Job Vacancies

Resource Worker - Support Worker Services

Fixed term to 30 June 2020 - full-time position

Kyabra Community Association Inc. is a community-based organisation that is committed to strengthening individual, family and community life.  We provide strengths-based, integrated responses to people in our community.

We are seeking a reliable and highly-motivated individual to work within our Support Worker Services team.  The role will involve supporting participants with implementing their NDIS plans from a Direct Support perspective.

This role may also involve rostering Support Workers to work alongside individuals and their families, and ensuring Support Workers have up-to-date knowledge regarding organisational policies and procedures and support to carry out their roles.  It also involves responding to participant needs and communicating information to Support Workers.

Experience in working with people with a disability and their families will be highly regarded.

A Bachelor Degree in Social Work/Human Services or similar field is essential for this role.

If you have excellent communication skills, are able to perform highly detailed work, are proficient in the use of office technology including in-house business systems and have a driver’s licence then this may be the job for you.  Experience in the use of Easy Employer rostering or other similar systems is desirable but not essential.

This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team and a progressive organisation that pursues best practice within a social justice framework.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with Kyabra’s Enterprise Agreement 2012, Level 4.1 ($34.21 per hour) with the option to also join Kyabra’s salary packaging scheme.  We offer a family friendly work environment and a range of professional development opportunities. This is a full time position however part-time may be an option. The spread of hours would be negotiated, however we would require you to work on a Friday until 4:30pm.

A copy of the position description is attached.

To apply, please send through your covering letter and CV, outlining the selection criteria, to recruitment@kyabra.org

Applications close on Friday 15th November at 9:00am.

  • Only applicants that address the selection criteria will be eligible for short-listing.
  • Only those applicants that are successful to the short-listing stage will be contacted.

Kyabra is an inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage people to apply regardless of age, class, gender, sexual orientation, cultural heritage, ability or disability, or past behaviour.

It is organisational policy that all employees are required to carry a positive notice blue card and consent to any personal or criminal history checks.


Volunteer Opportunities

From time to time, Kyabra offers opportunities for volunteers to become involved in a number of our services. At the present time we have no volunteer opportunities within our offices in Runcorn.

Kyabra Early Years Place

At present we are accepting applications from people interested in volunteering at our Kyabra Early Years Place.

For more information, please email recruitment@kyabra.org or download an application form here.