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Support Workers
Wisdom Care
Caring and supporting participants in our community with a disability
Link: http://wisdomcare.com.au
Disability Support Workers
All About You Supports
We are currently looking for people with a passion for helping others.
Job purpose is to provide support to any participant to maximise their independence in their lives. This includes daily living skills, community participation activities with the objective of increasing opportunities for positive individual outcomes.
Link: aays.com.au/careers/
Home Lead - Supported Independent Living
Songbird
Permanent Part-Time
About the business
Songbird are devoted to modernising disability care and we are based across the Maitland and Newcastle region. Our mission is to foster the agency, freedom and fulfilment of each and every participant. To truly enrich the lives of the people we support, we believe in using reliable and realistic procedures with long-term benefits.


About the role
A Home Lead is appointed at one Supported Independent Living home and manages a team of between 4 - 9 Disability Support Workers. The purpose of the role is to manage the team to provide the required support and management and transform the lives of residents.
You will be employed on a Permanent Part Time basis but the hours are an average of 76 hours per fortnight.


Skills and experience
Minimum requirements

Certificate III or higher in Disability, Individual Support or Aged Care or equivalent with vocational experience sufficient to satisfy equivalent RPL / RPK requirements.
Minimum 2 years experience within the health, care and/or disability industry.
Ability to apply standard policy and operating procedure.
Demonstrate application of listening and negotiating skills.
Strong interpersonal and analytical skills.
Effective communication (written and verbal), teamwork, initiative and enterprise, self
management, planning and organising, problem solving, effective negotiation, and
learning behaviours.
Natural ability to problem solve and troubleshoot.
Willing to learn and engage with company provided products and services.
Current First Aid and CPR certificate
Current Working with Children Check certificate and Police Check or an NDIS Worker Screen Check
Benefits

Good career paths with opportunity for career progression.
Small staff to resident ratios.
Opportunities to meaningfully engage with residents to promote their independence.
Supportive working environment with an active social club.
Specialised training days to further your education.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52297785?type=promoted#searchRequestToken=c3c1cfe4-5aaa-42a5-acf4-f1ba623bc920
Nursing Training and Assessment Officer
Songbird
As the Training and Assessment Officer you will be responsible for delivering engaging training programs to staff working with people with disabilities, to ensure the desired patient outcomes are achieved. Reporting to the IT and Quality Manager, you will assess the training needs of staff to develop and implement appropriate training programs that are captivating, contextualised and memorable.

This is a Permanent Part Time Position 15.2 hours per week.



About the Role:

As the Training and Assessment Officer your responsibilities will include:

Conduct induction training regarding the administration of medication, care plans and manual handling.
Orchestrate specialised training programs in accordance with the appropriate training needs.
Develop relevant training and assessment material.
Develop and implement a manageable training schedule and calendar.
Review participant care plans and identify training needs.
Develop training policies, including online.
Identify and respond to the learning needs of individuals.


About You:

Minimum 5 years’ post-grad experience.
Degree in Nursing or equivalent.
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment or equivalent.
Qualifications in OHS / Disability / Community Nursing would be favourable.
Confident and articulate communication skills and ability to build rapport with learners.
Experience in developing, implementing and assessing training programs.
Well organised, with demonstrated ability to work independently and prioritise workload, follow up and work efficiently and effectively to meet deadlines.
Capabilities shown in the support and coaching of others, with a sound knowledge of adult learning principles.
Proficient computer (Google) and administrative skills.

Benefits

Be part of a dedicated and collaborative team.
Supported learning and development.
Opportunity for growth.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52305213?type=promoted#searchRequestToken=c3c1cfe4-5aaa-42a5-acf4-f1ba623bc920
Disability Support Workers
Songbird
About the role

We are looking for reliable, qualified, and experienced support services staff who are empathetic, committed and compassionate. If you are looking for a role where you get to make a real difference in people's lives, we would love to have you join our team and help our residents achieve their goals and promote their independence.

Disability Support staff are needed to provide the following supports:

Drop-in support: morning, afternoon, personal care, in-home care and transport

Day programs: Cooking & Drums Alive programs

Community access supports

Skill-building supports

Locations: Hunter Region, Newcastle and Lake Macquarie

Hours: 20 – 75 hours per fortnight.

Our SIL / In-home care services are provided to our residents around the clock, varying according to the needs of the people we support.

Our day services programs run from 10am - 2pm but can be between 6am - 5pm and can include weekend shifts.

We are seeking both casual and part time support workers to support our residents and day services participants.

Benefits and perks

- Great career paths with plenty of opportunity for career progression

- Small staff to resident ratios

- Opportunities to meaningfully engage with residents to promote their independence

- Supportive working environment with an active social club

- Specialised training days to further your education

Skills and experience

Minimum requirements:

- Certificate III or higher in Disability, Individual Support or Aged Care OR be entering the second year into your higher qualification in a relevant field.

- At least one year experience within the health, care and/or disability industry

- Experience with behaviours and mental health are desirable but not essential

- Current First Aid & CPR Certificate

- Current Working with Children Check certificate & Police Check or an NDIS Worker Screen Check.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52115402?type=standard#searchRequestToken=c3c1cfe4-5aaa-42a5-acf4-f1ba623bc920
Accommodation Manager-Supported Independent Living
Brighter Access
We are looking for a new accommodation manager to join our expanding team, with this position currently based in Charlestown.

Ideally you will have experience managing a supported independent residence, but this is not essential.

A solid understanding of the NDIS with a background in either nursing or a medical environment will place you well to apply for this position.

It is important to us that you align with our mission, core values and culture.

Essential Criteria

-Relevant qualifications with industry experience or equivalent knowledge and experience.
-Demonstrated experience in managing a team within the community services sector.
-Highly developed written and verbal communication skills.
-Excellent time management & interpersonal skills
-Excellent organisational skills with an ability to prioritise workload and competing demands.
-An understanding of what it means to support in a way that respects participants rights, dignity, values, beliefs and personal goals.
-The ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders and having a positive approach to everything that you do.

Applicants must have a current Drivers Licence, NDISWC (or willing to apply), Working with Children Check and First Aid.

Apply today via SEEK.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52253683?type=standout#searchRequestToken=305c8a6a-e140-449c-b800-ec980a509dee
Community Supports Manager
Brighter Access
We have an exciting opportunity for a Community Supports Manager to join the Brighter Access team based in our Charlestown office. Whilst this role will be based in Charlestown, you will also support our team of support workers on the Central Coast and some travel between offices may be required.

As our chosen candidate, you will lead a team of disability support workers to deliver quality, person-centred and customer-focused outcomes for our participants. You will also be responsible for preparing service agreements that fit within participants needs and funding.

Importantly, you will implement a planned approach to professional development of team members and contribute to the development and implementation of organisation strategic objectives and meeting organisational goals and targets.

Selection Criteria

Broad understanding of the organisation and sector, professional practices and the internal/external environment.
Demonstrates strategic analytical and executive management skills.
Relevant tertiary qualifications with industry experience or equivalent knowledge and experience within the disability sector
Demonstrates experience in managing a team within the community services sector.
Highly developed written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent time management and interpersonal skills
Excellent organisational skills with an ability to prioritize workload and competing demands.

Applicants must have a current Drivers Licence, NDISWC and Working with Children Check.

Apply today via SEEK.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52212191?type=standout#searchRequestToken=b5723471-c437-46e3-af29-b3bd2b7b0be0
Disability Support Workers
Brighter Access
New participants have joined us in our Newcastle and Lake Macquarie supported independent living houses, so we have a number of opportunities for people who are passionate about supporting people with a disability to live independently to join our team.

What does a day in this role look like? You will be actively supporting participants to build their skills and independence in their own home. You will be assisting with menu planning, meal preparation, capacity building and assistance with personal care where required. Accessing the community to attend social outings and appointments may also be part of your adventure with our participants at Brighter Access!

Why join our team? We value our staff and offer a nurturing and positive employment environment for our employees. We provide comprehensive training and strive to ensure that our employees are skilled to deliver the unique supports that are required for each participant.

We have a wide range of shifts available across a seven day roster, so shifts are flexible and so are we.

Active overnight shifts are an essential part of the care that we provide in our supported independent living houses so your ability to commit to these will see your resume fast tracked in the application process.

Our community access shifts are usually Monday to Friday between 8am - 6pm so if this more suitable for you, please let us know.


ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

National Disability Insurance Scheme Worker Check clearance available from Service NSW
Current Working with Children Check
Current First Aid
Current Drivers License
Willingness to work across all Brighter Access' services and with a variety of Participants
Commitment to inclusion & disability service standards required.

Remuneration: SCHADS Award Level 2.

Apply today via SEEK.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52148792?type=standout#searchRequestToken=b5723471-c437-46e3-af29-b3bd2b7b0be0
Community Care Worker
NDNS
We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Community Care Worker with an outstanding work ethic and demonstrated experience. This person will provide quality care and supportive services to promote the lives of our clients within the Newcastle and surrounding suburbs.

As a Community Care Worker with NDNS, you will monitor, maintain and record our clients health care needs and focus on their daily support needs within their own homes. You will provide a variety of services including personal care (showering, assistance with toileting, dressing, etc), medication assistance, meal assistance and respite services.

You will have experience working with clients with complex care needs. You will be passionate about your work, be a dedicated team member, have an outstanding work ethic, be willing to learn and develop your professional skills and have a caring and empathetic nature. Supporting people to remain independent in their own home will be at the forefront of your mind in providing services to our clients.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52310864?share=fb&fbclid=IwAR00bHzqObZR7vY1kWhD_O2ds3yQ9kks3nvA3aRcZMBZWI6wH3dCLVkPgec
Rostering/Scheduling Coordinator
NDNS
Working from our Shortland office on a full time basis (could be negotiated for the right person), we are seeking a highly organised and motivated 'Rostering /Scheduling Coordinator'.

We are looking for experienced individuals who have a positive and understanding approach to Aged and Disability Care. You will have strong communication and people skills, excellent administrative skills and ideally, demonstrated experience in the disability, community services, allied health and/or human services field.

You will have a sound understanding of interpreting awards and have demonstrated experience working with budgeting constraints (such as reducing travel, overtime and effectively managing staff leave). As you will be responsible for maintaining the staff roster and daily scheduling changes, your ability to provide leadership to our staff and facilitate the provision of our clinical and care services, in a professional and polite manner, will be of importance.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52242619
Intake Officer
NDNS
Working from our Shortland office, we are seeking a highly motivated and customer service focused 'Intake Officer' on a part-time basis (minimum of three days a week).

You be responsible for the referral and intake process of clients entering our services, in a manner that recognises the importance of assisting clients in their own homes. You will communicate with external community service agencies regarding service provision, client care/coordination and relevant financial information.

We are looking for individuals who have a positive and quality approach to Aged and Disability Care. You will have strong administrative skills and demonstrated experience in the disability, community services, allied health and/or human services field and looking for a client focused role to challenge your career in the Community/Health Industry.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52243730
Disability Support Worker
Hunter Accommodation and Respite Services
Hunter Accommodation and Respite Services contribute to the enrichment of people's lives; whether it be through a forever home, or something temporary, we can help you.

HARS is a family owned business operating in the Kurri Kurri area.
We are looking for staff to work in our SIL homes in the Kurri Kurri area as well as out in the community with our community clients.
We have a number of opportunities for people who are passionate about supporting people with a disability to live independently to join our team.

You will be assisting with menu planning, meal preparation and cooking, capacity building and assistance with personal care. Some participants require their BGL recorded, insulin administered and administering medication. Accessing the community to attend social outings and appointments may also be part of your adventure with our participants.
So never a dull moment.

We have a wide range of shifts available across a seven day roster, so shifts are flexible and so are we.
HARS offers permanent part time positions.

Our active overnight shifts are an essential part of the care that we provide in our supported independent living house in Pelaw Main.
So your ability to commit to these will see your resume fast tracked in the application process.


ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

National Disability Insurance Scheme Worker Check clearance available from Service NSW.
NDIS Worker Orientation Module.
Infection Control Training Covid-19
Working with Children Check.
National Police Check.
Current First Aid
Current Drivers License
Willingness to work across all HARS SIL homes and Community Participants.

Remuneration: SCHADS Award Level 2.

Apply today by sending your resume to
Shai@harservices.com.au
Link: www.harservices.com.au
Team Leader (Clinical)
Better Rehab
This is a unique Leadership opportunity to take the next step in your clinical career by managing a team of high-performing clinicians who deliver assessment and therapeutic interventions to a variety of people presenting with neurological disorders and disability conditions. The role will also allow you to manage your own small caseload, working with clients and their families and caregivers, whom have NDIS funding, both in the community setting and our clinic spaces.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52231022
Disability Support Worker
SNAP Programs Limited
Due to successful and stable growth we are seeking dedicated, supportive, multi-taskers to join our professional team of passionate Support Workers.

SNAP Programs Limited provides care and support to both young people in care and people with disabilities, some of whom display extreme behaviours.

We have a variety of programs such as Accommodation Services, Respite Care, Camps, Mentoring and Community Access, Short Term Emergency, and In Home Care as well as many more.

Your role at SNAP:

At SNAP Programs, our Disability Support Workers are responsible for developing, assisting and supporting our clients in a variety of day to day activities in a residential setting, the community, camps, schools, hospitals etc.

As a Support Worker you will be working with a variety of different clients, of all ages who will have complex medical and behavioural needs.
We provide 24 hour care and support, this means it is a necessity for our staff to have the ability to work overnights, weekends and holiday periods.

Key Requirements:

Availability to work a minimum 3 over night shifts per week plus every second weekend as part of a 24/7 rotating roster.
Ability to travel for work
A current Working with Children’s Check Clearance (Must be a paid check - not volunteer)
Willingness to obtain an NDIS Worker check upon employment offer
A current driver’s licence
National Police Check (issued within the last 3 months)
Ability to calmly manage challenging situations while applying policy, procedure and legislation to deliver services to children and people with complex needs
Current First Aid Certificate
Exceptional communication skills (both verbal and written) and ability to gather factual information and problem solve
Must be computer literate in Microsoft office programs
Must be willing to obtain qualifications if you do not already hold them.

Applicants from the Newcastle, Maitland & Central Coast area are invited to apply.
Link: seek.com.au/job/52139737
Behaviour Support Practitioner
Better Rehab
This is a unique opportunity to progress your Behaviour Support Practitioner Career. In collaboration with your supportive multidisciplinary team, you will be working with clients and their families and caregivers, many of whom have NDIS funding, both in the community setting and in our clinic spaces.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52225745
Support worker
Wisdom care
I m looking for a support worker for the Muswellbrook area approx 8-10hrs a week- Tuesdays and Fridays
Link: http://wisdpmcare.com.au
Rehabilitation Consultant (Rehab Counsellor or Psychologist)
PHSA - Prestige Health Services Australia
The Role
PHSA are seeking an experienced Psychologist or Rehabilitation Counsellor to deliver assessment, intervention and case management services to clientele across varying schemes including NDIS, Lifetime Care, Workers Compensation, CTP and Life Insurance.

Requirements:
Full registration with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency)
Associate or full membership with ASORC or RCAA
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Minimum 3 years experience in a clinical or workplace rehab setting
Have a current driver's licence and motor vehicle

Benefits
PHSA offers flexibility and autonomy in the role with the opportunity for career advancement in combination with a comprehensive induction, training and mentoring program.

We provide you with a laptop, smartphone, offer a competitive salary based on clinical and workplace rehabilitation experience as well as a lucrative bonus system.

If you have the relevant experience, registration and believe you are an ideal candidate please contact PHSA to discuss further.
Link: None
Occupational Therapist
PHSA - Prestige Health Services Australia
The Role
PHSA are seeking experienced Occupational Therapists to deliver assessment, intervention and case management services to clientele across varying schemes including NDIS, Lifetime Care, Workers Compensation, CTP and Life Insurance.

Requirements:
Full registration with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency)
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Minimum 3 years experience in a clinical or workplace rehab setting
Have a current driver's licence and motor vehicle

Benefits
PHSA offers flexibility and autonomy in the role with the opportunity for career advancement in combination with a comprehensive induction, training and mentoring program.

We provide you with a laptop, smartphone, offer a competitive salary based on clinical and workplace rehabilitation experience as well as a lucrative bonus system.

If you have the relevant experience, registration and believe you are an ideal candidate please contact PHSA to discuss further.
Link: None
Physiotherapist #dreamteam
Community Therapy
We are a local team of nearly 70 team members now providing PT, OT, SP, DT and Massage across the Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast! If you are interested in learning about our career opportunities, we would love to meet you!
Link: www.communitytherapy.com.au
Occupational Therapist #dreamteam
Community Therapy
We are a local team of nearly 70 team members now providing OT, PT, SP, DT and Massage across the Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast! If you are interested in learning about our career opportunities, we would love to meet you!
Link: www.communitytherapy.com.au
Occupational Therapist #dreamteam
Community Therapy
We are a local team of nearly 70 team members now providing PT, OT, SP, DT and Massage across the Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast! If you are interested in learning about our career opportunities, we would love to meet you!
Link: www.communitytherapy.com.au
Physiotherapist #dreamteam
Community Therapy
We are a local team of nearly 70 team members now providing PT, OT, SP, DT and Massage across the Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast! If you are interested in learning about our career opportunities, we would love to meet you!
Link: www.communitytherapy.com.au
Speech Pathologist #dreamteam
Community Therapy
We are a local team of nearly 70 team members now providing PT, OT, SP, DT and Massage across the Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast! If you are interested in learning about our career opportunities, we would love to meet you!
Link: www.communitytherapy.com.au
Disability Support Workers
Guardian Community Services
We are looking for reliable and experienced support staff who are empathetic, committed and compassionate. If you are looking for a role where you get to make a difference, we would like to hear from you. Join our team and assist our participants to achieve their goals to promote their independence.
Avenue is coming to Newcastle – Multiple Positions Available!!!
Avenue
Avenue Newcastle is opening in September this year and we are now looking to build a team of exceptional, passionate and energetic employees to deliver outstanding support to our Team Members.

Who We Are:

Avenue is an innovative day program where people with disability are supported to complete work tasks, socialise and develop their individual skills, regardless of their support needs.

What We Do:

Work: Avenue forms and facilitates micro-enterprises to enable Team Members to utilise their skills and contribute to the economy

Socialise: Avenue offer Team Members the opportunity to engage actively and meaningfully in social aspects of community life and develop friendship

Learn: Avenue offers Team Members a range of learning and skill development opportunities, across a range of content areas including work skills, social skills and personal development


Positions Available:

· Support Workers

· Senior Support Workers

· Team Coordinator

· Learning Coordinator

· Social Coordinator

· Community Engagement Lead

Avenue is not ‘your average’ day program! So, if you are not ‘your average’ worker, we want to hear from you.

Come and visit us at booth 54 or email your resume to: colin.hinshelwood@avenuecoworking.org.au

For further information about Avenue, please visit https://avenuecoworking.org.au/

Link: None
Head of Discipline - Occupational Therapy
Recovery Station
Due to our sustained expansion, Recovery Station is looking for a Head of Discipline to oversee our team of approximately 40 OT's. You will be a passionate clinician with people management experience looking to seize a role in which you can shape our culture and the futures of high performing clinicians.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52335690
Physiotherapist
Recovery Station
We are looking for a community based Physiotherapist who is passionate about not only taking on a new challenge that will engage them intellectually but who understands that offering value and care to our clients is at the heart of what we do.
Link: https://www.seek.com.au/job/52225082
Support Worker
Finding Yellow
#teamyellow needs you to support our existing and expanding client base. If you are someone who is passionate about making a difference, committed to working in a team environment and has experience engaging vulnerable people through direct employment or study – we should talk. If you are a bona fide people person or have demonstrated capability across other human services specialties including (aged, child care, community, employment and/or youth work) please contact us.
We currently need people who are flexible and responsive to changing operational needs, able to cover absences and work across a variety of shifts and locations.
If this interests you give us a call or send you resume through to the below email and we will be in touch.
Link: https://www.findingyellow.org.au/join-our-team
Personal Care Assistant - Team Leader
Achieving Solutions Nursing Service
We are looking for an experienced Personal Care Assistant - Team Leader whose role would be to work with our team to support people with conplex physical care needs in Newcastle and/or Maitland areas.

Traineeship may be offered to complete Diploma of Community Services if applicable.
Link: www.achievingsolutions.com.au
Calling Occupational Therapists and Speech Pathologists
Care Squared
Looking for OTs and Speech Pathologists in Newcastle and Sydney.
Mobile and Telehealth clinicians. Work from home.
See advertisements on Seek and EOIs on website.
NEW GRADS WELCOME
Link: www.caresquared.com.au
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