Lifestyle Support Worker

Bespoke Lifestyles

Bring your love of art and music to your work as you facilitate this fun loving lady's daily life

  • Multiple shifts available
  • Casual employee with Superannuation
  • Immediate start
Picture an image of Frida Kahlo, a creative woman wearing colourful dresses and flowers in her hair. There is a woman living in her own townhouse who too loves to wear colourful dresses and flowers in her hair and yes, she is an artist too! She requires assistance to maintain her independence and live in her own home. The Support is needed for personal care, connecting with her community, going on holidays and all the ordinary stuff in-between.
 
The Role
An opportunity has opened up to join this lady’s team of supports.  The role is a great mix of in-home support and community access.  You will be assisting with personal care, home duties and meal preparation in home before bouncing out the door to attend therapy appointments, going out and about to facilitate the incidental exercise and attending organised social events and activities. She loves wearing nice dresses and flowers in her hair, creating art, people watching, going to the pub and socialising with family and friends. Your ability to recognise interests and initiate new activities will be highly welcomed.
 
Hours
At this stage we foresee 4-5 days per week becoming available including day shifts from 8am to 4pm, overnight sleepovers and weekends. 
 
About You
You’d be a lady of similar age (40yrs) with lots of initiative and self-motivation who comes with a “do with not do for” approach and can appreciate that there is a strong but subtle developmental aspect to this type of work.  Being adaptable and resourceful and most importantly responsive to assist with her everyday needs will see you being a great fit for the team.
 
Requirements
  • Experience working with, or exposure to people with different abilities
  • Comfortable with female personal care
  • Open Drivers licence
  • Own Car
  • Similar interests – art, music, health and wellbeing,
The Offer
This is a lady that’s fun to be around and you will experience what life can look like for people when those that love them create a life with choice and control.
There are regular team meetings where your contribution of ideas, observations and suggestions will be welcomed and explored. 
You benefit from being engaged as a casual employee with superannuation guarantee and covered by Home WorkCover insurance.
 
To Apply
If this role resonates with you and you feel you have the skills and passion to join the team and facilitate the life of this lady please send your resume and a cover letter outlining how you can enrich her life. 
Please note applications without a cover letter will not be considered