High Care Support Worker (BB-27F02)
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We value a diverse workforce with different life experiences, skills and backgrounds including people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTQIA+ and people from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds
Avivo is passionate about supporting people to live as valued citizens. We work in partnership with people to develop innovative and flexible supports that assist them to lead their lives as they choose.
We are looking for confident, flexible and enthusiastic Support Worker to join our specialist high care team supporting a teen (who is dependant on medical technology to maintain respiratory function) living in the Maylands area.
Providing ventilator management and hoisting Providing a range of support services including personal care, manual handling and social support Providing complex support services including tracheostomy care and peg feeding Providing reliable, timely and flexible services that best meet the needs of the individual and their family Problem solving issues with the person and/or their family, and the team
What we require:
Previous support work experience in Disability is desirable Demonstrated reliability, flexibility and a positive attitude Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and listening A current First Aid certificate and Working with Children's Check or willingness to obtain one A NDIS Worker screening check or willingness to obtain one Must be residing in or around the Bayswater Area. A valid driver’s licence and a reliable vehicle are essential Must have flexible availability to work the following shifts; Thursday 2.15am - 7.00am (awake shift) Friday 2.15am - 7.00am (awake shift) Saturday 10am - 2pm
In return, you will receive 9.5% superannuation and a minimum rate of $28.41 per hour. Once deemed competent following extensive, paid training with our Nurse Consultants, this rate will increase. Option to salary package up to $18,550 tax free!
To apply, you must attach an updated resume and a cover letter as one document.
Making an appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory National Police Clearance.
Closing date for applications is on Monday 12th April 2021
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