Disability Support worker

Do you want to make a real difference in your community?Do you want to make a lasting positive impact on other people's lives?If the answer is yes, then this the opportunity to help your community!ABOUT THE ROLE  In line with the Person Centred Active Support Methodology [PCAS]:  Encourage and support people to participate in decision-making about the services they receiveSupport people with their daily routinesEnhance each person’s level of skill, confidence and independenceImplement plans that provide meaningful activities of their choice, interest and ability.Promote outdoor tasks and activities for better health. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE The Criteria for the role is: The ability to engage clients in a collaborative, positive and respectful mannerCommitment to human rights principlesAbility to communicate with staff, families and other professionalsExperience in providing personal care supportExperience in or a willingness to learn about how to respond to behaviours of concern A Certificate IV Disability Services or equivalent will be highly regarded. BENEFITS We offer generous salary packaging and can offer significant tax incentives as a non for profit organisation. ABOUT THE COMPANY The Tipping Foundation (part of the House with No Steps Group) is one of Australia's leading providers of disability services.  We are dedicated to human rights and to ensuring individuals with a disability have greater choice, control, and freedom over their lives; helping to create a more independent life for people, now and in the future.  COMPLIANCE The Tipping Organisation operates a stringent safety screening procedure for preferred candidates that will require two satisfactory professional references, an identity check, satisfactory national and international [where required] police record check, a Working With Children Check [where required] and a cleared Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check. For more details please view our website.Position DescriptionSafety Screening Compliance Australia - VIC Ballarat & Central Highlands

Disability Support worker

  • Ballarat Location
  • Permanent Part time Employment
  • Make a difference in the community

Do you want to make a real difference in your community?
Do you want to make a lasting positive impact on other people's lives?
If the answer is yes, then this the opportunity to help your community!

ABOUT THE ROLE 

In line with the Person Centred Active Support Methodology [PCAS]: 

  • Encourage and support people to participate in decision-making about the services they receive
  • Support people with their daily routines
  • Enhance each person’s level of skill, confidence and independence
  • Implement plans that provide meaningful activities of their choice, interest and ability.
  • Promote outdoor tasks and activities for better health. 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE 

The Criteria for the role is: 

  • The ability to engage clients in a collaborative, positive and respectful manner
  • Commitment to human rights principles
  • Ability to communicate with staff, families and other professionals
  • Experience in providing personal care support
  • Experience in or a willingness to learn about how to respond to behaviours of concern 

A Certificate IV Disability Services or equivalent will be highly regarded. 

BENEFITS 

We offer generous salary packaging and can offer significant tax incentives as a non for profit organisation. 

ABOUT THE COMPANY 

The Tipping Foundation (part of the House with No Steps Group) is one of Australia's leading providers of disability services.  We are dedicated to human rights and to ensuring individuals with a disability have greater choice, control, and freedom over their lives; helping to create a more independent life for people, now and in the future.  

COMPLIANCE 

The Tipping Organisation operates a stringent safety screening procedure for preferred candidates that will require two satisfactory professional references, an identity check, satisfactory national and international [where required] police record check, a Working With Children Check [where required] and a cleared Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check. For more details please view our website.

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Melissa Carr on 0419 336 258, quoting Ref No. 844564.

Applications close 18 February 2019

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage men and women of all ages to apply. The Tipping Foundation is a diversity partner of the NDRC and we encourage applications from people with disability.

The Tipping Foundation is a child safe organisation.  We value, respect and listen to children and young people.  We are committed to the safety of all children and young people including the cultural safety of Aboriginal children & young people, culturally and/or linguistically diverse children & young people, gender and sexually diverse children & young people and children & young people with a disability.