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Disability Support Worker


Community Care and Disability
Location: NSW
Work Type: Part Time contract
  • $28 - $45 p/hr
  • Flexibility & Consistency
  • Ongoing Support & Professional Development

Our client is a young man born with Cerebral Palsy, is a Spastic Quadriplegic, and can suffer Epilepsy - Seizures - rarely. He is non - verbal and communicates via Eye Gaze communicating device.

You will also assist with bed routine, meal prep, peg feeding, personal care, and domestic duties.

Shifts times 7 days per week are 6-8am and 4pm-6pm.

We understand the complexities around the shorter shifts, however you have the opportunity to earn between $28-$45 per hour as well as working further middle of the day shifts if you are looking for longer hours.

You will be required to be confident, reliable, respectful & have exceptional people skills. Experience with complex care needs, peg feeding, hoisting, and working with non-verbal clients is highly desirable.

What McArthur Community Care will provide?

  • $28.00 - $45.00 per hour
  • Ongoing support with the Community Care team
  • Incentives such as Support Worker of the Month Award
  • 'Refer a fellow worker' promotion
  • Training and development for Support Workers when required
  • The opportunity to upskill
  • Professional support

Essential McArthur Community Care requirements

  • Experience in supporting people with high-level needs
  • Drivers License & reliable car
  • Ability to demonstrate a person-centred approach.
  • NSW Working with Children Check
  • Police Check
  • Certificate 3 in Disability (or equivalent)
  • First Aid Certificate including CPR
  • Manual Handling

If you fit the above criteria, please apply with your most recent resume to tara.ehdaie@mcarthur.com.au or apply directly to the advertisement.

Only support workers that meet the above criteria will be considered

142897 Posted On:05/05/2021