Disability Support Worker - Atherton - Tenders Global

Disability Support Worker – Atherton

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  • Posted 6 months ago



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  • Salary Packaging: Up to $15,900 salary packaging per financial year   
  • Benefits: Fitness Passport & HCF Private Health Insurance discounts 
  • Extra Leave: 4 weeks annual leave + additional 5 days leave 
  • Career growth: Genuine career opportunities  
  • Work life balance: Flexible work arrangements – OVERNIGHTS A MUST
  • Salary: Competitive remuneration  
  • Culture: Friendly and close-knit team environment 
  • Hours: Casual, Monday to Sunday with OVERNIGHTS
  • Location: Atherton

About uS…

Breakthru is part of the Royal Rehab Group, Australia’s leading provider of disability and rehabilitation services.  We are a dynamic, innovative organisation committed to empowering people to create their own futures. Through the provision of high quality person-centered supports, we enable thousands of people every year to access the supports required for mental health, employment, disability & training needs.  

Working with us, you will be supporting our customers to achieve their goals and aspirations with the aim of achieving sustainable employment. 

We know diversity makes breakthru a great place to work and we are committed to building an inclusive workplace culture that reflects the people we serve. We encourage applications from diverse community groups including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTIQA+, people with a disability and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 

About the role…

An exciting role exists for a passionate and empowering Disability Support Worker to join our growing team. You will provide support for people with a disability to live independently and maintain their best possible social wellbeing. You will support our customers to achieve their personal goals and to live satisfying lives in our community. Being a customer-centric role, you will work with a wide range of customers.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Supporting our customers to achieve their goals
  • Facilitating individual & group activities
  • Transporting customers to & from services & activities
  • Maintain & establish links to community
  • Promoting independent decision making
  • Work within the principles of person-centred practice

About you

As a people person, you pride yourself on exceptional customer service whilst ensuring customers achieve their goals and aspirations.

You will also be able to clearly articulate and demonstrate: 

  • Mental Health and/or NDIS experience (essential)
  • SLES or group program experience (advantageous)
  • Ability to work in a team & individually
  • Ability to build rapport with a diverse range of customers
  • Experience working with young customers with complex support needs
  • Driven, energetic & committed
  • Criminal record check (essential) 
  • Working with children’s check 
  • NDIS Workers screening clearance  
  • Immunisation status clearance (including COVID19 Certificate or proof of medical exemption) 

What we offer… 

  • Salary Packaging: Up to $15,900 salary packaging per financial year 
  • Benefits: Fitness Passport & HCF Private Health Insurance discounts 
  • 5 extra leave days: Access to an additional 5 individual leave days  
  • Career growth: Genuine career opportunities  
  • Leave: Access to portable long service leave for eligible candidates 
  • Work life balance: Flexible work arrangements  
  • Salary: Competitive remuneration  
  • Leadership: Supportive and experienced leadership team  
  • Culture: Friendly and close-knit team environment 

What’s next… 

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, APPLY NOW and start your journey with us! 

For more information on breakthru, visit our website www.breakthru.org.au  

Please note: The successful applicant will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including but not limited to a NDIS Worker Screen Clearance, current criminal record check (no older than 3 months), working with children check, employment history and referee checks.  

A career with Breakthru is an opportunity to collaborate, grow and make a difference with an iconic organisation recognised as a leader in rehabilitation and disability support. 

*All final applicants for this position will be requested to provide evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination immunisation record or medical exemption certificate as part of the recruitment processWe do not provide sponsorship and no agencies please.

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