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Support Worker - Tamworth

Date Posted: 07/07/2021

Country: Australia

State/Territory: New South Wales

City/Suburb: Northern NSW

Work Type: Casual

Job Description

About the company

For over 40 years, Drake Medox has been one of Australia’s most recognised providers of Disability Support Services. We specialise in the recruitment of outstanding healthcare professionals and provide direct support for individuals living with a disability in their own homes and within the community.

About the role

Drake Medox are currently recruiting calm, respectful & experienced Disability Support Workers, with a genuine passion for the industry to work within our already established team located in Tamworth. We are seeking Support Workers to aid a verbal male client with a spinal cord injury in his own home. Immediate start for the right candidate with training and buddy shifts provided. We are searching for candidates that will be able to work sleepovers and early morning shifts as well as the weekends.

Duties:

  • Personal Care
  • Bowel Therapy
  • Manual Handling
  • Medication Management and Administration
  • Domestic Assistance
  • Community Access and Social Support

About You:

  • Genuine passion, care, and aptitude for assisting individuals living with a disability.
  • Current Working with Children Check  (or willing to obtain one)
  • Current NDIS Workers Clearance (or willing to obtain one)
  • Current First Aid and CPR
  • Current Manual Handling Certificate (or willing to obtain one)
  • Must be physical capable of providing manual handling support such as bed transfers using a lift and supported movements, allied health led therapy programs, etc.

Why work with us?

We are a person-centred disability support organization that values and genuinely advocates for our disability support workers. We lead by example by providing:

  • Contactable 24/7
  • Buddy shifts and Training provided.
  • Pay rates above award wage.
  • Weekly pay cycle
  • Investment into your professional development

How to apply

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Job Snapshot

Date Posted:
07/07/2021

Industry Sector:
Healthcare, Practitioners

Job Category:
Healthcare & Medical

Job Location:
Northern NSW, New South Wales

Work Type:
Casual