Careers

Support Workers

We are always on the lookout for youthful and enthusiastic casual Lifestyle Assistants to support people with a disability aged 16 to 65 in general community access and home assistance. Real Living Options is growing and the need for reliable and support staff is ongoing.

We seek confident people who have initiative, common sense and the ability to encourage and be supportive in varying circumstances. Experience in Mental Health will be highly regarded.

We require people who are available for either weekends, sleepover support, evenings, and/or Monday to Friday.

If you are interested in a rewarding and sometimes challenging role please apply and we will let you know if we have anything suitable.

Please fill in the form below.

 

Lifestyle Assistant Application Form

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Real Living Options is a community-based service which works towards assisting people with a disability to have a home of their own within the community with a lifestyle of their choice which reflects the conditions of everyday life valued by the community.

Applicant Personal Details

DO YOU HAVE - Please indicate by ticking the relevant box

NDIS Worker Screening The National Disability Insurance Scheme requires all employees to undergo a Worker Screening prior to employment with an NDIS funded service provider. It is a condition of your employment that you obtain a worker screening clearance before we can engage you in any support role.

WHAT TIME FRAMES ARE YOU AVAILABLE - Please include times

Scenarios

Medical

Co-participation is a vital element of a Lifestyle Assistants role, participation in activities ranging from everyday lifestyle activities to assist people to attend exercise and or physical assistance for people’s mobility. You will also be working closely with people and their families through the highs and lows of life.
To ensure that you are not exposed to a situation that may place you at risk of injury, re-injury or aggravation of an existing physical or psychological condition please identify any current or past condition that may affect your capacity to work efficiently.

RESUME/CERTIFICATES Please provide your resume and copies of relevant training qualifications and/or Certificates.

Click or drag a file to this area to upload.

Referees

We require 3 business referees that may be contacted by telephone. If this is not possible please provide an email address. Where possible please ensure you notify your referee's that they may be contacted by our service.

Contact Us

Phone: 07 4035 5886

Email: click to email

Address: Shop 1, Showground Shopping Centre, 157 Mulgrave Road, Bungalow Qld 4870

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