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Job Title Disability Support Worker - Supported Independent Living
Location Geelong Office
Position Description

  

Who’s NEXTT GROUP 

The Nextt Group can proudly state that, for more than 20 years we have been making a difference in Australia by supporting individuals with disability and/or mental health challenges to achieve their goals and live an independent life. 

Our workforce spans NSW, VIC, QLD and SA, with over 1800 people providing daily quality, person-centered care to the people we support. We aim to help everyone get more out of life! 

 

Your Nextt role 

It’s not easy work, but it sure is rewarding…

 

We cannot speak highly enough of the people who have chosen Nextt to support them. In Geelong, our client is moving into a new house very soon. We need to fill a 24/7 roster to provide support with day to day tasks and activities within the home and community.

 

Through active support and positive behaviour, you will implement strategies developed by therapists in order to encourage independent living and achieve daily goals.

We have multiple, regular shifts and flexible hours available. Our 24/7 roster includes passive sleepovers.

This role will be highly supported, from all levels of the business, meaning no issue will be yours alone. If you thrive on providing creative solutions to some interesting challenges, you will find joy here.  

 

Are you Nextt? 

 

As mentioned, we are willing to train, but show us some of these attributes and we’d love to start a conversation. 


·        Caring & Nurturing  

·        Active, Energetic, Reliable and Compassionate 

·        Resilient and Positive

·        Willingness to learn

·        Ability to work in a team

 

You will also have previous experience in a similar community setting, such as Aged Care or In-Home Support.

 

You will have experience with ABI, mental health, autism and/or intellectual disabilities.

 

You will have, or be willing to obtain an NDIS Workers Screening Check, Working with Children Check, First Aid and CPR certificate and full Covid vaccination. This role also requires a valid Driver’s Licence, vehicle and insurance.

 

There is an unprecedent amount of work and shifts available. Make contact today and help up make our community better.  

 

The Nextt Group values diversity and is an equal opportunity Employer.