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CAREERS AT EMPOWERED

Support Worker

About Us

Empowered Community Services is a rapidly growing National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provider for people living with a Disability and Mental Health in Newcastle and The Hunter. Empowered was established in 2017 with a MISSION to better the day-to-day lives of people living with a disability. We provide a person-centred approach to participants whilst working cohesively with family, industry clinicians and professionals to guarantee our consumers receive the best available assistance Newcastle has to offer.

About the Role

Empowered Community Services is a Newcastle & Lake Macquarie based disability service provider. Empowered has a mission to better the lives of people living with disabilities. By using a person-centred approach to providing disability supports that honours the values and diversity of our participants, our supports focus on providing opportunities for our participants to enrich their lives and achieve their desired goals and outcomes. 

Empowered is seeking dynamic & motivated support workers with a passion for helping people.

Job Description
  • Assisting participants with daily activities, domestic assistance, personal care and community access.  
  • Following care plans and ensuring that our participants work towards their NDIS goals, dreams and aspirations. 
  • Assisting participants on supported holidays at various locations around Australia. 
  • Developing and maintaining a safe work environment. 
  • Following Empowered’s mission and values. 
  • Working with all levels of the organisation to ensure that quality services are being provided. 
Essential Criteria
  • Flexible availability for work – shifts will range from mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends 
  • A valid drivers license and comprehensive insurance
  • First aid certification (valid within 3 years)
  • Valid police check (within the last 12 months)
  • Working with Children Check
  • Experience working with mental health is desired

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Current Capacity

Thank you for visiting Empowered Community Services. At present we have the following capacity for new NDIS referrals.

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Current Capacity

Thank you for visiting Empowered Community Services. At present we have the following capacity for new NDIS referrals.

Community Access & Capacity Building

0 Hours

Support Coordination

0 Participants

Specialist Support Coordination

0 Participants

School Leavers Employment Program

0 Participants

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Please note, Empowered has a minimum shift length of four hours for all new participants.
*Participants who require less than a four support will be subject to approval and will depend on the total number of hours of support required per week*

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Team Leaders

We encourage all participants to be assigned a Team Leader from Empowered. Our Team Leaders can help with tracking participant goals, developing strategies to assist with support, communicate strategies with staff, and develop reports as requested. If you do not wish to be allocated a Team Leader please notify our administration staff.