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Job Title Mental Health Support Worker - Liverpool
Location Sydney Office Chippendale
Position Description

 

Your new company

At Nextt, for more than 20 years we have been making a difference by supporting people with disability and/or mental health challenges to achieve their goals and to live an independent life. We provide quality, person-centred support and want you to join us and help our clients get more out of life!

 

Your new role

 

In this role, you will provide support to our client, in an In-home Support Living arrangement.

  • Assisting with daily living activities such as personal care and self-care.
  • Assisting with safe community accessing of services
  • Assisting with practical life skills such as organising a home and a budget.
  • Supporting fitness and manual activities.
  • Supporting independence, social and confidence-building activities.

 

For this position, we have a range of shifts available, including weekdays, evenings and weekends.

 

What you will need to succeed

 

You will need experience as a Mental Health Support Worker, delivering in-home services to clients with complex needs. You will also have demonstrated experience in dealing with a range of complex behaviours and are highly skilled to de-escalate challenging situations.

 

You are a dedicated support worker with a genuine commitment to assist individuals reaching their goals and living their best life. You also need the following current documents:

 

  • Certificate III or IV in individual support, aged care, disability, Mental Health or an Allied Health qualification
  • Valid Mental Health First Aid (desirable)
  • Valid NDIS Worker Check
  • Valid Working with Children Check
  • Valid First Aid and CPR Certificate
  • Valid Australian drivers licence and your own insured vehicle.

 

What you will get in return

 

This role offers flexible hours and regular shifts. You will get the support and mentoring of an experienced team. Remuneration is based on the SCHADS Award, starting at schedule E 3.1.

 

At Nextt, we provide ongoing training, opportunities to grow your career and a competitive hourly rate. We employ over 2000 staff nationally and are growing our client services.

 

What you need to do now

 

Hit the apply button with your CV and cover letter to start an exciting phase in your career.