Sunshine Coast

Residential Care Worker (Diabetes Trained)

Job type:
Support Services

We are seeking Residential Care Workers experienced in supporting people with diabetes


Southern Cross Support Services (SCSS) is a leading Child Safety provider throughout QLD. Children, Youth & Family Services (CYF) team members play a vital role in ensuring that children and young people are offered a safe and stable environment to reach their goals. CYF work in accordance with the Sanctuary Model of Care framework.

We are seeking Residential Care Workers to support young people with diabetes, key responsibilities:
  • Provide direct support to young people with diabetes, including monitoring blood glucose levels, administering insulin, and ensuring dietary needs are met.
  • Educate and empower young people to manage their diabetes independently.
  • Collaborate with medical professionals, caregivers, and other team members to create a safe and supportive environment.
  • Develop and implement diabetes education and awareness programs.
  • Monitor and respond to any diabetes-related emergencies promptly and effectively.
  • Certification or extensive training in diabetes management.
CYF programs operate 24/7 which includes shift work (sleepovers, weekends, and possibly awake shifts).

What can CYF offer you?
  • Ongoing Learning & Development including TCI and Sanctuary Model Training
  • Annual FREE Flu Vaccination
  • Reimbursement to maintain First Aid & CPR
  • CEO Scholarship Program
  • Sonder complete care platform – 24/7 support
  • Corporate Health Care Partners
  • Location Swap – locations across QLD
  • Recognition – Employee of the Month, 5 & 10 year Service Awards

Requirements prior to commencement:
  • Blue Card for Working with Children (currently hold or be eligible to apply for)
  • NDIS Worker Screening (currently hold or be eligible to apply for)
  • Child Safety and Personal History Screening Check (LCS2)
  • Hold or be willing to enrol into a Cert 4 or higher recognised qualification
  • Driver’s licence (P2 minimum)
  • Hope & Healing modules
  • Smartphone with internet access
  • CPR Certificate (willing to obtain)

Interested in this job? The CRUX Management Services (CRUX) Talent Acquisition team would love you to apply online today. CRUX are the official recruitment partner for Southern Cross Support Services.

SCSS and our partner companies are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures are respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome – they are essential to our success.

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