Support Workers - Casual Positions - supporting individuals with complex behaviours - Western Sydney, NSW

Job No: ASPECT401
Location: Western Sydney, NSW

  • Supporting people to achieve their goals
  • Multiple casual positions available
  • Salary range between $23 & $26 per hour (depending on qualification & experience) + applicable casual loading + superannuation
  • Excellent tax effective PBI salary packaging benefits
  • Across Western Sydney, NSW - Liverpool, Penrith, Campbelltown & Blacktown

What we do: Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) is Australia’s largest national specialist autism provider, delivering services to people within NSW, ACT, Victoria and SA.  Aspect provides a range of centre and community based services, focussing on education, early intervention, skills development, community engagement, and self-directed options for people on the autism spectrum.

Choose & Connect - Aspect's community based & individualised services for people with autism & other disabilities. The focus is on the development of individual programs based on the specific interests, wants & needs of each participant.

About this role: You will provide direct support to individuals with on the autism spectrum & with other intellectual disabilities assisting them to achieve their personal goals & aspirations through centre & community based activities.  This may include activities out of business hours.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Implement strategies & directions identified through personal plans
  • Provide direct support to individuals with a disability to achieve their goals, develop skills  & broaden their experiences & quality of life
  • Complete online client management reports & other administration tasks related to user profile & programs

Skills, experience & qualifications:

  • Certificate III in Disability Services desirable or other qualification or experience in the area of disability services
  • Proactive approach in supporting individuals with a disability
  • Experience working with people with complex support needs
  • Experience in person centred planning & approaches
  • Experience supporting people within a positive behaviour support context
  • Strong teamwork focus
  • Effective oral & written communication skills
  • Computer skills including intermediate Microsoft Word skills
  • Unrestricted Driver’s Licence & use of own vehicle for business purposes - essential
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Current NSW Working With Children Check for paid employment

A police check is a requirement. Aspect will arrange this.

What we offer: These roles are covered by the Federal Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award & are classified at Level 2. We focus on providing a positive work & learning environment for staff.  We focus on providing a positive work & learning environment for staff.  As a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI), Aspect employees receive tax-effective salary packaging opportunities including up to $15,899 each year tax free. This means you can increase the value of your take-home pay

For more information: www.autismspectrum.org.au.

To Apply: Please attach your resume & cover letter & complete the candidate questionnaire as part of Aspect's online recruitment process.

Please submit applications as soon as possible.

Click here to view the Position Profile.

Enquiries should be directed to: Andres Novoa, Regional Coordinator on 0466 460 037.

  Aspect is a Public Benevolent Institution and EEO employer.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

 

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