Fraser Coast

Fraser Coast - Support Worker Traineeship

Job type:
Part-time
Category:
Support Services

Work and study in a growing industry for an employer who values your professional development!

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SCSS has a number of paid Traineeship positions available for people that are interested in working Part Time while studying a Certificate III in Community Services.

(Important – if you have completed a Certificate III or higher since leaving school you may not be eligible for this traineeship)

SCSS is a NDIS and Child Protection provider servicing Queensland with our head office based in Bundaberg. Our core business is to provide a range of Disability and Child Protection services to meet the needs of those that are most vulnerable in our community.

HOW WE SUPPORT OUR CLIENTS
  • Household chores and grocery shopping
  • Medication and medical appointments
  • Fishing and Beach activities
  • Social inclusion and community access
  • Holidays and camping trips
  • Meeting personal goals - fitness and wellbeing
  • Development of independent living skills
  • Implementation of behaviour management strategies

WHAT IS SCSS LOOKING FOR?
A person that is passionate about making a real difference in people's lives and strives on helping others. Someone that enjoys working with variety of different challenges in their day-to-day.
  • Eligibility to complete a traineeship.
  • Availability to work a minimum of 15 hours per week for the duration of the traineeship.
  • Flexibility across a 7 day/night roster, which includes shift work, weekends, public holidays, night shifts & overnight sleepovers.

A requirement prior to commencement, is eligibility to apply for or currently hold the below: (these are to be maintained at your own expense).

  • Suitability to hold a Blue Card (Working with Children Check - QLD)
  • Positive Notice Criminal History Check - Yellow Card
  • Child Protection and Personal History Screening Check (LCS2)
  • Valid and current First Aid and CPR certification
  • Must have a drivers licence
  • NDIS Worker Orientation Module

If this role interests you and you would like to be part of a growing industry then get the ball rolling and apply now! (Please ensure your resume includes details of all qualifications you have completed)

Options for higher level qualifications can be considered for Child Protection roles. (Child, Youth and Family Intervention/Disability/Mental Health/Community Services etc)

Recent Blue Card Changes

It is now a requirement to hold your Blue Card prior to commencing work with Young People. If you do not currently hold a Blue Card, or your Blue Card is due to expire within 3 months, it will be essential to apply for a Blue Card early in the Recruitment Process. For more information on the Blue Card No Card, No Start rule, please visit - https://www.qld.gov.au/law/laws-regulated-industries-and-accountability/queensland-laws-and-regulations/regulated-industries-and-licensing/blue-card/system/review/no-card-no-start

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