Support Worker - Filipino speaking

$20.00 - $35.00 hourly
  • The Co-Group Limited
  • Southern and Western Sydney
  • Jun 17, 2020
Casual Disability Care Aged Care

Job Description

Support Worker

The Co-Group Limited is a not for profit organisation servicing NDIS providers within the Disability Sector. The organisation is innovative using cloud-based systems, relying on the expertise and integrity of expert staff to deliver superior service to our clients.

The Co-Group is progressively expanding our services and as such we are looking for passionate and dedicated Support Workers who want to work with an impressive organisation and who are committed to lifting the standards of care provided at home or in the community.

Responsibilities and Duties

The role will encompass responsibilities related to:

  • Supporting clients to regulate their emotions
  • Supporting clients with personal care and mealtime support
  • Providing active support for clients assisting them to develop their general living skills
  • Providing support to access the community and recreation programs
  • Where required supporting clients with personal care and mealtime support
  • Providing general supervision and general administration tasks

You will need strong communication skills and effective ways of teaching people to increase their social living skills.

Qualifications and Skills

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • Ability to speak and understand English and Filipino;
  • Minimum Certificate IV in Aged Care, Disability, Home and Community Care or relevant industry qualification
  • Minimum of 2 year’s experience working in the Community Services sector
  • Experience working with adults with autism and/or behaviours of concern
  • Experience and willingness to work with challenging behaviours and mental health
  • A current National Police Clearance Certificate
  • A current First Aid Certificate
  • A current working with children check
  • Eligible working rights in Australia
  • Current Australian driver’s license and a fully insured and reliable motor vehicle
  • Contemporary office skills including operating Microsoft Office environment

 

What we can offer you

  • Flexible shifts
  • Extremely supportive management team
  • Rewarding role and competitive rates of pay
  • Regular work
  • Thorough induction and training program

Posting Date

Jun 17, 2020