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Casual Support Workers - Brisbane

Casual position, Level 2, $38.08 per hour

Kyabra Community Association Inc. is a community-based organisation that is committed to strengthening individual, family and community life.

We are currently seeking supportive, reliable, creative and dedicated support workers to work alongside community members who have a range of differing needs, including people with a disability, and psychosocial disability.

Why work for Kyabra?

  • Family friendly work environment.
  • A range of practice and professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work hours.
  • A variety of interesting shifts where no day is the same.
  • Potential to access salary sacrifice.

Essential Requirements:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support/ Disability Support (students studying in a relevant degree such as Human Services, Allied Health, Nursing, Exercise/Sports Science or Social Work may be considered).
  • Introduction to Epilepsy training.
  • Completed the NDIS Worker Orientation Module.
  • Current Australian Driver’s License.
  • Roadworthy/registered and appropriate vehicle and willingness to use to transport participants.
  • Blue Card and Yellow Card/NDIS Worker Screening Clearance (we can assist you to apply).
  • First Aid and CPR is mandatory prior to commencing work.

What we are seeking in our Support Workers:

  • Flexibility and the ability to work a variety of shifts including 2-hour morning and evenings and weekends.
  • Ability to promote independence and choice.
  • Commitment to social justice.

If you love being challenged and seek a personally fulfilling role in an organisation that makes a difference to the lives of others, then this may be the job for you.

To apply, please click on this link.

  • Only applicants who provide a cover letter will be considered for the role.
  • Only applicants that are successful to short-listing stage will be contacted.

If you are successful, you will be required to attend induction/training on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 3rd August all day
  • Thursday 4th August all day
  • Monday 8th August 1pm-3pm via Microsoft Teams

Kyabra is an inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage people to apply regardless of age, class, gender, sexual orientation, cultural heritage, ability or disability, or past behaviour.

It is organisational policy that all employees are required to carry a positive notice blue card and consent to any personal or criminal history checks.


 

Case Worker - NDIS Support Coordination and Housing

Part-Time, Fixed Term position until 30 December 2022

Kyabra Community Association Inc. is a community-based organisation that is committed to strengthening individual, family and community life.  We provide strengths-based, integrated responses to people in our community.

The Case Management and Coordination team provides case work support to a range of individuals, families and carers to support aspirations, growth and change within a strengths based approach. This may include support and advocacy through the systems which significantly impact on individual and family lives, such as; child protection; income support; housing; mental health and healthcare; disability; education and legal, parenting and early years.

We are looking for a case worker that demonstrates knowledge and experience in the areas of housing and NDIS support coordination.  This role is part-time (9 day fortnight), and is a fixed term role until 30th December 2022.

This position involves both centre-based and outreach functions involving coordinated work with a range of agency, community and staff resources.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010, Level 4 ($37.54 per hour to $40.39 per hour).  We offer a family friendly work environment and a range of practice and professional development opportunities.

All applicants with an interest in working from client centred, strength-based frameworks, who can demonstrate a commitment to the principles of social justice are strongly encouraged to apply.  This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team in a progressive organisation that pursues best practice within a social justice framework.

A Bachelor Degree in Social Work/Human Services or similar is an essential requirement for this role.

To apply for this role, click on this link.

Applications close 9:00am Friday 8th July 2022.

Your application must include a covering letter, your CV and answers to the selection criteria questions within the link.

  • Only applications that address the selection criteria will be considered for short-listing.
  • Only applicants that are short-listed to interview will be contacted.

Kyabra is an inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage people to apply regardless of age, class, gender, sexual orientation, cultural heritage, ability or disability, or past behaviour.

It is organisational policy that all employees are required to carry a positive notice blue card and consent to any personal or criminal history checks.

 


 Case Worker (Caloundra)

Keys to Early Intervention Homelessness Service (KEIHS) CALOUNDRA

Full Time Permanent position

Kyabra Community Association Inc. provides strengths based integrated responses to people in our community. Service work involves partnership with individuals and families to identify goals, develop strategies and evaluate outcomes. 

This may involve a range of activities/functions including:  Intake, Assessment, Advocacy, Interpersonal Support Work, Co-ordination, Case Management, Community Development and other such responses that facilitate the achievement of specified goals.

The Case Worker will work as part of our KEIHS Team: Keys to Early Intervention Homelessness Service team, (based in Caloundra), as a lone worker based in the Caloundra West Industrial precinct. KEIHS is an early intervention case management program working with individuals and families to support at-risk tenancies within the community in six locations across Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Gympie. The role is an outreach based and is conducted in community members homes.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award, Level 4 ($37.54 - $40.39 per hour).  We offer a family friendly work environment and a range of practice and professional development opportunities.

All applicants with an interest in working from client centred, strength-based frameworks, who can demonstrate a commitment to the principles of social justice are strongly encouraged to apply.  This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team and a progressive organisation that pursues best practice within a social justice framework.

  • A Bachelor Degree in Social Work/Human Services or similar is an essential requirement for this role. 
  • All employees at Kyabra are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

To apply for this role, click on this link.

Applications close at 9:00am, Monday 27th June. Interviews will take place the week commencing Monday 4th July.

Your application must include a covering letter, your CV and you are required to answer the questions within the application process.

  • Only applications that address the selection criteria questions within the link will be considered for short-listing.
  • Only applicants that are short-listed will be contacted.

Kyabra is an inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage people to apply regardless of age, class, gender, sexual orientation, cultural heritage, ability or disability, or past behaviour.

It is organisational policy that all employees are required to carry a positive notice blue card and consent to any personal or criminal history checks.