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EACH

Who we are

At EACH, our vision is for a healthy and inclusive community. Founded on the vision that everyone is entitled to good health, we're one of the nation's leading health and community services providers, offering a broad range of services for over 40 years. Our services include Community Health, Mental Health, NDIS, Counselling, Support for Older Australians and Family Services.

The NDIS Direct Services team provides exceptional service in supporting customers to meet their individual goals and needs as identified in their NDIS plans.

About the Support Worker role

Support for our customers (both children and adults) involves providing them with assistance to live as independently as possible, develop skills or access the community. As part of our team based in Epping, we are looking for casual NDIS Support Workers to assist customers with complex support needs in their homes and local communities, supporting them to maintain and develop their independence so that they can lead enriching and fulfilling lives.

If you're a Support Worker, qualified with a minimum Cert IV in Individual Support (or equivalent) and/or combined with relevant experience, and want to have a positive impact on the lives of people in your community, you might be exactly the person we're looking for!

What you'll be doing

No two days will be the same in this role, with support you provide including, but being not limited to:

  • Providing support services to our Customers with complex needs (inc. autism and mental illness), assisting them to build confidence, self-determination and communication abilities.
  • Following and implementing individual Support Plans to assist our customers to maintain independence and achieve identified goals such as cooking, social engagement, personal care, budgeting, shopping, domestic skills, maintaining tenancy, using public transport, attending appointments etc.
  • Providing companionship, conversation, and emotional support.

Who you'll be working with

NDIS Direct Services teams are well supported by the Customer Service Delivery Leads. The Support Worker role is very independent, however, our CSDL's are always available to guide and support you.

It's a team full of dynamic and motivated individuals who are passionate and dedicated to giving customers and each other the best possible support.

Who we are looking for

Along with your passion for supporting others, you will:

  • Understand and have experience with approaches to support people living with complex needs.
  • Experience with Autism and intellectual disability highly advantageous.
  • Hold a Cert IV in Individual Support (or equivalent) and/or combined with relevant experience.
  • Be an effective communicator and natural relationship builder.
  • Have experience delivering high-quality person-centred support and assistance to individuals that embraces their personal goals and choices, and respects cultural diversity.
  • Have a demonstrated ability to complete administrative tasks to the required standard and detail to meet quality and reporting requirements.

Ideally you will also have:

  • Current state-based Drivers License with a registered vehicle
  • Valid Working with Children Check
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • Australian residency status or valid Australian working rights
  • Full COVID-19 Vaccination status

What we offer

EACH is committed to developing our people and you'll be supported to be your best. We provide:

  • Work arrangements that flex to you to allow for a positive work-life balance.
  • Casual position - stable hours/roster and 25% casual loading fee on top of base rate.
  • Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience.
  • Opportunities for internal career progression across QLD, NSW, ACT, and VIC.
  • Generous Not-for-Profit Salary Packaging of up to $15,900 free income tax per year, to maximise your take home pay.
  • Up to $2,650 additional tax-free money to spend towards meals entertainment.
  • Support through a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program for you, and your immediate family members.
  • Opportunities to continuously grow and develop.

Next steps

At EACH, we want all of our candidates to feel comfortable bringing their passion and individuality to the process. We value all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences, as we truly believe that diversity drives innovation. Express yourself, apply for the role and help us bring good health quality outcomes to for everyone.

When you hit 'Apply Now' you will be redirected to our Career Centre and Position Description, to help you easily complete your application.

If you'd like more information about the position, please contact Stacy Thomas, NDIS Direct Support Services Manager at stacy.thomas @ each.com.au (please copy the email address into the appropriate field without spaces).

** Please note that applications will be reviewed as they are received. Interviews may take place during the advertising period - so don't miss out and apply today!**

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