Disability Support Worker
SA Support Services Inc is a South Australian company that runs a number of supported independent living options for people who experience mental health issues and or who have a psycho social disability. The two sites requiring staff are located in Murray Bridge.
SA Support Services Inc recruits people based on their values and attitudes when working with people with a disability. Workers whose values align with SA Support Services Inc are highly regarded.
SA Support Services Inc values are:
Safety: clients should feel safe in their home and be at the centre of their service delivery planning.
Collaboration: Workers are collaborative when working with clients and organisations in the community.
Accountability: staff are accountable in their activities with clients.
Inclusiveness: Empower and support people with a disability in their civic participation.
Culturally sensitive and informed practice: Culturally appropriate work practices that acknowledge Aboriginal people's experience is highly valued.
Evidence Based: Practice is guided by evidence base and research.
Creative and flexible: when working with people who have complex needs this is essential.
Good Life Experiences: building self esteem and developing skills are part of experiencing a good life, activities that are positive and provide a sense of meaning and purpose support people achieving this.
SA Support Services Inc requires workers to have a DCSI clearance check which can be arranged once appointed. There are no minimum qualifications required other than a First Aid certificate which is essential to begin work with us. On the job training occurs through induction and successful employees are joined up to the in house training program which provides an accredited learning program.
To apply please provide a resume and write a cover letter to Ms Tanzi Tidswell (Office Admin) addressing these questions:
Why do you want to work in the sector?
What do you know about our organisation?
How do your values align with ours?
Please upload your resume and cover letter here. From here a short listing process will occur based on the responses and then participants will be asked to respond to scenarios and then participate in an interview process.
There is no closing date.