communities and would like to work in a role that is both challenging and rewarding, we would love to hear from you. 
Aruma is a Child Safe Organisation.