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High Care Support Worker - Permanent Part-time at Avivo
High Care Support Worker - Permanent Part-time
Receive comprehensive training
Travel Allowance - paid travel time and kilometres
Great salary packaging options
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.
About the Role
We are looking for a reliable and friendly Support Worker to join our specialist CATCH team to enable a young customer in the Rockingham area to continue living life to the fullest. You will be required to work a variety of overnight awake shifts throughout the week (including weekends) with some shifts finishing at 7am the following morning.
Providing a range of high care support services including Tracheostomy care
Providing reliable, timely and flexible services that best meet the needs of the individual and their family
Problem solving issues with the individuals and the Support Worker team
Reporting issues and hazards as required to the Team Facilitator/Service Coordinator
What we require:
Prior experience in clinical work is desirable however comprehensive training is also provided
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
A working with children check (or willingness to obtain one)
Must currently live in the Rockingham area or surrounding suburbs
Availability to work across a range of days & times including 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.