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Disability Support Worker | Mental Health Companionship

Community Care and Disability
Location: NSW
Work Type: Part Time contract
  • $28 - $36 p/hr
  • 5-7 days per week, 3-4 hours per day
  • Consistent & Ongoing Rosters

Our client is a male with a primary diagnosis of schizophrenia. He has also sustained physical injuries such as hip hernias, and post traumatic arthritis.

Currently he is located in a psychiatric facility, and is requiring 1:1 companionship support, ideally 5-7 days a week, for the duration of 3-4 hours per day.

Our team is seeking dedicated, committed, and compassionate support workers to provide adequate supports for his mental and physical wellbeing.

What McArthur Community Care will provide?

  • $28.00 - $36.00 per hour
  • Consistent & Ongoing Rosters
  • Opportunity to continue supports with the client post discharge
  • 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 mental illness
  • Driver's License & reliable car
  • Ability to demonstrate a person-centred approach.
  • NSW Working with Children Check
  • Police Check
  • Certificate III in Disability (or equivalent)
  • First Aid Certificate including CPR

If you fit the above criteria, please apply with your most recent resume to or apply directly to the advertisement.

Only support workers that meet the above criteria will be considered

142 939 Posted On:08/04/2021