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Community Support Workers-Home and Community Support

Woodville, Australia

 Community Support Workers – Home and Community Support

We are hiring!

• Casual roles offering flexibility

• Multiple locations available in Adelaide and Adelaide hills including Mt Barker and Murray Bridge

• Leading SA profit-for-purpose disability organisation

This is an opportunity to join the Cara team supporting individuals living with disability to lead meaningful lives.

If you are interested in taking that next step in your career in disability we would like to hear from you!

Are you a person who:

• Wants to make a difference in people’s lives

• Wants a flexible working environment

• Desires career advancement

• Is creative and can adapt to different situations

• Can problem solve and think outside the square

• Is an active team player

These roles are unique and important to Cara.

Our Home Community Support is a service making it possible for people with disabilities and their families to have the opportunity to have much needed short breaks in their family homes.

We are looking for keen, passionate, experienced Community Support Workers who are willing to work alone in a one on one environment helping our customers with daily needs and activities in their own homes.

We have a variety of shifts available every day of the week including mornings, evenings and weekends.

We have multiple roles available in all areas of Adelaide metropolitan areas as well as the Adelaide hills including Mt Barker and Murray Bridge.

Flexibility is key as the shifts vary in length, and are geared to meet the specific needs of our customers. We provide full training and support for our staff.

What we offer:

• Flexible work hours

• Competitive remuneration package including salary sacrifice benefits, you can visit the CBB salary packing website at https://www.cbb.com.au/

• Rewarding friendly work environment

• On the job paid training

About you:

• Experience in working with people with disabilities is essential

• Current DCSI Child Related Employment Clearance or willing to obtain one

• Current Provide First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003)

• Current South Australian Driver's Licence

• Knowledge of person centred thinking practice

• Capability to provide high health support, positive behavioural support, active support, non-violent crisis intervention, and medication administration.

In your application please clarify your preferred areas of work for example, North, South, East or West of Adelaide or Adelaide hills.

You can contact the Cara Recruitment Team on (08) 8347 4588 for any queries you may have.

If you are interested in applying, please include a cover letter and resume detailing your experience and background, applications will close Wednesday, 1 May 2018.

Please click here to view the Position Description

You can contact the Cara Recruitment Team on (08) 8347 4588 for any queries you may have.

You can follow our page on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/2880209/life/

and Cara at www.cara.org.au