Disability Support Worker

$26.87 - $43.98 hourly
  • Hills Nursing
  • Canoelands NSW, Australia
  • Nov 29, 2019
Part Time Nursing, Community, Medical Disability Care

Job Description

Hills Nursing currently has vacancies for dependable and reliable Assistants in Nursing to provide in-home care to our disability client in Canoelands, NSW.

Please note that a travel incentive from your home is offered for this service due to the remote location.

The shifts for this client are as follows:

(Weekly) Tuesday 11:30am - 3:45pm

(Fortnightly) Thursday 11:30am - 8pm

(Fortnightly - on week) Sunday 8am - 12pm

(Fortnightly - off week) Sunday 12pm - 8pm

Successful candidates may also be provided the opportunity to pick up other shifts.

As an AIN, you may provide a variety of services to our client, including:

  • Personal care and grooming
  • Medication prompting
  • Assistance around the home
  • Social support
  • In-home respite
  • Manual handling - using a hoist or lifter

To be successful, you will have:

  • Previous experience providing care and support to elderly or disabled clients, preferably in a community setting
  • A relevant Certificate III or IV qualification, or willingness to obtain
  • A current First Aid certificate
  • A current driver’s licence, and reliable car with comprehensive insurance
  • Smart phone and email access
  • Current Police Check and Working with Children Check (or willing to obtain/renew)
  • Great time management
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills
  • Professional presentation

Applicants will be required to provide originals or certified copies of all essential documentation.

About us

Hills Nursing is a leading provider of in-home care that has been supporting clients in the community for over 60 years, providing a range of aged care, disability care, respite care and nursing services.

For more information about Hills Nursing, please visit our website www.hillsnursing.com.au

Posting Date

Nov 29, 2019