Disability Support Worker - Rockhampton

  • Job Reference: 00024657-1
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Edmen
  • Website: https://jobsincentralqueensland.au
  • Location: Rockhampton
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Casual

Job Description

✨Join Edmen - Where Every Day is a New Adventure!✨

Are you tired of your daily routine and ready for a fulfilling journey where you can make a real difference? Look no further, because Edmen wants you! Edmen Community is Australia’s largest provider of Youth and Disability Support Workers across Australia. We work in partnership with Australia's top community services organisations to provide workforce solutions and are constantly growing, evolving and adapting to the ever-changing industry. We offer round-the-clock care to people living with a disability in different settings, such as residential, community access, and supported independent living (SIL) and if you have a caring heart, a sense of adventure, and a passion to change and empower people’s lives, we'd love to have you join us.

✨ About You: ✨

✅ Hold a Certificate III in Community Services, Individual Support, Disabilities or similar 
✅ Australian Drivers Licence (P2 or higher)
✅ QLD Working with Children Check (Blue Card) 
✅ NDIS Worker Check (Yellow Card)
✅ Current First Aid & CPR certificate
✅ The ability to work a mixture of day, night and weekend shifts as required

Edmen Community Staffing Solutions is an employer of equal opportunity and encourages CALD, LGBTQIA+ and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

✨About the Position: ✨

As a Disability Support Worker, you'll be part of something extraordinary. You will provide day-to-day assistance, personal care, social support, and empowerment to help people living with a disability to achieve their goals and maximise their independence.

The role is a casual opportunity with consistent hours offering flexible work arrangements and great work-life balance.

✨Responsibilities: ✨

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide personal care and assistance with daily living activities to individuals with disabilities
  • Foster a supportive and empowering environment that promotes independence and inclusion
  • Assist clients in maintaining a clean and safe living space, including light housekeeping and meal preparation
  • Support clients in accessing community resources, transportation, and social activities
  • Administer medication and monitor health conditions, as directed by healthcare professionals
  • Document and maintain accurate records of client progress, care plans, and any incidents
  • Demonstrate sensitivity and respect for cultural diversity, personal preferences, and individual needs
  • Communicate effectively with clients, their families, and the care team to ensure continuity of care
  • Respond to emergencies and crisis situations with appropriate care and intervention
  • Uphold ethical standards and maintain confidentiality regarding client information
  • Adhere to health and safety regulations and guidelines to ensure the well-being of clients and yourself
  • Provide emotional support and companionship, fostering a positive and nurturing relationship with clients
Apply Now and let your Edmen adventure begin!