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Disability Support Workers- Rockhampton


Reference: 4781651

  • Multiple positions available
  • Attractive hourly rate starting from $26.76 (Part time) and $33.45 (Casual)

IFYS has been providing specialised support for individuals and their families for almost 40 years. We believe that our employees are one of our most important assets and so as part of our team, you will receive ongoing training, mentoring and support.

Our Rockhampton Supported Living Program is looking for experienced, dedicated and passionate staff on a part time and casual basis who are available to commence immediately.

Key responsibilities for the Disability Support Worker role:

  • Provide direct support services in accordance with individual care plans
  • Assist with skill development of independent living, recreation, learning, community access and participation
  • Work with consumers to maintain personal care, and medication administration
  • Advocate on behalf of the individuals and families to ensure services are relevant, flexible and accessible
  • Implementation of Positive Behaviour Support Plans

Skills and experience required fro this role:

  • Skills in computer operations and effective communication. Some of our consumers are non- verbal, so someone trained in Auslan would be advantageous
  • Exhibit integrity, honesty and the ability to collaborate effectively
  • Have flexibility and adaptability
  • Shown experience in disability support, mental health, dual diagnosis, active support and behavioural support or the willingness to work towards qualifications in these areas is also advantageous

Are you ready to join a passionate team dedicated to improving the lives of those they work with? For more information on our Disability services and Supports by Design (our NDIS registered service) please visit our website or

Applications Close: 30 Sep 2019