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Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Burwood

Description

Regal Care Pty Ltd is looking to hire a Support Workers Level 4.

Regal Care Pty Ltd is a purpose-driven business offering personalized assistance to the elderly, disabled or anyone who needs a hand. We support our clients with domestic assistance, personal care and community access.

Currently we are recruiting support workers on a casual basis and offer 15-25 hours every week within a reasonable geographical area who have a passion for helping others and will be committed to doing so.

Role overview:
A home support worker will be providing support with a variety of tasks. Every day and every client will be unique.

- Personal care assistance: Showering/grooming, assisting with dressing and transfers, bowel care, peg feeding and administering medication
- Individual support: Aiding in the development of new skills and assisting clients with achieving independence
- Provision of ongoing, consistent and comprehensive support as well as practical assistance
- Providing training opportunities and knowledge concerning relevant medical aids or equipment


- Reviewing and managing care/support plans and documenting with relevancy
- Transportation duties: Transportation to appointments or events as well as providing support with community access and socialisation
- General home care tasks: Meal preparation, grocery shopping, laundry assistance
- Ad hoc home cleaning tasks: Changing bedding and general house cleaning where appropriate


Minimum requirements:

- Nationally accredited Certificate IV or above in Disability; other relevant disciplines accepted with appropriate experience
- Valid National Police Check
- Valid First Aid and CPR certificate
- Valid Australian Driver’s Licence and road-worthy vehicle
- Manual handling certificate
- HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication
- Working with Children Check (Preferred)


Required Experience:

- Previous experience and certification assisting clients with medication (4 years or more)
- Previous experience with working with clients that present challenging behaviours (4 years or more)
- Previous experience providing support for clients that experience multiple and complex needs (4 years or more)
- Previous experience working with equipment and aids such as hoists, transfer boards or sheets, commodes, shower chairs, etc. (4 years or more)


Benefits:

- First aid allowance
- Travel and mobile phone allowance
- Shift bonuses of up to $10 per shift
- Continuous training and development


Being available to work on at least 3 days excluding weekends, a passion to support your local community and a go-getter attitude are the secrets of highly successful team members.
Ideally, you will have a kind and professional disposition and are able to work autonomously, as well as management of your rosters and timesheets. Support given must be sensitive, client-focused and community-orientated, bearing mind of the recovery process where appropriate.

Apply now!

- To apply, please attach a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role.

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