SUPPORT WORKERS

  • Company:
    Avivo Live Life
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    27 mins 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 friendly, flexible and caring Support Workers to join our team in Carnarvon. To be part of this team, you’ll need to be 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. We are looking to cover 30 hours per week of customer supports. 

    The work would involve, but is no restricted to:

  • Providing social support, manual tasks 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 and Disability field is desirable
  • Have an interest in providing domestic assistance and hoisting
  • 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 Working with Children Check or willing to obtain one 
  • Availability to attend mandatory and paid training during the week 
  • Must currently be residing in Carnarvon & surrounding areas 
  •  In return, you will have access to some great benefits!

  • Hourly rate of between $21.21 and $27.34 depending on experience level plus super and penalties
  • Mobile phone to use for work 
  • Travel allowance of 78 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 .

    To apply, you will need to complete an online application, upload your resume and cover letter as ONE document. If shortlisted, you may be sent instructions to complete a short 5 minute video of yourself.