“I get so many rewards with what I do every day, it's just a great role and a great job ”
Supported Living Team
Support Worker Supported Independent Living,
Seven Hills, New South Wales
Quality Health Care is a specialist in-home, disability and community care provider, providing support and services throughout Sydney.
Our services are individually tailored to meet the needs of each client and provided in an environment that is caring, friendly and supportive. We are seeking an experienced, proactive and skilled Support Worker to join our experienced and highly skilled supported independent living team.
The successful applicant will be positive, reliable and resilient and will be experienced in supporting clients with a complex profile. You will be part of a team that is responsible for providing high quality support that builds capacity and encourages clients to increase their skills and independence.
Provide support and assistance that ensures the physical, emotional, psychological and social wellbeing of our clients.
Provide support that is person centred and enables each client to express choice and control in the types of support and activities offered
Be sensitive and understanding to the specific needs of each client paying attention to the cultural needs and preferences of each client
Minimum requirement of Diploma/Cert IV in Disability, Aged or Community Care Work or other relevant qualifications (the relevance will be at the discretion of management).
Extensive previous experience supporting clients with high physical support needs.
Ability to perform all physical aspects of the role without causing injury to themselves or others.
Demonstrate a good level of organisation, planning and time management skills.
Use of own vehicle & current drivers’ licence.
Good written & verbal communication skills.
Ability to multitask and work under pressure.
Liaising with team leaders with the aim of providing people with a disability high quality, holistic, personalised support that will assist them to create and live the lifestyle of their choosing
A variety of day, night and weekend shifts available
Flexibility, we offer a variety of working options for staff to suit their circumstances and preferences
Ongoing support, training and development
A positive work environment with a healthy workplace culture
Quality Health Care are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, Ethical Practices, and the principles of Cultural Diversity. Appropriate criminal record and child protection checks conducted for all positions.