Job Vacancy

 

SUPPORT WORKER POSITION

WE’RE LOOKING FOR SUPPORT WORKERS TO WORK IN THE EAST AND WEST AREAS!!!

Job Description

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE AND SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Certificate III in either Ageing Support, Individual Support, Aged Care Or Certificate IV in Disability.
  • Relevant experience in service delivery in a Home Care environment working with the frail, elderly or people with a disability.
  • Experience in developing and facilitating group programs for the elderly.
  • A current Victorian Driver’s Licence and an insured and reliable vehicle.
  • Hold or be prepared to obtain Food Safety Handling certificate.
  • Hold or be prepared to obtain First Aid/ CPR Certificate.
  • Hold or be prepared to obtain a Police Check.
  • Be prepared to attend training sessions as per industry standards and undertake professional development when required.

 

ESSENTIAL

  • Demonstrated commitment to the principles of Person Centered Support.
  • Understanding of Aged Care, not-for-profit home community sector or similar
  • Effective verbal, written and computer skills
  • Positive, can do attitude with the ability to engage and motivate Aging people.
  • Demonstrated professional attitude and commitment to continual learning.
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and in a team.
  • Ability and experience with optimising opportunities to connect people to their community.
  • Experience in working with individual support plans.
  • Bilingual (Spanish – English)
  • Right to work in Australia

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

In order to assess your job application please forward following documents to human.resources@united.org.au

 

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae