Disability Support Worker DDSO 1/1Q Casual and Ongoing

The Department of Health and Human Servicesᅠdevelops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that hey can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

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

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on DiversityInclusion@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

Job Details

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: DDSO1/DDSO1Q
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/DHHS/EO/34051403A
Closing Date: 02-Apr-2017
Salary Range: $43,085 - $52,755
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD March 2017.doc (Word, 969KB)

PD Preview: Preview unavailable for this role
Contact: 9843 6036

Position Details

Number of vacancies available:  Various

Office Location(s):
Eastern Suburbs

Position Summary:


Disability Development Support Workers
Casual and Ongoing (East Division)
We have exciting casual and ongoing opportunities available as a Disability Development Support Worker where you will directly support the wellbeing of people with a disability and provide a range of support services including personal care, health and community experiences empowering them to live a quality life with dignity, respect and social inclusion.
We can offer you great people to work with, comprehensive orientation and induction programs, work-life balance (casual, part or full time roles), challenging and inspiring work environments and continuous learning and career advancement opportunities.
This is your chance to get an excellent grounding in Disability Services. If you are someone who loves to work with people, has a positive attitude and an ability to adapt to different situations, we want to hear from you!




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 online.

The Department of Health and Human Services has undergone a merger. Please note, as an interim measure, for further information please review both websites: www.dhs.vic.gov and www.health.vic.gov.au

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