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SUPPORT WORKER at Avivo
Support Worker – Quairading
Avivo is a leading Community Services organisation providing person-centered support for people in the Aged Care, Disability and Mental Health areas
We are looking for a friendly, flexible and caring Support Worker to join our Wheatbelt team in Quairading. The role will work across a broad spectrum of care needs, assisting individuals to remain living within their community and to achieve their future goals.
We are looking at covering supports over a Monday to Friday period.
The work would involve, but is no restricted to, supporting customers with:
Providing personal care, social support, community access and domestic assistance
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
What we require:
Experience in Aged Care or Disabilities is desirable but not essential
Have an interest in providing domestic assistance and personal care
You are reliable, flexible and possess a positive attitude
Possess excellent communication skills and work well within a team environment
Hold a current driver’s license and a reliable vehicle are essential
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.
Applicants must reside in the town of Quairading
The closing date for applications is Monday 22nd January 2018
In return, you will have access to some great benefits! A minimum rate of $21.90 per hour is on offer as is a travel allowance of 76 cents per kilometre between supports. Other benefits include the payment of travel time, salary packaging up to $15,900 per annum, and accrued annual and personal leave.
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.