Disability Support Worker — Mackay, Mackay Region

Immediate Start Mackay Based $43.75 - $78.75 per hour About the Company: Unidex Healthcare are a privately owned recruitment company established in 2001 and operate across Australia, with our main offices in Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. Unidex actively recruit for all areas in the healthcare field specialising in Disability Services, Support Services and Allied Health. The Role: We require a support worker to partner with a young adult male participant based in Slade Point, Mackay, QLD. Our participant sustained a spinal cord injury and is complete tetraplegia below C4. Successful candidates must be experienced with hoisting and transfers, and working with complex needs such as bowel care, catheter care etc. The role is commencing as soon as possible with requirements Monday to Sunday in the morning (9am to 4pm) and the evening (7pm to 12am/midnight). We are offering the following rate of pay: Day - $43.75 per hour Night - $49.00 per hour Saturday - $61.25 per hour Sunday - $78.75 per hour KM's - $0.96 for each km travelled when helping participant to appointments Key Responsibilities: Assistance with personal care Assistance with bowel therapy (administering enema and digital stimulation) Assistance with domestic tasks Manual handling such as hoisting and transfers Administering medication Transporting and accompanying with community access health and rehab appointments Skills & Experiences: Australian Driver Licence Certificate 3 in Individual Support Current National Police Clearance Current Blue Card Current Yellow Card NDIS Worker Orientation Module NDIS Support Effective Communication Module Reliable, proactive and positive attitude Please note: two current references are required If you meet the above criteria and are available for an immediate start, hit the "Apply" button now Job posted on 27 Mar 2024 Queensland Mackay Permanent Community Services & Development Aged & Disability Support Do you have any questions about this role? Speak to a consultant Contact your local Frontline branch or call 1800 642 006

Applications close Sunday, 21 April 2024
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