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Residential Disability Support Worker- Wollongong (BB-847AD)

Found in: Fidanto AU

The Role BRC is seeking passionate and experienced Disability Support Workers to join our established casual pool. The role will provide support adults and children with a disability both in their home and in the community across multiple locations in NSW. A disability support worker is responsible for providing care and support to clients with a range of complex needs. A key focus of the role is to promote independence and skill building that is appropriate for the client's abilities. Other duties include providing personal care, administering medication, meal preparation and community access. In some instances, a disability support worker may have to support individuals who have complex behavioural needs. A disability support worker will contribute to the wider wellbeing of the individuals that they support. This will be achieved by providing accurate and detailed shift reports, incident reports and progress notes and working collaboratively with the wider care team. Also, the disability support worker will contribute to the health, safety, and hygiene of the physical environment. Essential Requirements Education Certificate III in Disability, Individual Support, or similar discipline Experience and understanding A minimum of 6 months paid experience in a Supported Independent Living or Day Option settingAn understanding of a range of different disabilities and how they may affect the individualExperience supporting individuals with reduced mobilityExperience administering medicationDemonstrated experience managing complex and challenging behaviorsUnderstanding of professional boundariesKnowledge and understanding of National Standards for Disability ServicesEffective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills Certificates and licenses Working with Children CheckWillingness to undergo a police checkUnrestricted NSW Driver's LicenseProvide First Aid Certificate HLTAID003 less than 3 years oldProvide CPR HLTAID001 less than 12 months old Reward and Recognition Flexible hours across 7 daysAbove award remuneration, starting at 35.46 SuperOpportunity to work with several leading organisationDue to the high volume of responses only successful candidates will be contacted, thank you for your understanding. Report this job advert

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location_on Wollongong, Illawarra South Coast, Australia

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