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Job Support Officer - Footscray

Apply now Job no: 494049
Work type: Full - Time (T&A)
Location: Western Melbourne
Categories: Disability Support Worker, Instructor
Position Description

About US

At Yooralla, we believe that exceptional customer service starts with employees who love what they do.  Our people are committed to supporting people with disabilities to live the life they choose and obtaining the best possible outcomes for our customers. We have played an active role in improving public awareness and progressing the nature of disability support in Australia for 100 years.

About the Role

The Job Support Officer, Business Enterprises is responsible for job-related support of supported employees within an employment group setting that empowers people with disability to achieve their potential and live the life they choose in line with their goals set out within their National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Plan.

The Job Support Officer is also responsible for the day to day on the job support of supported employees; including any on the job coaching or retraining requirements to achieve all agreed production targets and NDIS Goals and also set production outcomes and develop safe work methods, as well as providing specialist, expert advice to employees under their supervision

About You

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Current National Police Record Check
  • Driving Forklift Licence (desirable)
  • First Aid (HLTAID003) Certificate
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • Excellent communication verbal and written, particularly in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Computer skills
  • Previous experience in working in a production work environment in a similar role is an advantage

Working with Yooralla

We employ individuals dedicated to providing quality, sustainable and flexible services, that uphold human rights and create opportunities, empowering individuals to live the life they choose. Yooralla has a long history of working to build a world where people with disability are equal citizens.

We offer

  • Supportive team environment
  • Salary packaging benefits
  • The opportunity to work alongside and empower people with disability to reach their maximum potential
  • Ongoing training, team support and professional development

For further information please contact Andrew Nankivell on 0472 835 792.

Please visit our website to access a copy of the position description and to apply for this vacancy.

We believe in diversity, inclusion and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits that diversity and inclusion brings, and in turn encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with a disability to apply.

Appointments are subject to one or more of the following forms of pre-employment safety screening such as Police Records Check, Inherent Position Requirements Employee Declaration, Working with Children Check, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme Check, Reference Checks and AHPRA Registration Check. This role is only available to Australian Residents or to those who hold the right to work in Australia. We are committed to child safe standards and Yooralla is an equal opportunity employer.

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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