Lifestyle Solutions

Disability Support Worker - Casual (BB-B50F8)

Found in: Neuvoo AU

Description:
  • Support Worker | Disability
  • Alice Springs Location
  • We are seeking passionate, energetic and caring support workers who enjoy what they do - improving the lives of their customers.

    Own It - How we get the job done

    In Alice Springs we are fortunate to assist a diverse range of customers who have complex needs within our Accommodation services. We are providing innovative and flexible person centered support for people living with a disability in our community. Our Service in Alice Springs accommodates women who have moderate to severe intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder and require complex support.

    As a Support Worker in this team, you will be required to:

  • Help customers engage with their local communities, culture and recreational activities
  • Assist with and coach independent life skills such as cooking & cleaning
  • Provide a high level personal care using hoists and other mechanisms
  • Administer medication and adhere to support plans
  • Complete clear, concise and factual handover notes and incident reports
  • Manage complex and challenging behaviours
  • Assist with peg feeding
  • Sleep over & awake over night shifts
  •   Make It Matter - What you will bring to make a difference in other's lives

  • Strong communication skills
  • Current drivers licence (Mandatory requirement)
  • Current Ochre Card (or be willing to obtain)
  • Current First Aid Certificate, HLTAID003
  • Formal qualifications in Disability, Community Services or Welfare will be advantageous
  • Be willing to be available to work a 24/7 rotating roster which includes evenings, awake shifts, sleepovers and weekend shifts
  • Previous experience supporting people with a range of behavioural concerns and medical needs 
  • Keep Calm & Be Happy - How you will interact with people and other benefits

    Joining Lifestyle Solutions makes you feel like you are making a difference in people's lives. Our team is here because they care, and because of this, we have an enriching and rewarding culture within our teams. You will be able to:

  • Use your strong communication and interpersonal skills to engage with a wide variety of customers
  • Be able to remain calm in stressful situations
  • Work collaboratively in a complex environment as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Work within a Self Managed Team
  • Respect - Who we are and why we do it

    We're people who care. Lifestyle Solutions provides services to people with a disability, young people and children in Out of Home Care, their families and communities. Our customers receive services designed to meet their everyday needs and support them to achieve their goals. Our national workforce is committed to providing service that is reliable, responsive, flexible, friendly, empathetic and caring. We believe everyone is equal. We stand for everyone in society having equal opportunity and equal respect. We do this by providing our customers access to quality services and dedicated people who make a real difference in their lives. We believe this is everyone's fundamental right.

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