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Disability Support Worker


Community Care and Disability
Location: VIC
Work Type: Part Time contract
  • Our hourly pay rates for our support workers are above the current award
  • Electronic roster and timesheet - weekly pay
  • Immediate start in Torquay

McArthur Community Care is newly registered NDIS Service Provider in Victoria. We specialise in delivering individualised and flexible supports through a holistic and person-centred approach. We are seeking qualified disability support workers who are have specific experience in working with people with intellectual disabilities, autism and mental health. The successful candidate will take pride in delivering high-quality service to their participants.

Why Join McArthur Community Care?

  • All Support Workers are eligible for our "Refer a Friend" promotion - ask for further details during your interview.
  • We provide ongoing support and professional development for all Support Workers as required

Job requirements

As a Disability Support Worker, you will be required to assist people to remain living independently in their home by assisting them with:

Personal care - showering, dressing, grooming
Household tasks - household cleaning and laundry
Skill development - shopping, cooking, catching public transport
Transport - transport to appointments and/or shopping
Social & Community participation - engage in the community, meet people
Respite care - support the Participant while the primary carer has a break

Suitable Applicants MUST have

Minimum 6 months experience in a disability support worker role

Certificate III in Disability (Indiviudal Support) or,

Disability Certificate IV or equivalent (essential)

Current relevant State's Probity Checks (DWES essential)

Current National Police Clearance (essential)

Valid Working With Children's Check (essential)

Current First Aid Certificate incl. CPR (essential)

Current Manual Handling Certificate (essential)

Valid Driver's Licence

Access to a fully registered vehicle

Fully insured vehicle (to be used for work purposes) & a

copy of your comprehensive insurance

Effective communication, written and interpersonal skills

Sound and effective time management skills

Possess a high level of trust, honest and integrity and be able to maintain a professional relationship with all participants

If this sounds like the right job for you - APPLY NOW

To apply, please click on the link provided, include a copy of your current CV, Cover Letter and a copy of all your valid Mandatory Certificates; National Police Check, WWCC, First Aid/CPR, Manual Handling, Car Insurance and Licence.

138,308 Posted On:09/11/2019