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Direct Support Workers | Ipswich, Forest Lake, Inala And Surrounds

CPL - Choice, Passion, Life - Ipswich, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Role

Role

Your role is to empower your clients to live the life of their choosing by providing day to day support in client homes and in the community with

As a Direct Support Worker you'll be an integral part of the lives of people living with disabilities.

Achieving life goals: build professional relationships with clients to understand personal life goals, independent abilities and opportunities to support and empower clients to achieve the things that matter most to them

Personal care: direct support in maintaining personal hygiene, toileting, showering, grooming, preparing for bed etc.

Medication administration and health management: follow medication and health care plans, perform basic medical tasks (PEG feeding, epilepsy management etc.)

Mealtime support and domestic duties: cooking, cleaning and general maintenance of a safe and healthy environment

The Person

This Position Is Ideal For People Who Are

  • Passionate about pursuing a people focused career which genuinely impacts the lives of others
  • Great communicators dedicated to providing the best service for every person
  • Even better listeners who can work autonomously as well as under direction
  • Calm and confident in new environments with a knack for problem solving
  • Can provide personal care with dignity and sensitivity
  • Have great availability and reliability working across a flexible 24x7 roster
You must have or be willing to obtain the following before commencing:
  • First Aid certificate
  • CPR certificate
  • Blue card (working with children)
  • Yellow card or NDIS Worker Screen (working with people with disabilities)
CPL can provide guidance on how to obtain the above clearances following your final interview however, you will not be able to commence work without these.

As a Part Of The CPL Family, You’ll Experience

If you enjoy challenging but rewarding work and share our vision of an inclusive society, we will provide the training, supportive culture and connections to help you make the most of this opportunity.
  • Industry leading training delivered by health professionals; online, classroom based and on the job
  • Flexible shifts rostered on a 24/7 basis with additional penalty rates for night and weekend shifts & up to 5 weeks annual leave
  • Even more benefits that impact your income and take home pay as a permanent employee; Not for Profit salary packaging and an employee benefits program with access to hundreds of retailer discounts
  • Development and progression pathways
  • Flexibility in your working week to support your lifestyle and commitments
  • Employee Assistance Program offering confidential counselling support for employees and direct family members
  • Permanent part time positions and higher pay rates will be considered for candidates on a case by case basis where extensive experience and skills within the disability industry is demonstrated
  • Disability Support Worker PD

Ipswich, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work




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