McArthur is one of the most recognised and respected names in the Australian recruitment industry providing carers and recruitment solutions to the Aged and Disability Care sector for nearly 50 years. McArthur Community Care Victoria has been established from a deep desire to provide trusted and tailored supports to people with a disability. We are committed to providing the highest quality of service to maintain people's independence, choice and control.
As a new NDIS service provider, we specialise in delivering individualised and flexible supports through a holistic and person-centred approach to maintain independence and social connection with the community.We are seeking qualified disability support workers who are have specific experience in working with people with a range of disabilities including intellectual disabilities, autism, and mental health. The successful candidate will need to be reliable, caring and compassionate and flexible to work with a wide range of people with disabilities and take pride in delivering a person-centred model with a high-quality service to their participants.
Why Join the MCC?
All Support Workers are eligible for our "Refer a Friend" or "Refer a Client" promotion - ask for further details during your interview.
We provide ongoing support and professional development for all Support Workers as required
All support staff are eligible for our "Refer a friend promotion". If you refer a friend / support worker for employment with our team, their application is successful and they complete a minimum 2 months of ongoing work, you will be rewarded with a $200 gift card for each successful referral!
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 or in a similar position (essential)
Certificate III in Individual Supports, Disability Cert IV or equivalent (essential)
Current relevant State's Probity Checks (essential)
Current National Police Clearance
Valid Working With Children's Check
Current First Aid Certificate incl. CPR (essential)
Current Manual Handling Certificate (essential)
Valid Driver's Licence (essential)
Fully insured vehicle (to be used for work purposes)
Effective communication, comprehension 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.
138,832 Posted On:09/10/2019