Disability Support Workers

About Us

 

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

 

We offer great benefits, including:

-       Further training and development options.

-       Flexible working conditions; five (5) weeks annual leave. 

-       A strengths-based environment.

We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take-home pay.

About the Opportunity

To help meet the diverse needs of our participants, we are seeking Casual Support Workers within our Disability Program. Anglicare NT provides flexible individual supports which assists people to maximize their ability and provides opportunities to meet their personal goals and enhance their independence.

As a Disability Support Worker, you will provide high-quality services in people's homes and the community, assisting with daily living skills and provide support to participates in social and recreational activities in the community.

Various shifts are available across 7 days of the week, and shifts may include early morning, afternoon, evening and weekends. Candidates with availability and the capacity to pick up various shifts across the day and week will be highly regarded.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Minimum of Certificate III in Disability
  • Able to work in a culturally diverse team
  • Previous employment experience in the disability sector will be highly regarded

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

If you are interested in this position or would like to discuss further, please contact Suyog Shrestha, on 08 8985 0000.

 

APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AS RECEIVED.

 

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.

 

 

 

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 NT manual driver’s licence. 

 

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination Status

Receiving and maintaining vaccines can reduce health risks and is one control mechanism to maintain the health and wellbeing of all employees, contractors, volunteers, visitors and the people we work with. In line with Anglicare NT’s commitment to a full life and social justice for all, it is mandatory for all Anglicare NT employees (paid and volunteer) to ensure specific vaccine schedules are current and maintained. In relation to COVID-19, this includes a primary course (dose one and two) and booster dose within one month of becoming eligible for booster dose (subject to medical exceptions).

Vacancy Description - APPROVED Position Description Disability Support Worker Jan 2022.pdf (120 kB)
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