Kiama City Council Jobs Vacancies – Support Worker

Website Kiama Council

Job Description:

As a Support Worker you will be required to provide in home support to older people and their carers, including personal care, grooming, respite care, transport, domestic duties, social activities and medication monitoring. Our Support Workers are a key contact in the lives of the people we support. They are responsible for monitoring a client’s progress, reporting any concerns or changes and documenting accurate and relevant information in client files in a timely manner.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to positively engage with clients, their carers’, families and the wider community
  • Ability to manage own time effectively
  • Grade 2 – Currently working towards Certificate III in Individual Support (Community Services, Aged Care or Disabilities), or
  • Grade 3 – Certificate III in Individual Support (Community Services Aged Care or Disabilities)
  • Class C Driver’s Licence and access to a reliable, roadworthy, fully insured vehicle
  • Senior First Aid Certificate

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience with personal care, medications, manual handling and behaviour support plans
  • Experience working unsupervised, one on one with clients in a home care environment
  • Experience providing person-centred and strength-based practices

Job Details:

Company: Kiama Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Kiama, New South Wales, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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