Disability Support Workers / Rockhampton

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  • Integrated Family and Youth Service (IFYS Ltd)
  • www.ifys.com.au

  • Work at various locations across the Rockhampton Region
  • Assisting consumers in all aspects of personal care
  • We provide a personal centered, outcome focused, culturally responsive and collaborative service
 
IFYS have been providing services for over 39 years in Queensland and are well established in Rockhampton. At IFYS you will be joining a team of qualified and skilled staff and have potential to work across programs and sectors.

Supports By Design (an IFYS Ltd initiative) is a registered NDIS provider and is currently looking for reliable, energetic Disability Support Workers to join the team. The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Assisting consumers in all aspects of personal care - ensuring professional standards and hygiene are always maintained
  • Implement learning and skill development programs
  • Assisting consumers in all aspects of household duties (cleaning, washing of dishes and clothes, preparation of meals, shopping etc.)
  • Administering medication as directed and maintaining the medication register
  • Transporting consumers to activities, shopping and other destinations

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Be flexible to work at various locations across the Rockhampton Region
  • Record keeping and completing required documentation
  • Skills in the use of computers and data bases
  • Have your own reliable, comprehensively insured car and a current drivers license
  • Possess a mobile phone
  • Possess effective listening and communication skills and the empathy required to relate with others with dignity and respect
  • Ability to implement and facilitate planned activities resulting in greater community access and support
  • Experience with managing complex behaviors is advantageous but not essential
  • Hold or be willing to obtain within 3 months of employment a Certificate III, Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Disability; Mental Health; Individual Support; or Aged Care
  • Possess a mobile phone - for the purpose of being contactable when on shift

In addition, ideally you will ideally hold a First Aid certificate (desirable, but not essential).

If you share our values of providing a personal centered, outcome focused, culturally responsive and collaborative service, apply today and reap the benefits of our training and development as you grow your career in one of the fastest growing industries in Australia.

Applications Close: 20 Apr 2018



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Job Details

Country Australia
Location Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast, Regional QLD
Profession Disability Jobs / Support Workers
Worktype Casual
Sector NFP
Date Posted 23/03/2018
Expiry Date 21/04/2018
Reference Number 4073204

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