Experienced Disability Support Worker - MiLife-Victoria
About the Role
The key accountabilities of the role include:
- MiLife-Victoria provides supports that enable people living with disability to be self-directed and to exercise choice and control in their lives. We are seeking an individual who is highly motivated, an excellent communicator, able to adapt to a changing environment and has extensive experience working in a direct care environment in the disability sector, preferably with high support or complex need client’s.
- Providing support and mentoring to clients to assist them in achieving their goals.
- Knowledge, ability to read and adhere to complex care plans and/ or BSP.
- Ensure all aspects of program delivery are met on a day-to-day basis.
- Understanding the goals and needs of all clients.
- Knowledge of documentation requirements, for both the curriculum and the clients, and documentation is completed accurately and on time.
- Maintaining a safe and effective workplace ensuring all defects and incidents are reported as per MiLife-Victoria policies and procedures.
Required Skills and Experience
- Certificate IV Disability or relevant experience is a requirement for this role
- Current First Aid and CPR certificates
- NDIS worker orientation module is a requirement for this role
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills
- Excellent computer skills including MS Word
- A sound understanding of reporting practices and use of a Customer Management System
- Sound knowledge of current industry standards
- Must be physically fit to be able to safely perform all the physical and manual handling requirements of this position
- Victorian Drivers' License – manual preferred
- Knowledge and experience of the NDIS is highly desirable
- Experience with our Customer Management System, SupportAbility, highly desirable
What do we offer
- Job security and a supportive team environment
- Opportunity to work within a progressive organisation
- An attractive remuneration package including maximum salary packaging options
How to Apply
All applications must include a completed MiLife-Victoria employment application form (which will be sent to the applicant once we receive your resume) a cover letter and current resume. Email to [email protected]
Appointment to the position will be subject to a satisfactory reference checks, National/International Police Check and Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check.
MiLife-Victoria is an equal opportunity employer, proudly supports a diverse community and is committed to a workplace culture that recognises diversity, equity and human rights. We respect and value the contribution of people from all cultures, backgrounds and lifestyles.
How To Apply
All applications must include a completed MiLife-Victoria employment application form, a covering letter and current resume. Applicants can apply for roles across any or all Learning Centres. Email it to [email protected] prior to the closing date. If successful you will hear from MiLife-Victoria to arrange an interview.
Appointment to the position will be subject to a satisfactory National/International Police Check, a Disability Worker Exclusions Scheme Check and a copy of a Certificate of Completion of the NDIS Worker Orientation Module.
MiLife-Victoria is an equal opportunity employer, proudly supports a diverse community and is committed to a workplace culture that recognises diversity, equity and human rights. We respect and value the contribution of people from all cultures, backgrounds and lifestyle.
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