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Team Leader Disability Support Workers

You First

You First

We are looking for an amazing & experienced hands on specialists (preferably with a nursing background) to join our You First team for the role of Team Leader in our disability in home services team. Working 5 days out of 7 days a week you will be required to either have some early shift starts or finish later in the evening on some shifts.


Join our in home disability support services team based in Mulgrave supporting a range of clients and in home disability workers across Melbourne throughout the day.

The Team Leader role is ideally suited to people who enjoy developing other people to reach their full potential but also want to retain a hands on client role.

Our Team Leaders enjoy sharing their knowledge with others, undertaking regular assessments of our in home disability workers, work with new in home disability workers working directly with clients to develop support care plans and covering shifts when our workers are unable to attend at short notice.

Having a nursing background and experience of working with ABI/Autism/ADHD/Mental Health/Cerebral Palsy will be a distinct advantage.

The roles are based from our Mulgrave office and a driving licence and access to you own vehicle is required.

For us, it's all about - All Round Quality Care

You First is a NDIS Registered Provider, specialising in a comprehensive range of in-home daily care and social & community support services for people with disabilities.

We Support, You

With an emphasis on safety, quality, and choice, we are dedicated to investing in our employee's ongoing development through interesting employment opportunities, job-specific training, and great pay. At You First we work as one team to support each other to provide the best care and support possible for people with a disability.

A Successful You

Successful candidates must at a minimum have at least 5 years disability support worker experience or have at least 2 years nursing experience.

As a kind, caring and empathetic individual, who is passionate and dedicated to your profession you will recognise and understand the need for exceptional reliability and genuine commitment to both our clients and your colleagues

This role is a perfect fit for a person who:

  • Prioritises an individual's care and support
  • Promotes individual self-empowerment
  • Has exceptional verbal & written communication and report writing skills
  • Is reliable, dependable, and able to adapt to a variety of situations
  • Enjoys sharing knowledge & developing other people
  • Able to assess skills & deliver constructive feedback
  • Embraces the opportunity to work with a diverse group of people and skill levels

Qualification & Certification


  • Registered or Enrolled Nurse AHPRA (Registered) minimum 2 years nursing and experience of the disability sector and persons with highly complex support needs preferred or Very Experienced Disability Support Worker with at least 5 years highly complex support experience
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check AND NDIS Worker Orientation Module Certificate
  • COVID 19 Vaccinations & Boosters
  • Working with Children (WWC) Check
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Australian Police Check (International Police Check where required)
  • Driving Licence

The role is available on either a full time permanent basis (starting at $32.54 per hour (excl super) or on a casual basis (starting at $40.68 per hour (excl super)

If you have any questions about the role, you can contact the You First Team on 1300 52 56 56.

If you are looking for a new challenge in a great supportive team environment, have the skills and experience we are looking for and this role sounds like you Apply Now!

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