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Alternate Family Carer - Relief
Team Member - Exmouth

Relief Support - Exmouth

 

Avivo helps people to organise their shared living options. 

 

Ben is a mature gentleman in his 40’s and is currently looking for a person that would be willing to provide him with safe supportive respite in his own home in Exmouth, for short periods of time – 10 to 14 days every 6 weeks. Experience in disabilities will be advantageous as Ben requires high care support due to a spinal injury. Living in Exmouth would be preferable, although we will pay travel if you are coming from surrounding areas or Geraldton to provide relief support.

 

Ben is an easy going guy who loves watching movies and documentaries on war years as well as showing people around his home town of Exmouth. Ben also loves going to watch the surf and people fishing. He also enjoys his garden and house and needs someone who is willing to maintain both, under his guidance, during these periods of time.

 

Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Personal care assistance
  • Providing support services including hoisting and manual tasks 
  • Household tasks and/or other tasks directed by Ben

Key outcomes for the supported person are that:

  • He is master of and is happy living in his own home
  • He is able to participate in his community and the wider world according to his choices 
  • Accepts and trusts the relief worker.

We Offer

  • An opportunity to work and gain experience in management of spinal cord injuries.
  • An opportunity to develop understanding of partnership care.

Remuneration will be discussed through the interview process.

 

If you have any further queries please don’t hesitate to call Dannielle Wenn on

1300 428 486 or email dannielle.wenn@avivo.org.au.

 

We value a diverse workforce with different life experiences, skills and backgrounds including people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

 

Making an appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory National Police Clearance.

 

To be considered for this role you must send an updated resume and a cover letter.

 

Our Vision is:

‘People living as valued citizens, making their own decisions, developing their abilities and growing in their relationships.’

 

 

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