Casual Disability Support Worker, Ovens Murray Area

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The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability.

Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: DDSO1/DDSO1Q
Work Location: North East Region ALL
Reference: VG/DHHS/EED/70025419Z
Closing Date: 20-Aug-2017
Salary Range: $43,085 - $52,755
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: DDSO1-1Q OMA RCS Casual Poo 70025419 Aug 2017.doc (Word, 136KB)

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Contact: Dean Williams
Phone 03 5722 0581 or mobile 0418 553 071

Position Details

Casual Disability Support Worker  DDSO1/1Q

 Location Wodonga Wangaratta Benalla Beechworth, Myrtleford 

DDSO1 $43,085 to $47,468 + 25% loading for casual + penalties + 9.5% Super

DDSO1Q $48,090 to $52,755 + 25% loading for casual + penalties + 9.5% Super

* Are you able to empower people to achieve their goals and aspirations?

* Can you support people to engage in meaningful relationship and activities to achieve a quality life?

* Are you seeking an opportunity to be active and creative at work whilst making a difference to people´s lives? 

If you are motivated and want to make a difference we encourage you to learn more about the Disability Support Worker Role please contact Dean Williams Phone 03 5722 0581 or mob 0418 663 071 for more information.

As a Disability Support Worker, you will help people with a disability achieve their personal goals and aspirations. Assisting client's to actively participate within their local communities, you will directly support the wellbeing of your clients through understanding their needs, preferences and interests. Providing a range of support services including personal care, health, exercise and community experiences, you will enable your clients to live a quality life with dignity, respect and social inclusion.

Please quote position number DHHS/EED/70025419

Applications close Sunday 20th August 2017


How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role, or click here to obtain step-by-step guidance on how to register and apply 2017

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