OverviewSCSS Support Worker (Residential Youth and Disability) – Gladstone Temporay in Gladstone QLD
Branch Gladstone QLD AU
Support Worker (Residential Youth and Disability) – Gladstone
Gladstone QLD 4680
Social inclusion and community access. SCSS provides services to support people within our community that live with various disabilities and mental health….
MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE
RESIDENTIAL YOUTH & DISABILITY WORKERS WANTED SCSS has a number of paid positions are available for people that are interested in supporting youth in a residential care environment and have an interest in disability support.
SCSS provides services to support people within our community that live with various disabilities and mental health.
HOW WE SUPPORT OUR CLIENTS
Household chores and grocery shopping
Medication and medical appointments
Fishing and Beach activities
Social inclusion and community access
Holidays and camping trips
Meeting personal goals – fitness and wellbeing
Development of independent living skills
Implementation of behaviour management strategies WHAT IS SCSS LOOKING FOR?
A person that is passionate about making a real difference in people’s lives and strives on helping others. Someone that enjoys working with variety of different challenges in their day-to-day.
These positions will mainly involve supporting in a residential care environment and the options of additional support hours in our disability support programs. Due to the nature of this position applicants need to be willing to undertake personal development to meet the requirements of these positions.
Flexibility across a 7 day/night roster, which includes shift work, periodic weekend, public holidays, night shifts & overnight sleepovers.
Residential Care experience or working with youth, is highly regarded .
Flexibility to support across additional disability programs, is also desirable.
Understanding or ability to gain knowledge about trauma based behaviours.
Working with complex and challenging behaviours. A requirement prior to commencement, is eligibility to apply for or currently hold the below: (these are to be maintained at your own expense).
Suitability Blue Card for Working with Children and Young People
Positive Notice Criminal History Check – Yellow Card
Child Safety and Personal History Screening Check
Valid and current First Aid and CPR certification
If this role interests you and you would like to be part of a new, exciting team, then get the ball rolling and apply now!
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Gladstone Central, QLD, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-24