Belong. Connect. Aspire.
Alkira proudly provides a range of services and models of support for adults with an intellectual disability and their families that enriches and challenges them to be a part of their community in the eastern metropolitan suburbs of Melbourne. Our services offer specialist disability accommodation, supported living in people’s homes, short term accommodation with a Live in to Learn program, group & individual programs, further study/training & work opportunities, recreation/leisure programs & holiday experiences; and support coordination.
The role of a Disability Support Worker centres on supporting individuals and small groups of people in their home and in the community to enable each person to:
• Live a lifestyle that reflects their needs, interests and wishes
• Connect with family, friends and their local community
• Foster and maintain their life skills and involvement in managing their own self-care, health and finances.
The Permanent Part Time and Casual Relief roles of a Disability Support Worker involves shift work between 6am and 10pm on weekdays and weekends, and includes sleepovers overnight.
Alkira offers employees:
• A supportive work-culture
• On the job coaching, professional development and training
• Career pathways
• An Employee Assistance Program
• Salary Packaging
We are looking for applicants who are interested in being part of a team that:
• Values creativity and innovation
• Contributes to a positive work culture
• Has a Can-Do attitude; and
• Celebrates diversity
Salary and employment conditions are in accordance with the Victorian Disability Services (NGO) Agreement 2019.
Applicants must be prepared to provide or obtain a minimum Cert III relevant qualification and training certificates that meet the key selection criteria; and provide consent to mandatory safety screening checks.
Please download the Disability Support Worker position description. Applicants need to include a completed Employment Application Form, along with their CV and cover letter and apply via email@example.com.
Suitable applicants will be shortlisted and contacted for an interview as applications are received. Alkira reserves the right to close this advertisement to new applications if suitable candidates are identified.
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org