Vocational Support Worker Permanent Full Time and Casual... Gowrie NSW Do you have a passion for supporting people with a disability to achieve their goals? Do you want a challenging but highly rewarding career where you can make a difference? Bring your passion, experience and energy to our team.
Bring your passion, experience and energy to an organisation that is seen as an innovator in its sector, one that understands the importance of caring for people within the community.
Challenge Community Services has been making a difference in the lives of people with a disability for over 60 years.
Challenge employs over 1000 people and is one of the most innovative and fastest growing community service organisations in New South Wales. Our teams provide high quality support and team members are encouraged to express their talents in their position.
Challenge Recycling operates a Material Recovery Facility (MRF) that sorts materials received from the kerbside collection contractor and Tamworth Regional Councils rural landfill sites. Materials are... also sourced from local business houses and environmentally conscious residents.
Paper, cardboard, container glass, plastics, steel and aluminium cans are collected, sorted and packaged and forwarded to recycling companies such as Amcor, Visy and Impact Recycling. The MRF has been operating at this site since 1992 and has an annual output of approximately 10,000 tonnes.
The successful applicant may be required to support and working alongside the teams across other Challenge ADE business sites in Tamworth including Secure Scanning Solutions, Spare Hands Work Crew and Spare Hands Pack 'n' Mail. We have 2 opportunities available a full time permanent opportunity and a casual position.
Essential Criteria Well developed written and oral communication skills Ability to work alone or in a team without supervision Ability to prioritise and problem solve situations Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions and to plan each job to ensure maximum results for employees and customers. Time management and organisational skills. Mechanical aptitude Forklift licence Ability to operate machinery in the facility A current drivers licence First Aid Certificate or willing to obtain Ability to use of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
Desirable Criteria MR truck licence or willingness to obtain Front end loader licence Certificate IV in Disability Certificate IV Workplace Training & Assessment Demonstrated experience in disability, mental health or related field Demonstrated knowledge in Disability legislation and standards.
For further information regarding this position please contact
Victor on 0417 454 880 or 6766 9179.
How To Apply
When applying, please ensure you include a cover letter, resume and address the key essential criteria as part of your application.
To apply please click on the 'apply now' button below or visit our website:
www.challengecommunity.org.au Closing date: 4 January 2021 Gowrie NSW Australia
Vocational Support Worker Permanent Full Time and Casual... Gowrie NSW Challenge Community Services Gowrie NSW