Disability Support Workers – Launceston

Description

Tasmanian Employer of
Choice

Anglicare is calling on experienced, multi-disciplinary Disability
Support Workers to join a small team of professionals providing
support services to a client living with a complex disability.

This is an excellent opportunity for seasoned support professionals
looking to further develop their skillset and expand the scope of
their experience.

In order to best support our client, for this role we are looking
for people who possess well-developed skills and a willingness to
learn.

About you:

  • Experience supporting people with multiple disability
    diagnosis’
  • Understanding of developmental trauma and a trauma informed
    practice
  • Experience in implementing Behaviour Support Plans
    (BSP)
  • Focus and commitment to supporting individuals 1:1 and
    providing consistent high quality supports as part of a
    team
  • Experience supporting individuals with neurodevelopmental
    disability

Successful applicants will initially be offered casual employment
with the possibility of applying for permanent lines on this
client’s team.

About the benefits:

  • Allowances above the award rate
  • Flexible shifts in your local area = work/life balance
  • On the job paid training and continued professional
    development

What you must have:

  • Australian Residency status or valid Australian working
    rights
  • A Certificate III in Disability, Individual Support or
    another relevant field (or be currently working towards
    one);
  • Experience within the Disability industry
  • A current provisional or full Australian Driver Licence and
    an insured, reliable motor vehicle;
  • A current Tasmanian Working with Vulnerable People
    registration
  • A schedule 1 Tasmanian Police National Police Certificate
    no older than 12 months (form available on our website)

A copy of the position description can be found below

If you have any queries please contact
anglicarehr@anglicare-tas.org.au 

Applications close: SUNDAY, 4th October 2020 at
6.00pm

If you are interested in joining our
team, please click on the ‘apply for this job’ link below to
commence your application. You will be required to submit an up to
date resume and cover letter which outlines your relevant skills
for the role.

Successful applicants will be
required to undertake an Anglicare Tasmania assessed medical prior
to commencement.

PLEASE NOTE: Other vacancies that may arise in the near future may
also be filled from this selection process.

For more information about our process, check out:
www.anglicare-tas.org.au/our-recruitment-guide/ 

About Anglicare
Tasmania

Anglicare Tasmania is committed to the safeguarding of children and
vulnerable people. All applicants applying for positions with
Anglicare Tasmania must undergo screening processes prior to a
successful appointment.
Anglicare Tasmania is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) employer and
welcomes applications from people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islanders (ATSI) and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD)
backgrounds

Details

Division: Disability Services Work Type: Casual Published On: Friday, September 11 2020 Closing Date: Sunday, October 04 2020 Position No: 001187 Location: Launceston Apply for this job

Documents

POSITION DESCRIPTION.pdf

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