As a registered NDIS provider, New Horizons specialise in supporting people with disability, mental health concerns, those who are aged, people at risk of homelessness, humanitarian entrants, youth, and Indigenous Australians.Based in Mayfield, the roles are Part-Time Support Worker positions with rotating shifts providing the highest quality in high needs / complex care disability services to the community.The hours of work vary from weekday shifts, evening and weekend shifts as well as active overnight hours on a 24/7 Rotating Roster.These positions support the delivery of Community based supported accommodation that is funded by the National Disability Insurance Scheme. The Day to Day: Meet the daily care needs of residents within a supported independent living environmentProvide support to residents presenting with challenging & complex behaviorsTasks may include but are not limited too;personal care, manual handling, meal preparation, adhering to specialist plans and medication administration, accompanying to appointments. You are: Punctual, Friendly, Outgoing, Non-Judgmental, Flexible, Persistent, Empathetic, Practical, Balanced, Compassionate, warmInvested in provided the highest quality in disability services to the community.Competent in working with people with a disability. What you need to have: Appropriate certificate level qualification in Disability or Community Services, OR equivalent relevant experience in the human services industryValid NSW Drivers C class licence, with ability to drive vehicles in licence class, including large cars and vans.Must be fit to undertake the physical requirements of customer support, including the capacity to lift 10 kilograms unassistedIntermediate skills in Microsoft Office, other common systemsPassion, Respect & Integrity. Ideally you will also have: Experience in personal care, aged care, manual handling, disabilities or AIN (assistance in nursing) would all be highly regarded.Advanced Solid knowledge of services and programs under NDISUnderstanding of Person-Centre Practices. New Horizons offers many salary and non-salary benefits, of which you could; Take advantage of the tax benefits available only to employees who work for a not for profit organization – through lower tax deductions, we can pay more money to you each week!Utilise our Employee Assistance Program providing counselling servicesDevelop through Internal and external learning and workplace mentoringGrow through Professional development opportunities and secondmentsAccess flexible work arrangementsTake Long Service and/or Parental leaveWork in a supportive culture and working environment. To Apply:Applications close Midnight 21st March 2021or when a suitable candidate is identified,Apply now, don't waitNew Horizons values diversity and encourages applications from all people. Our vision is to see happy inclusive communities work together in collaborative and inclusive ways to create opportunity and improve quality of life. Our workforce proudly reflects the local communities we connect with and support.New Horizons acknowledges all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of the land.
Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. Learn how to protect yourself here.