Careers
WA - Casual Children and Youth Support / Disability Support Workers

Location:
Perth - Eastern Suburbs  
Employment Type:
CA - Casual  
Department:
WA Support Work Coordinator MET
Supporting Documentation:

CASUAL - CHILDREN AND YOUTH DISABILITY SUPPORT (WA) 

  • Offices based in Stirling, Mandurah and Bunbury with onsite parking, work is primarily in the community
  • Excellent rates and allowances
  • Mileage Reimbursed to the award rate
  • Work in needs based and casual

Key Assets The Children’s Services Provider (Not-For-Profit Agency)

  • An evolving Out of Home Care service (NGO) provider, located Australia wide
  • Committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive workforce, AWEI Bronze Employer of Choice for 2015 & 2016, AWEI Gold Employer Award for 2017, AWEI Silver Employer Award for 2018, finalist for the Australian HR Awards 2017
  • We provide therapeutic practice support to families and the vulnerable children and young people placed in their care
  • Travel within and around your coverage area in your own vehicle is a requirement of the role

Aplications are welcomed for appropriately qualified and experience people to carry out Casual Children and Young People Support / children and Youth Disability Support (CYPSS) for Western Australia regions.

Support Workers are responsible for supporting foster carers and the young people placed with them through the provision of direct work and support with children and young people, as and when required. 

We look for the following attributes:

  • Experience in mental health & or disability/autism
  • Available during weekdays, during afternoon and early evenings  
  • Have experience in dealing with children and Young people with 'complex needs and behaviours'
  • Must have prior experience in working with vulnerable children and young people of various ages from 0 – 25 yrs
  • Full, clean open Australian driver’s license (specific to the state) and access to a fully insured car is also an essential requirement
  • Must have a current ‘paid employment’ Working With Children card for WA
  • Also have a current 'Senior First Aid' certificate
  • Statutory Checks will be completed on all new staff as part of our recruitment process 

*** Again, this is casual work. Work is needs based and may not be regular nor consistent ***

For further information about Casual CYPSS workers in WA, please call Ben Wandei on (08) 9207 5900

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply for this role.  Key Assets appreciates the contribution you can make as part of our culturally diverse workforce to support the important work we do with children and young people, families and communities.

We are a committed partner in reconciliation and all applications for this role are valued.
We look forward to hearing from you. Please contact 
Tony Calgaret at tony.calgaret@keyassets.org.au or 0429 912 921 for more information.

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Please note – Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply if unsuccessful. Contact will be made by our team should your application meet with our criteria and should we have positions available.