Support Workers - Casual (Multiple Positions)
Logan, North Brisbane and Bayside Areas
- Logan area
- Mid to Far North Brisbane
- North and South Bayside
About these opportunities
Wellways Australia is going through an exciting transformation and we need Support Workers to join our growing teams in the Logan, North Brisbane and Bayside areas. As a Support Worker, you will deliver a variety of services to participants and support them to live a fulfilling and meaningful life in the community. Your working day will include:
- Personal care
- Domestic activities
- Social and community participation
- Varying skills development activities
To be successful you will need a Certificate 3 or 4 in Mental Health and or Disability / Aged Care / Home / Community Care experience. Also, necessary is that you have a current valid Driver's Licence and registered vehicle (including insurance). A satisfactory Police Record Check as well as Blue Card (Working with Children) and Yellow Card (Working with Disability) or willingness to obtain, are a must. Note, it is advantageous if the applicant also has a background in hoisting, peg feeding, and challenging behaviour.
You probably are aware of the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission has released an online module for NDIS workers called ‘Quality, Safety and You' this assist all NDIS workers to better support people with disability. This online module must be completed by all new Wellways employees before commencement, or certificate of completion attached to the application.
We are a value-based organisation. We stand for Honesty, Acceptance, Fairness, Commitment, and Participation.
Wellways Australia is a leading not-for-profit organisation dedicated to ensuring all Australians lead active and fulfilling lives in their community. We work with individuals, families and the community to help them imagine and achieve better lives. We advocate for change to make sure people can access the best possible care and information when they need it. We provide a wide range of services and assistance for people with mental health issues, disabilities, youth, and older Australians and those requiring community care.
Benefits - If you join our organisation, then you will enjoy include:
- Competitive casual weekday and weekend rates
- Salary package up to $15,899 per annum
- Flexible working conditions and
- Access to ongoing support and career development opportunities
How to apply
For a full list of our staff benefits, to download a position description and to apply, please visit our Careers page (www.wellways.org/careers-wellways) & enter ref code: 4850390.
For a confidential discussion, please contact: Natasha Kukunovski - Recruitment Advisor (07) 3184 3309 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close, Wednesday, 2 October 2019
We warmly encourage people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and people with a lived experience of mental health and disability to apply.