Synapse S

Lifestyle Support Worker (BB-807E6)

Found in: Fidanto AU

About Us We want to do things better and make sure Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander people with disability get access to the best services and support to live well in their community. Synapse provides a range of services for people who have been impacted by brain injury and disability. We promote social and emotional wellbeing, self-determination and choice through information, specialist support and targeted research activities. About the Role Synapse have a number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identified opportunities for Support Workers in Cairns. No qualifications are required as the relevant training will be provided We are looking for people to join our growing team that are committed to the best outcomes for Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander people with disability. Your experience and knowledge of community and culture and helping others stay connected with mob and doing the things that are important to social and emotional well-being are the most important skills for this role. About You The successful candidates will assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people impacted by brain injury to be part of and function in the community while finding their identity and self-belief. The candidates will have an understanding of the issues that impact on both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures demonstrated capacity to relate to people with a profound disability, their families guardian, and the ability to think and act calmly and deal sensitively with people in distress the ability to work with individuals and link them in with other community resources that promote choice and self-determination the ability to work as part of a strong team in the provision of support to people with disability. Information Session It is a requirement of the application process that you attend an information session. These will take place at our Warner St housing location on Tuesday 30th of March 2021 from 6.00pm-8.00pm. Please register your attendance via this link https e 145395354419 For more information, please contact Janine Taylor, on 07 4230 0670 or email recruitment Please forward your Cover Letter and Resume to this email address. To be considered for this role you must identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and have a valid Yellow Card or be able to obtain an NDIS Worker Screening Check. Please note No recruitment industry services are required at this point in time Aboriginality and or Torres Strait Islander is a genuine occupational qualification and is authorised by Section 25 1 of the Anti-Discrimination Act, 1991.The application form will include these questions Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia How many years #x27 experience do you have as a support worker Do you have prior experience as a disability support worker Right to live and workYou must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.Report this job advert

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