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Disability Support Worker - Arabic & Persian Speaking

Location:
Parramatta & Western Suburbs  
Employment Type:
CA - Casual  
Department:
Community Care Workers - NDIS
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About Us

SydWest Multicultural Services is committed to providing gold standard services to people living with a range of disabilities. As an organisation we embrace our vales of Accountability, Collaboration and Excellence into our practice and service every day. SydWest is here to make a difference in peoples lives, build their capacity and engagement with their communities.

We are an innovative employer of choice, with passionate, qualified and experienced bilingual and bi-cultural staff who are sensitive to the languages and cultures of the communities we represent. Please check our website for all the benefits we offer; https://www.sydwestms.org.au/get-involved/employment-opportunities


Role

We have exciting opportunities for you to be part of SydWest’s dedicated NDIS Individual Support Program Team throughout Greater Western Sydney. You will provide SydWest participants with a high level of care, support and community engagement.

Key Accountabilities

  • Delivering personalised one-on-one support in line with the Care Plans
  • Providing personal care, including bathing, dressing, personal hygiene and grooming
  • Undertake domestic duties which includes light housework, laundry assistance and meal preparation
  • Assistance with activities of daily living & support duties such as shopping & transport
  • Assist clients to access and participate in their communities
  • Support build participants capacity and ability to live as independently as possible

We have positions available for experienced Disability Support Workers or people who are wishing to move into the disability sector


Essential Criteria

  • Certificate III or IV in Individual Support or Disability
  • Minimum of 6 months' experience of working with people with disabilities
  • Bilingual – Arabic & Persian 
  • Have a professional approach, accountable, reliable and highly motivated
  • Understanding of the needs of vulnerable people from diverse backgrounds
  • Driver’s License, reliable registered and fully insured vehicle
  • Smart Phone & Internet
  • Must have or willing to obtain prior to starting, a current First Aid Certificate
  • National Police Check
  • Working with Children Check
  • NSW NDIS Workers Check 
  • Available for morning and evening shifts


What we can offer you:

  • A place where you can be valued and appreciated through rewards and recognition
  • Comprehensive Training and Development
  • Minimum availability 24 hours per week
    between Monday – Friday (few weekend shifts are also available)
  • Work with a professional and dedicated team

How to apply:

If this role interests you, please apply by clicking the Apply Now Button. 

SydWest Multicultural Services adheres to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity, workplace health and safety and is a child safe organisation.