Currently hiring Family Support Carers in Toowoomba and Chinchilla.
Please read below and apply here!
Job position : To provide child care and support, by aiding parents or caregivers with on call care for their children. Examples may include NDIS participants, kids home sick from school, or parents needing assistance outside of standard centre hours. You will be working in family homes on an as needed basis; from regular pre-booked hours through to emergency shifts when parents need us there to help.
Our carers also provide support by helping with basic housework, and possibly transport such as school pick-ups.
You must have a keen desire to work one-on-one with families, and exceptional support skills, including patience, enthusiasm, good communication and a friendly disposition.
This position could also suit those looking for secondary employment, students in their final year of relevant studies, or those with previous experience looking to get back into the workplace after a break.
Qualifications & Clearances:
- Relevant qualifications and/or experience in the child care industry, or related fields such as aged care, disability care, teaching or nursing.
- Current working with children clearance – ‘Blue Card’
- First Aid Certification
- Current Drivers Licence and roadworthy vehicle (for those Carers able to do transportation duties)
- Have a smartphone and be proficient with its use to send and receive job assignment and reporting procedures
HOURS: Casual on call
LOCATION: varying locations around the Toowoomba region, within 25km radius of your home base