Victoria, Australia

Disability Support Workers | Disability Services | Pakenham, Narre Warren and Cheltenham

Hours: Part Time

Location: Pakenham, Narre Warren & Bayside

Outlook is an Equal Opportunity Employer


About us

Outlook works towards achieving its primary vision, which is an inclusive society for all. Outlook promotes the empowerment of people with disabilities and experiencing disadvantage to participate in community life.


Outlook’s Disability Services works with customers to create a future built around their choices. Outlook believes that given the right resources, supports, time and teamwork almost anything is possible.


About the Role

This rewarding role will see you working with our customers to deliver high quality, effective services to support them to progress towards achieving the goals contained in their NDIS Plan, within the NDIS framework and budget, with strengths-based, person-centred and self-directed approaches.


The role is community based and involves building community inclusion based on the individual customer’s goals. You will work as part of a remote team, where flexibility, a solution focus and strong communication skills are critical success factors.


About you

We are looking for a person who is passionate about making a difference in the life of someone and helping them to live the life they want. You enjoy a challenge and embrace new experiences and opportunities to grow.


You're calm and resilient, an independent, proactive thinker but follow procedure as required and direction from your manager, when given. You will provide excellent support to individuals to achieve their goals relating to independence, daily living, community inclusion and participation, general skill development, training and employment


Additional Information


Schedule:

  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday

  • Weekend

Experience:

  • Disability support: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driver's Licence (Prefererred)

  • Current First Aid and CPR Certification (Required)

  • Current Working with Children’s Check (Required)


Outlook is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from candidates of all ages, gender, culture and abilities.


In addition to a competitive salary, Outlook offers a flexible and diverse workplace, the opportunity to salary sacrifice, career development opportunities and a strong Employee Assistance Program.


How to Apply

To be considered for this role please submit your application, addressing the Key Selection Criteria in the Position Description in your covering letter, Elaine de Vos, Disability Services Manager, elained@outlookvic.org.au


Interviews will occur as suitable applications are received and the position will close when the position is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Key Selection Criteria in the Position Description