• 12-Jan-2018 to 13-Mar-2018 (AEST)
  • St Marys, AUS
  • Hourly
  • Casual

Salary Packaging

Community Support Workers

Casual roles working in respite services across Western Sydney.

Sunnyfield is looking for experienced, proactive, energetic individuals to work in our respite services, supporting people with a disability to achieve their goals, develop their skills and independence, and be active in their own lives.

Purpose of role:

The role of the Community Support Worker is to actively support and promote the independence of our clients by providing quality services using a person centered approach that focuses on developing their potential to participate actively within the community and their home.

This role involves working mostly 1 on 1, supporting clients in their own homes or in the community.

Duties of the role involve assisting clients to:

Achieve their personal goals and increase their independence through support and participation in decision making,

Be involved in activities through active support in all different types of settings,

Develop and maintain community and family relationships,

Access and be a part of their community by assisting with transportation to various community settings,

Maintain a healthy life, through assisting with personal care needs (i.e. mealtime, toileting, personal hygiene) and maintaining and adhering to relevant documentation and plans to assist with this support

Successful applicants must have:

A positive attitude towards working with people with a disability

NSW Driver's License

Own car with comprehensive insurance

Working With Children Check

Flexible and willling to work various shifts, weekday afternoons and weekends

Experience working with people with disabilities or in health services preferred 

Knowledge and skills:

Excellent communication skills,

Ability to take initiative, manage own time and work independently,

Excellent written English skills and ability to type,

Experience and ability to use standard computer applications, including Microsoft Office programs,

Role location:

This role involves working in our Western Sydney Respite Services predominantly in St Marys and surrounding suburbs.

If you are willing to work in some or all of the above areas, and meet the essential requirements of the role, please apply now!

Criminal record checks with the NSW Police, Working with Children checks, prior employment checks and functional assessments are part of Sunnyfield's recruitment process.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a legal entitlement to work in Australia and hold a current NSW driver licence. Sunnyfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer & encourage applications from varying backgrounds.

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