Disability Support Worker

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Healthcare Australia is Australia’s largest specialist recruitment and staffing provider in the health and community services industry. We look for people who are energetic and passionate about the work they do!
  
The role

We are seeking experienced Disability Support Workers for casual shifts, including sleepovers, in different locations across Southeast & Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Your primary responsibility as a Disability Support Worker is providing support for those in a support NDIS participants living with a disability in their private homes

Responsibilities involve manual handling, community access, transportation, personal care and companionship. This role is perfect for someone with a person-centered approach, who is energetic and excited to make a difference in people’s lives and is passionate about the work they do.

Shifts available mainly in the South East and East of Melbourne

Pay rate – Starting at $38 per hour and up to $80 on public holidays

Eligibility criteria:

  • Minimum of 6 months paid experience in Disability or Age care 
  • relevant qualification in Disability /Aged Care/Individual Support or higher Diploma qualification in Community Services 
  • Two relevant, professional and industry related reference checks.
  • Must be willing to provide or obtain a Victorian Working with Children’s Check for employment purposes.
  • Must be willing to provide or obtain a NDIS worker screening check
  • Have a current or be willing to obtain a First Aid (HLTAID003 or HLTAID004) and CPR (HLTAID001) certificate.
  • Manual Handling Certificate  

  
Benefits of working for HCA:

  • Above award wages
  • Free Victorian police checks
  • eHCA mobile app to manage your availability, shifts and submit timesheets
  • Varied shifts available
  • Be supported in your role and be a part of our team in a company that is growing at an impressive speed in this industry
  • Opportunity to work close to home in a rewarding career

  
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To be considered for this role applicants must have the right to work in Australia

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