Disability Support Worker

About us
Healthcare Australia is Australia’s largest specialist recruitment and staffing provider in the health and community services industry. We look for people who share our core values of integrity, excellence, collaboration, sustainability, and innovation.

The role
We are seeking committed Disability Support Workers for ongoing shifts in the Northern and Western Suburbs such as Coburg, Fawkner, Preston, South Morang, Tullamarine, Werribee, Bendigo and surrounding suburbs. Your primary responsibility will be to support NDIS participants living with a disability in their private homes. This can involve manual handling, community access, transportation, personal care and companionship. This role is perfect for someone with a person-centred approach, who is energetic and excited to make a difference in people’s lives and is passionate about the work they do
  
Shifts are available 7 days per week at a variety of times

Essential criteria:

  • Minimum of 6 months paid experience in supporting people with disabilities
  • High Manual Handling skills and experience such as using hoist, sliding sheet, assisting with transfers from bed to wheelchair
  • NDIS Workers Screening Check clearance
  • Employment Working with Children’s Check, or willing to obtain one
  • Have a current, or willing be to obtain a First Aid(HLTAID003) and CPR (HLTAID001) certificate
  • Two relevant, professional and industry related reference checks
  • Medication Administration, PEG Feeding certificate and experience are highly regarded

Benefits of working for HCA:

  • Above award wages
  • Ongoing shifts
  • Work close to home
  • eHCA app – HCA’s fantastic one-stop app managing all your work-related tasks
  • 24/7 support team
  • Dedicated recruiter for your streamlined onboarding experience
  • Online self-service portal – simple and intuitive documents management
  • Free Victorian police checks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Trainings available

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To be considered for this role applicants must have the right to work in Australia and be willing to undergo a police check (at no charge to you). Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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