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Disability Support Workers - Maryborough & Hervey Bay

Job title: Disability Support Workers - Maryborough & Hervey Bay
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Reference: 2858547

Job description

Are you looking to get into work now that COVID-19 restrictions are easing off? if yes, Edmen are seeking Disability Support Workers in Maryborough & Hervey Bay area.

This exciting role will see you on the front-line providing daily support to adults with physical and intellectual disabilities in Group homes, Respite, in-home, community & Lifestyle and Leisure programs.

The successful candidates will be required to work over a 24/7 roster and emergency shifts when required. 

These are challenging environments that will suit experienced, resilient workers with proven behaviour management skills. 
What we are looking for

  • A team player with a minimum of 3 months PAID demonstrated experience
  • You will need the ability to be flexible, strong and resilient in various challenging situations
  • Experience with personal care, medications, manual handling and behaviour support plans  
  • Solid exposure to high personal care needs will be highly regarded.
  • Be willing to work shift work including emergency/on call shifts
 What you need to succeed in this role
  • Current Blue and Yellow Cards or be willing to obtain these
  • Experience working with moderate to high challenging behaviours
  • Demonstrated experience with personal care, medications, hoists & manual handling
  • Current Australian Drivers Licence and be willing to transport people in your car when required
  • Current First Aid Certificate or be willing to obtain one
  • Cert III in community services, Disability or related field is desirable
  • Rewarding opportunity with the ability to make a difference
  • Exciting opportunity with the potential to lead into a permanent position 
On application for this role you acknowledge and approve to be contacted between the hours of 0900-2000 Monday to Saturday by one of our valued team members. 

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