Community Support Worker

Get visa sponsorship in Cromwell, Otago as Community Support Worker. Please note that you will have to make your own enquiries with the employer directly.
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Are you interested in intellectual disability services jobs in Southland? Join ABC as we seek motivated individuals to support clients in Cromwell/Alexandra. Join our team now!

Job title
Community Support Worker
Employer
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Location
Cromwell, Otago
Category
Community Services & Development
Time
Full time

Pay

$24.78 - $29.10
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About Us

ABC is a major provider of community, vocational and residential based intellectual disability, mental health and addictions services across Southland, Otago, West Coast and the Lower North Island. Our team of passionate staff journey alongside individuals to support them in setting and achieving their goals.

We are looking for someone with a passion for supporting people with high and complex needs to lead fulfilling lives in the community. Our services provide a safe and positive environment where our clients are assisted to achieve maximum independence.

ABC is currently looking for 4 casual Community Support Workers to work in our intellectual disability residential service across Cromwell/Alexandra.

The role

We are looking for enthusiastic, community-minded, and compassionate people to work alongside individuals who have intellectual disabilities. We focus on self-development, providing opportunities for training and education on the job to enhance your CV within the organization. Our starting rate is $24.78 an hour, increasing to $29.10 after completing a Career Force Level 4 qualification with us. We offer comprehensive training to ensure you have the skills to be the best support person within ABC.

Key Responsibilities

Your days may vary but will consist of engaging with clients, setting and achieving personal goals, encouraging client participation in day-to-day life, supporting activities of daily living, ensuring medication support, maintaining personal hygiene, participating in community activities, fostering social connections, motivating clients, and documenting client processes. Most importantly, supporting individuals to have fun and live fulfilling lives.

We are looking for someone who embodies the company’s values of being Vibrant, Innovative, Supportive, and Professional. We offer longevity within our teams and the opportunity to move around services or departments.

4 x Casual positions available

As we operate 24/7, hours of work will include day, evening, weekend, awake night, and sleepover shifts.

No qualifications are needed; however, there will be an expectation that you will work towards a Level 4 in Health & Disability. You will inspire, encourage, and be a role model with excellent interpersonal skills and a 'can do' attitude. A full driver's license is required, as you may be expected to drive clients. Computer skills are essential. If on a work visa, it must be valid for at least twelve months.

Benefits

Training provided to obtain your Health & Wellbeing Level 4 Certificate. First aid certificate paid for by the company. Accredited employer status. Access to EAP services. Fun, friendly, and supportive environment.

We will be continuously interviewing until we find the right candidate or candidates, so get your CV in ASAP! Unsuccessful candidates will not be notified.

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