Expressions of Interest – Support Workers

  • Company:
    Avivo
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
  • Flexible hours
  • Part Time position 
  • Salary Packaging available

Are you friendly, creative, flexible, resilient and optimistic?

 

We value a diverse workforce with different life experiences, skills and backgrounds including people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTQIA+ and people from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

 

Avivo is a leading Community Services organisation providing person-centered support for people in the Aged Care, Disability and Mental Health areas

 

We are looking for Expressions of Interests from friendly, flexible and caring Support Workers to join our Coral Coast team. We would love to hear from you if you like to be part of this team  and are reliable, have a positive outlook, enthusiastic and happy to use your initiative.

 

Support Workers will need to be flexible with their time to provide supports to our customers over the week and occasional weekends. You will become a valued team player.

 

The work would involve, but is no restricted to:

  • Providing personal care, social support, community access and domestic assistance
  • Helping customers engage with the community 
  • Providing reliable, timely and flexible services that best meet the needs of the individual and their family
  • Problem solving issues with the individuals and the Support Worker team
  • Actively engaging in regular team meetings 

 What we require:

  • Previous experience in the Aged Care, Disability  and Mental Health field is desirable
  • Have an interest in providing domestic assistance, personal care and hoisting
  • You are reliable, flexible and possess a positive attitude
  • Possess excellent communication skills and work well within a team environment
  • Hold a current driver’s license and a reliable vehicle are essential
  • Have a current First Aid Certificate or willing to obtain one 

 In return, you will have access to some great benefits!

  • Hourly rate of between $21.58 and $28.69 depending on experience level plus super and penalties
  • Mobile phone to use for work 
  • Travel allowance of 80 cents per kilometre between supports 
  • Salary packaging to increase your non-taxable income by $18,550
  • 2 additional days off for your well being 
  • 17.5% Annual Leave Loading 
  • Comprehensive training opportunities

 Appointments to this position will be subject to a satisfactory National Police .