[DAP646] | Disability Support Worker (Casual)

[DAP646] | Disability Support Worker (Casual)

14 Jul
Hummingbird Care

14 Jul

Hummingbird Care


Ipswich QLD


$30.95 - $33.45 an hour

Job Location: Ipswich

Working under the direction of Team Leader you will be responsible for supporting people in their day-to-day living, ensuring that they have maximum opportunity to develop valued lifestyles, providing opportunities for choice, control, self-advocacy and becoming a valued member of the community. Your day will involve:

- Building and maintaining trusting and meaningful working relationships with people we support, their circle of support and the community.
- Assisting in developing, implementing and evaluating plans that enable people we support to set and achieve personal goals.
- Providing direct support to people to achieve their goals.

- Facilitating community inclusion and participation and supporting people to establish and maintain relationships and interests through access to community activities, venues and services.
- Encouraging positive and socially appropriate behaviour, and effectively manage challenging behaviours.
- Providing personal care where required and personalised support in accordance with the personal plan.

About You…

- Previous experience with PEG feeding essential
- Nursing experience not essential but will be highly regarded
- Previous experience in and knowledge of the disability, allied health, welfare or education fields is essential
- A passion for working with people with disabilities.
- Ability to work flexible hours, with a willingness to work within a 24/7 rotating roster, including overnight/sleep-over shifts and weekend shifts.
- Understanding and commitment to a person-centered model of practice.
- Current Senior First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate.
- Queensland Provisional Green or above Driver’s License.
- Ability to obtain positive notice in the Working with Children Check (Blue Card) and (Yellow Card)

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $30.95 to $33.45 /hour


- PEG feeding: 2 years (Required)
- Disability Support Worker: 2 years (Required)
- Nursing: 1 year (Preferred)


- Yellow Card (Preferred)
- Driver's Licence (Preferred)
- Blue Card (Preferred)
- First Aid Certificate (Preferred)
- Police Check (Preferred)

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