Residential Support Worker

About Us

The Autism Association of WA is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit Autism specific service providers, and the only specialist organisation providing a full range of services from early childhood through to adulthood in Australia. Together we are inspired every day to make a difference in the lives of individuals with Autism. We are a dedicated, passionate, supportive team joined by a common goal and are deeply committed to enhancing the quality of life of every individual with Autism and passionate about supporting them to live their best life possible.

About the Role

Our Residential Support Workers make a positive difference in the lives of people with Autism by supporting adults residing in shared homes to assist them to live the life they choose including daily activities such as personal care, domestic tasks, interests, and hobbies.

About You

To be a successful support worker you require a caring nature, positive attitude, and patience plus:

  • Motivation to provide care and advocate for others. 
  • Strong verbal and non-verbal communication skills.
  • Sound decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Previous experience, or transferable skills from the human services sector (desirable).
  • Full driver's licence without P plates with access to a suitable vehicle

To join our team you’ll also be happy to get both a COVID and seasonal flu vaccination, and complete required selection clearances including an NDIS Workers Check.

Benefits

You’ll make a meaningful difference in people’s lives, join a ‘for purpose’ organisation and also receive:

  • Work Life Balance - Attractive shift pattern that averages 2.5 consecutive days per week with 9 consecutive days off every 3 weeks. 3-week roster that includes between 1-3overnight stays
  • Fantastic Salary- Attractive salary with packaging benefits plus an opportunity to work additional shifts for extra income.
  • Amazing Leave Benefits - 6 weeks annual leave per annum
  • Extensive training, growth, and development opportunities

Apply Now

Click ‘Apply Now’ to upload your resume and introduction letter. A member of our team will review your application and be in touch as soon as possible.

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