Aged & Disability Support Worker

Aged & Disability Support Worker - Katherine – Casual – Several Positions

About Us

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits, including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week's annual leave and a strengths-based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take-home pay.

Our motto of Hope, Kindness, Respect, Fairness and Integrity articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

As Casual Aged & Disability Support Worker, you will provide individual support to Seniors and People with a Disability both in their homes and in the community using an individualised and person-centred approach.

The ideal candidate will be hardworking, responsive, resourceful and with the ability to create strong professional relationships. They will also utilise an individualised approach towards assisting our consumers to reach their goals.

The candidate will be joining a close-knit team and will need to embrace and model the values of the organisation.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Demonstrated personal or professional experience supporting seniors and people with Disabilities
  • Passion for helping others to live the life that they choose
  • Be innovative, resourceful and can work effectively with individuals with complex needs.
  • Ability to work effectively in a close-knit team
  • Hold an NT Drivers Licence License, OCHRE Card and National Police check.
  • Knowledge of NDIS is an advantage

You will uphold the values of Anglicare NT and provide quality services within the scope of the position and associated delegations.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess a Working with Children (Ochre Card), a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver's licence.

As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to address the key selection criteria on the online application on the Anglicare NT website.

For further information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Lauren Franklin, Aged & Disability Program Manage 8963 6100

Applications close COB Sunday, 25 April 2021.

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Vacancy Description - ACD Support Worker PD August 2020.pdf (115 kB)
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