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High Care Support Workers - Permanent Part-time at Avivo
High Care Support Workers - Permanent Part-time
Fremantle & Surrounding Suburbs
Avivo is passionate about supporting people to live as valued citizens. We work in partnership with people to develop innovative and flexible supports that assist them to lead their lives as they choose. We support people who require individualised assistance to live at home due to disability, frailty or mental illness.
We are looking for confident and reliable High Care Support workers in the Fremantle area to join our specialist Ventilator Dependant Quadriplegic (VDQ) care team. This team provides long term, around the clock assistance to our customer. The successful applicant would be required to work a variety of overnight awake shifts and weekends.
Ventilator management, hoisting and personal care
Providing clinical care
Working in partnership with the person and their family to provide excellent well-rounded support.
What we require:
Experience in disabilities (preferred) comprehensive training will also be provided
Experience in ventilator management is desirable but not essential
A current driver’s licence and a reliable vehicle are essential
Strong values that align with those of Avivo
Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and listening
Availability to work overnight awake shifts and weekends.
In return, you will have access to some great benefits! Salary is a minimum rate of $21.90 per hour whilst training and then once deemed competent by our nurse consultants will increase to $26.85 per hour plus 9.5% superannuation. The option of salary packaging is also available to increase your non-taxable income! In addition to this, you will be paid travel time and kilometres, receive comprehensive training and generate Annual and Personal leave.
Making an appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory National Police Clearance.
'Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply’
To be considered for this role you must attach an updated resume and a cover letter as one document.