Disability Support Worker Traineeships - Camden/Campbelltown Multiple Positions

Location: Sydney   
Classification: Community Services and Development Aged and Disability Support Workers

Job Title

Disability Support Worker Traineeships - Camden/Campbelltown Multiple Positions

Company Name

Apprenticeship Careers Australia

Location

Sydney

Work Type

Traineeship

Classification

Community Services and Development > Aged and Disability Support Workers

Open Date

07 Oct 2021

Closing Date

07 Nov 2021

Required Skills

Role Description

Apprenticeship Careers Australia (ACA) is greatly known for matching Apprentices and Trainees with businesses across Australia. We help mentor and support Australians through vocational education pathways. 

Here at ACA we are currently looking for outstanding candidates to launch their career into a Traineeship as a Disability Support Worker within the Macarthur Region. 

If you want to gain a qualification and at the same time get great work experience, paid a wage and have a work life balance, look no further! 

As an integral member of the team, reliability and excellent communication skills are a must, as well as the ability to be flexible and sensitive to the needs of the clients. 

 

Are you?

  • Someone that wants to make a difference in the life of an individual requiring support
  • Able to use initiative
  • Someone who likes to work with other people in a team
  • Friendly, easy to talk to and polite
  • Reliable, honest and trustworthy
  • Motivated and eager to learn
  • Someone who likes organising things

 

Role Description:

As an Individual Support Trainee, you’ll be surrounded by an awesome crew to support you and become part of a large trainee community, plus get your practical experience working with one of our partner companies within their Disability Day Programs. Whilst gaining valuable work experience, you will be required to complete a Certificate III in Individual Support.

 

Training will be completed on the job

 

Some Duties May Include: 

  • Implementing programs to support clients to develop skills and attributes
  • Facilitate outings and other social activities
  • Performing household tasks such as menu planning, cooking and serving meals, cleaning etc
  • Providing companionship and support during daily activities
  • Helping people to develop and maintain independence and safety in personal care
  • Provide physical assistance
  • Work as part of a great team

 

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Is an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certificate 
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Current Driver’s Licence (Min P2 Licence) and have access to a vehicle
  • The ability to obtain a Light Rigid License within 3 months of commencing employment
  • Willing to undertake a National Police Check
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Must have Covid Vaccination (documentation must be presented)
  • Willing to commit to completing a Certificate III in Individual Support 

 

What We Offer:

  • Position: Support Worker (Study towards a Certificate 3 – Individual Support)
  • Hours/Days: Part time: Monday – Friday (Approx. 6.5hours a day)
  • Pay Rate: S.C.H.A.D.S Award 
  • Location: Camden/Campbelltown

 

This opportunity is open to all ages, so what are you waiting for!

If this sounds like you, apply now with your resume and cover letter telling us why you are the person we need.

 

Contact Details:

For more information and a chat about this awesome opportunity, contact our crew at info@apprenticeshipcareers.com.au

Contact Details

Chiara Sherwood, Info@apprenticeshipcareers.com.au
Top