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High Care Support Workers at Avivo
High Care Support Workers
South East Metro - Parkwood & Surrounds
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 a disability, frailty or mental illness.
We are looking for reliable High Care Support workers to join our South East Metro Team, preferably female support workers.
Providing a range of support services including personal care, social and disability supports
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 disabilities including hoisting, social supports and personal care is preferred
Reliability, flexibility and a positive attitude
Excellent communication skills
A current driver’s license and a reliable vehicle are essential
Availability to work a variety of shifts including 8.00am - 2.00pm every Monday and Wednesday fortnightly, 8.00am - 6.00pm on Friday fortnightly
In return, you will have access to some great benefits! Salary is a rate of $25.50 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.
To be considered for this role, you will need to complete an online application and upload your resume and cover letter as a single document.
Closing date is Friday 9th March 2018
Making an appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory National Police Clearance.
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.