Aboriginal Support Worker

  • Company:
    3Bridges Community
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    5 hours ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

3Bridges Community Hurstville NSW

Part time

About 3Bridges

3Bridges Community is a growing, vibrant, not for profit community organisation providing a variety of government funded services to the communities of Greater Metropolitan Sydney

About the position

3Bridges Community is currently recruiting for Aboriginal Support Workers to work in Greater Metropolitan Sydney area as Aboriginal Community Support Workers working with Elders and community members with a disability. 

Positions Available

Support Workers providing social support 1 to 1, social support groups and support in the home.Support Workers providing domestic assistance for clients in their own home.

Essential experience or skills

  • Demonstrated experience in working with vulnerable people who are frail aged or have a disability.
  •  Aboriginality is a genuine requirement for this position.
  •  Experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples who have had contact with the criminal justice system and diagnosed mental health.
  •  Strong communication skills and experience working as part of a team.
  • Current unrestricted Australian driver’s license and own registered motor vehicle with CTP insurance.
  • An understanding of Work Health Safety issues.
  • Ability to work flexibly and work in the Greater Sydney Metropolitan area.
  • Desirable criteria

  • Demonstrated experience in providing services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander NDIS or Home Care Package clients.
  • First Aid certificate.
  • What we offer

  • Career development and training.
  • Excellent employment conditions.
  • Competitive hourly rate, loading’s and salary packaging benefits.
  • Great career advancement opportunities.
  • The successful candidate must undergo a National Police Clearance and a WWCC prior to commencement. As an EEO employer we welcome applications from people of LGBTQ backgrounds.

    Applicants must address the selection criteria above. Applicants who forward resume without addressing the criteria will not be considered.