Disability Support Worker - Complex Needs
Horsley Park NSW 2175, AU
1d ago
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Disability Support Worker - Complex Needs

Are you passionate about care? Do you want to make a difference in someone’s life? Then MMT Care could be the place for you!.

We are currently seeking experienced Disability Support Workers that will have prior experience working with people with complex physical and / or behavioural issues.

You will work with a degree of autonomy as a part of a team in a fun and fast paced environment.

Duties may vary from client to client and may include :

  • Personal care
  • Positioning
  • Complex Physical and / or Intellectual Disability
  • Challenging Behaviours
  • Bowel Care
  • Meal preparation
  • Domestic duties and daily activities
  • Other duties may include :

  • Support in community participation programs
  • Transportation of clients to community
  • Support with assistive technology
  • Social and community support
  • Showering assistance
  • Manual handling including hoist transfers manual, electric / assisted standing
  • Dressing assistance and hygiene needs
  • Bowel and continence support
  • Medication assistance
  • The successful candidate will have :

  • Maximum availability and willingness to do sleep overs / active nights
  • Demonstrated manual handling experience
  • Demonstrated experience with personal care
  • Experience in working with people with high medical needs and intellectual disabilities
  • The ability to develop strong relationships with clients and other stakeholders
  • Mandatory Requirements include :

  • Certificate III or IV in Disability / Aged Care, or equivalent
  • Current First Aid level 2 Certificate
  • Current CPR (annual)
  • National Police Check
  • Current Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) or willingness to obtain
  • Current Australian Drivers License
  • Own vehicle with comprehensive car insurance
  • Preferred but not essential :

  • Manual handling training
  • Administration of medication training
  • 1 : 1 support and group setting support
  • What we can offer you :

  • Shifts in various locations across Melbourne.
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Flexible hours and the opportunity to work with a diverse community of individuals and families.
  • Options to work weekdays, evenings, weekends and overnights.
  • Available shifts include one-on-one in-home support as well as the opportunity to work with others facilitating groups during community outings.
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