Disability Support Worker - Part Time Ongoing Positions Gippsland
MELBA SUPPORT SERVICES
- Are you looking for permanent work?
- Are you available for shift work including weekends?
- Rewarding opportunities in a fast-growing organisation!
We at Melba have numerous ongoing positions available in multiple locations throughout Gippsland and we’d love to hear from you.
For 45 years Melba Support Services has provided people with disabilities truly individualised services that create more choice and greater control. We see ourselves as a human rights organisation because we place the people who support at the centre of everything we do. At Melba we believe in providing high-quality services and are proud to have over 1400 people across Victoria who choose to work with us.
As we continue to grow and serve the community, we look for new team members who are great with people, have lots of energy, are flexible and resilient and enjoy the close relationships you can build with others. Why not join our team?
What is a Support Worker I hear you ask? As a Support Worker you will provide assistance to people with a disability enabling them to achieve their goals, increase their independence and participate in community life.
You could be supporting someone to make a meal, assisting them going for a walk in the park, going to the movies, whatever the supported person’s goal is you’re there to help them live a fabulous life. No two days are the same and this is certainly not a 9 – 5 job either!
Does this sound like a career for you? If your answer is ‘Yes!’ then read on………
Our Ideal Candidate:
A Support Worker is someone who can think outside the box, has an open mind, is adaptable, flexible, empathetic, mature and has the capacity to deal with unexpected or challenging situations
If you are looking for challenges that make you want to get out of bed every morning? Then a Support Worker position at Melba is the ideal choice for you!
You will also bring with you:
- Current Driver’s License
- Current Level 2 First Aid Certificate with CPR
- International Police Check if applicable
- Melba Support Services complies with the National Disability Insurance Scheme Worker Screening Check (NDIS Check).
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to join an organisation that is human rights based, values driven, offers a family friendly work environment and makes a genuine difference to the lives of people in the local community.
Please apply online by submitting a resume and cover letter detailing your availability for shifts and desired location!
In Return We Offer You:
Employment, salary and benefits in accordance with the Disability Services Enterprise Agreement (Victoria) 2018 to 2022.
Beyond the financial, you’ll also enjoy the support we provide every staff member to be their best. You’ll have access to ongoing professional development, employee assistance and a 24/7 support line.
Why Choose Melba?
Helping someone achieve their personal outcomes is what drives our team. That might translate to supporting people in their daily living, at home, with their health and wellbeing, through lifelong learning, at work, participating socially and within the community, with relationships or through advocacy, choice and control.
We encourage you to visit our website to know more about us www.melbasupport.com.au
Melba provides a range of services throughout Victoria. In Gippsland our services include:
• Respite (Carer Respite, Funded Respite, Leisure Support Program)
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