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Social Educator

Advertiser: Interaction Disability ServicesMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
6 Apr 2018
Location
Sydney, Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Aged & Disability Support

Social Educator

About Us

Interaction is a not for profit, values based organisation providing services to people with disability.

Being person centred, we work alongside people to identify their better life now and their future goals and aspirations. Our flexible approach means we represent and resource people with personalised services.

 

About the Opportunity

We currently have a part-time 60 hours per fortnight position vacant in one of our high support houses in Penrith

We are looking for a supportive, reliable, highly motivated and energetic Social Educator to work with  5 young males aged between 18 and 30 years with an Intellectual Disability. We are looking for someone with great interpersonal skills that will mentor and encourage these young men to increase their independent living skills in areas such as public transport use, community access and other areas of daily living.

 

About You

What we are looking for:

  • Experience in supporting people with an Intellectual Disability (ID) and challenging behaviours
  • Demonstrated resilience to episodes of challenging behaviour
  • Willingness to work across a range of shifts including alternate weekends and sleepover night shifts
  • Professional experience in youth work will be highly valued 
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to a structured routine
  • Current driver’s licence and a reliable fully insured vehicle

If this sounds like you we would like to hear from you!

 

To Apply

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to Samantha Hiley at careers@interactionservices.org  quoting the reference number HAY01.

Interaction is a Child Safe Organisation. All successful candidates will be required to undergo probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check, and will be required to maintain these clearances throughout employment with Interaction.

Interaction Disability Services is an EEO employer and encourages people from culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds to apply.

 

Only Australian citizens, permanent residents or those with working rights in Australia are eligible to apply.

 

 

Applications close COB 16th April 2018

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About Us

Interaction is a not for profit, values based organisation providing services to people with disability.

Being person centred, we work alongside people to identify their better life now and their future goals and aspirations. Our flexible approach means we represent and resource people with personalised services.

 

About the Opportunity

We currently have a part-time 60 hours per fortnight position vacant in one of our high support houses in Penrith

We are looking for a supportive, reliable, highly motivated and energetic Social Educator to work with  5 young males aged between 18 and 30 years with an Intellectual Disability. We are looking for someone with great interpersonal skills that will mentor and encourage these young men to increase their independent living skills in areas such as public transport use, community access and other areas of daily living.

 

About You

What we are looking for:

  • Experience in supporting people with an Intellectual Disability (ID) and challenging behaviours
  • Demonstrated resilience to episodes of challenging behaviour
  • Willingness to work across a range of shifts including alternate weekends and sleepover night shifts
  • Professional experience in youth work will be highly valued 
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to a structured routine
  • Current driver’s licence and a reliable fully insured vehicle

If this sounds like you we would like to hear from you!

 

To Apply

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to Samantha Hiley at careers@interactionservices.org  quoting the reference number HAY01.

Interaction is a Child Safe Organisation. All successful candidates will be required to undergo probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check, and will be required to maintain these clearances throughout employment with Interaction.

Interaction Disability Services is an EEO employer and encourages people from culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds to apply.

 

Only Australian citizens, permanent residents or those with working rights in Australia are eligible to apply.

 

 

Applications close COB 16th April 2018

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