Support Worker -- Bringelly

$23.00 - $30.00 hourly
  • ACARES
  • Bringelly NSW, Australia
  • Mar 24, 2020
Casual Disability Care

Job Description

Accommodation and Care Solutions (ACARES) is an aged and disability care provider established in 2003. ACARES provides support for individuals with disabilities throughout Sydney and regional Sydney.

About us:

ACARES provides support for individuals with disabilities throughout Sydney and regional Sydney. Our philosophy of care provision is based on providing opportunities to enhance the lives of individuals and delivering a seamless level of care.

What we are looking for?

We are seeking a experienced Personal Support worker to support an individual with complex care requirements in Bringelly.

  • Shift requirements include a Support Worker experienced in supporting an individual with a brain injury and non-verbal communication.
  • Training on the job provided.
  • Variety of morning, afternoon and night shifts available, 7 days per week.

Mandatory requirements:

  • Working with Children Check (Employee WWCC).
  • Minimum 1 year experience in a Disability Support Worker role with a non-verbal client
  • National Police Check (issued within the last 12 months).
  • Current First aid and CPR certificates.

Highly desirable:

  • Current driver's licence and registered car.
  • Prior experience with complex care (catheter care, peg-feeding, medication administration)

Applications: Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted to discuss this opportunity.