Disability Support Worker Job Description:
At Horizon Community Services, we are looking for passionate and dedicated Disability or Community Support Workers in Brisbane and Gold Coast to join our team of support stars. As a Disability or Community Support Worker, you will be responsible for supporting participants to enhance and maintain independent living skills and reach their potential at home and in the community in Brisbane, QLD.
Key responsibilities of the role include:
- Providing assistance with daily living activities such as personal care, meal preparation, and household tasks.
- Supporting participants to participate in community activities and social events.
- Providing transportation to appointments and activities.
- Developing and implementing support plans based on the needs and goals of the participants.
- Monitoring and documenting participant progress and reporting any concerns to the relevant parties.
As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work alongside like-minded individuals who are committed to making a positive impact in the lives of our participants.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
- Previous experience in disability or community support work.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Flexible availability, including the ability to work weekends and evenings.
- Understanding and commitment to the principles of person-centered support.
Requirements for disability support worker in Brisbane:
- NDIS Worker Screening Clearance
- NDIS Worker Orientation module
- Police check (within the past 6 months)
- First Aid and CPR certificate
- Blue Card
- Driver’s Licence
- Evidence of relevant qualifications
- Evidence of Australian work rights (current visa or Passport)
If you are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of others and meet the requirements of the job as a disability support worker in Brisbane, we encourage you to apply.
To apply for a current career opportunity at Horizon Community Services, please email your resume/Curriculum Vitae and a one-page cover letter detailing your experience to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please ensure that you specify the position you are applying for (Disability support worker in Brisbane, QLD). A team member will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Thank you for your interest in joining our team and making a difference in the lives of our participants.