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Disability Support Workers - Casual Positions
Waitara, Sydney

Casual Vacancies Available

Plenty of shifts available

This is a rewarding role that offers learning and development opportunities 

 

About the role 

 

CatholicCare provides a comprehensive range of individual and group programs for those with disability. We are currently seeking highly motivated individuals as Activity Support Partners to support our clients at dedicated disability hubs, community and home-based locations in the Northern Metropolitan Sydney and on the NSW Central Coast. 

 

Applicants will have the opportunity to support clients across a number of settings including day long activities in the community and in-centre, afterschool programs within school environments and other centres, an art studio, community-based recreational programs, vacation care programs and in their home. 

 

We have Casual  positions available due to expansion of our services in our community. 

 

Duties 

  • Assist our clients to implement their goals
  • Making decisions using sound judgement and problem-solving skills to advocate for the client 
  • Accompanying clients on any required excursions events or outings 
  • Providing feedback on client's Person-Centred Plan 
  • Providing a safe environment for participants 
  • May be required to assist client with personal care needs. 

Skills & experience 

  • Experience or willingness to work with vulnerable people of all ages 
  • Certificate III or above in Disability or related discipline (desirable) 
  • Have experience supporting or empowering others to achieve personal outcomes 
  • Have highly developed communication and time management skills 
  • Hold a valid NSW Driver’s licence and insured vehicle 
  • First aid Certificate (or ability to obtain one before commencing) 
  • Completing a NDIS Worker Check is a requirement of this position 
  • Completion of the mandatory NDIS Worker Orientation Module ‘Quality, Safety and You’ is required. Click here to access it. 
  • Applicants will be required to disclose your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of your application for employment. You will also be required to provide further evidence of vaccination status or medical contraindication certificate as part of your recruitment /interview process.

 

About us 

 

At CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay we make a positive difference in the lives of the people we serve. Our services include NDIS disability services, foster care and out of home care supports, services for seniors, children’s services and a range of Community Services supports. 

 

We are also a child-safe and child-friendly organisation. 

  

We are a safe, respectful, and inclusive employer. We welcome all applicants, regardless of their cultural background, gender, faith or disability. Our organisation will accommodate any reasonable requests to support you to thrive during the recruitment process and beyond. 

 
Culture and Benefits 
 

Please find attached a video about what it means to work at CatholicCare. We also offer: 

  •  A focus on employee well-being, with regular reflective/practice supervision opportunities; 
  • Access to training and learning opportunities. 
  • An Employee Assistance Program offering free and confidential counselling and support; as well as 

How to apply 
  

If you are interested in this opportunity, please provide a cover letter addressing the role requirements, complete your work history and education information on the application page and submit your resume.   

  

Apply Now! 

 

 

No recruitment agencies please 

 

 

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