Experienced Disability Support Staff (SA)

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If you have experience in providing disability support, we'd love to hear from you! We currently have unique part-time roles available for a client with complex home care needs in metropolitan Adelaide. Joining a team across a 24-hour roster which includes active overnight shifts, you will be joining one of South Australia's leading disability service providers and making a difference in the community.

About the role

A unique opportunity exists to join a team providing supports across an active 24-hour roster to a client with complex home care needs.

To be successful in this role you will need to have demonstrated experience (or be willing to undertake further training) in the following areas:

  • caring for individuals with spinal cord injuries, including managing clients with autonomic dysreflexia syndrome;
  • supporting ventilated clients; (comprehensive training and credentialing provided)
  • medication management and administration;
  • bowel care.

Our ideal candidate

You must have exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to develop strong professional relationships.

In addition to above, you will need to have:

  • Certificate 3 or 4  in Individual Support, Disability or equivalent
  • current Provide First Aid Certificate HLTAID003
  • current Provide CPR Certificate HLTAID001
  • current Manual Handling Certificate
  • current DHS Aged and/or Disability Clearance 
  • reliable transport

To find out more about the role, please call Nathan Aston at HenderCare on 8100 6027 or Tracey Dal Corobbo on 8100 8838.

Candidates available for active overnight shifts are encouraged to apply.

About HenderCare

Established in 2004, HenderCare is a national provider of services for older people and support for those with a disability. Proudly Australian owned and operated, we value our staff and offer flexible working conditions, a Staff Benefits Program and comprehensive training. We’re growing every day and there’s never been a better time to join our team.