Indigenous Support Worker

Industry: Healthcare & Medical

Location: Sunshine Coast Mc QLD

Date Listed: 21 Aug 2020

Close Date: 30 Sep 2020

Our client is currently seeking professional and dedicated Indigenous Support Workers to join their team to provide support to clients in areas such as; personal care, domestic assistance, social support, transport activity and meal prep, whilst maintaining an appropriate professional manner at all time. The employer delivers high quality care to seniors and people living with disabilities on the Sunshine Coast and its surrounding communities.

Position description:

Personal Care: Provide assistance/standby assistance with daily self-care, such as bathing, toileting, dressing, grooming, getting in and out of bed, moving around the house and/or medication prompting
Domestic Assistance: Provide assistance with domestic chores, including assistance with light cleaning, dishwashing and/or laundry. May also include help with meal preparation where this is not the primary focus of the service
Transport: To assists clients to/from appointments and/or social activities
Social Support: In home or outside the home to access community facilities. This service generally aims to maintain a client’s community connection and fulfil the need for social interaction

Requirements:

Identify as Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander
Relevant experience working with Aged Care and/or Disability Care
Successful completion or working towards a diploma/degree/post grad in Aged Care/Nursing or related discipline

If you meet these requirements and are interested in the position, please apply below with a COVER LETTER outlining your experience and suitability for the role as well as an up to date RESUME.

Indigenous Workstars specialises in the engagement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people into employment in a variety of communities and industries across Australia.

***Please note only candidates that are successful in moving to the next stage of recruitment will be contacted further***

 

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