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Job Title Support Workers - Gatton and Toowoomba Regions
Location Brisbane Office
Position Description

 

At Nextt, for more than 20 years we have been making a difference by supporting people with mental health challenges to achieve their goals and to live an independent life. 

We employ over 1800 staff and services across NSW, VIC, QLD and SA, we provide quality, person-centred support to more than 1500 clients each year.

Join our team and support our clients to get more out of life!

 

WHY NEXTT?

  • Opportunity to make a difference
  • Excellent casual pay rates
  • Play a key role in a growing person-centred organisation

 

Nextt is a national company with employment opportunities across all our offices.

Nextt is a genuinely diverse, supportive workplace where your unique skills and professional contribution will be appreciated and valued.

We value the lived experiences of our employees

Workplace diversity is highly valued at Nextt and we recognise a diverse workforce is beneficial for our employees and those who utilise our services. 

We are looking for someone who has a sincere passion for social inclusion and supporting people gain access to all aspects of their local community. If you share our passion and values and are Principled, Committed, Responsive and Creative then this may be the role you have been looking for.

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are keen to welcome aboard  dedicated and person-centred Support Workers to assist our clients in Gatton, Toowoomba and surrounding areas.

Every facet of this role will enable and empower you to practice your genuine care and ‘think outside the box’ to ensure our client’s get the most out of life – your role in achieving this goal is key!

This is an opportunity to pave a rewarding career where no two days will ever be the same when you are providing support to our clients and you will be available to work flexible hours (approximately 20 hours per week of community access with the potential to grow) and providing support that includes: 

  • Implementing our client's Positive Behaviour Support Plans
  • Access the community to assist our clients in building confidence.
  • Mentor clients on appropriate behaviours.
  • Support clients in learning life skills.

 

WE NEED YOU TO HAVE:

  • Current Blue & Yellow Card/NDIS Card, First Aid and CPR
  • Valid Australian drivers’ licence and own car that is fully insured
  • Reliable and punctual with strong communication skills
  • Proven ability and experience in providing social support, community access, life skills development and other various duties that encourage capacity building
  • Experience in personal care and working with people with a disability
  • Experience in mental health will be high regarded
  • Mobile phone with internet access
  • The right to work within Australia
  • Ability to complete online training

 

FINAL THOUGHTS:

So don’t hesitate in sending your application today – with the right attitude, there are no limits to where this role can take you.