Casual opportunity based in TownsvilleMake a difference to the lives of people everydayIf you're studying, interested in a career in Disability Services or looking for extra income, then we would love to hear from you!Who We AreEndeavour Foundation is an independent, for purpose organisation established in 1951 with a vision to support people with an intellectual disability to live their best life. We are people working together, making possibilities a reality for people with a disability.What can Endeavour Foundation offer you?Encouraged and supported ongoing professional development and diverse career opportunitiesSalary Packaging benefits, package up to $15,900 per year tax free; less tax = more take-home pay for you!In addition to your tax-free benefit, you can also use up to $2,650 of your pre-tax income to pay for entertainment expenses (meals, holiday accommodation etc.)An Employee Assistance Program - a free and confidential counselling service available to staff and their family membersCorporate Health Insurance plans and discounts with our corporate partnersWhitegoods and appliances discountsWhat can I expect in a typical day working as a Support Worker?We support people in their homes and into the community, providing them with the opportunity to live their best lives and to fulfil their goals and dreams. You will provide home based support such as meal management and personal care where required and transport them into the community for appointments and activities.Provide day-to-day support including all aspects of assisting with personal care - bathing, dressing, grooming and medication assistanceHousehold support including some light cleaning and meal preparationProviding community access allowing them to live their best livesBuddy shifts and ongoing training will be provided to ensure you are able to deliver your best to support themAccurate documentation of notes, daily records etc.What you will bring to the roleYou are a true people person who is passionate, empathetic and resilient You are dedicated to empowering people with disabilities to live their best livesClear and effective communication skillsFlexibility, available to work the occasional night shift and every 2nd weekendAbility to work autonomously and as part of a teamSome experience working with Microsoft Office i.e., Word, Excel and Outlook packagesCert III in Individual Support would be highly regarded but not mandatoryHow can I join Endeavour Foundation?Please note, before commencing with Endeavour Foundation, you be required to undertake a "Fit2Work" National Criminal History Check, hold or be willing to obtain a Working with Children Check (Blue Card), NDIS Worker Screening Check/Yellow Card and a First Aid and CPR certificateAdditionally, in line with the direction from State Government, all authorised workers defined under the Queensland Public Health Order are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Endeavour Foundation requires all new employee to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.You can register your interest in joining Endeavour Foundation by simply clicking ‘Apply’ below. We can’t wait to hear from you!"We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer, and we commit to respond to every applicant" 30AUDAustralia - QLDTownsville & Northern QLDTownsville4810
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