Direct Support Workers – Disability Residential

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    Posted On Dec 8 ,2014
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Job Description

The E. W. Tipping Foundation is a growing and dynamic community services organisation that is working in a variety of ways to support people with a disability, children, youth, families and the ageing. With a vision of ‘independence, choice and community for all’, our mission is to empower people to maximise their life choices by providing services which continually improve, fostering inclusive communities and encouraging positive change.

Are you a dedicated individual that prides yourself on high quality support, care and guidance to people with a disability? Then you should apply for one of our positions in the Mornington Peninsula area.

This role works within a home environment supporting up to 6 people with a disability living together to achieve individual goals and ambitions and realise their optimum level of independence. The role works as a part of a team to provide positive and consistent support to the people living in this setting.

The ideal applicant will have previous experience in the disability field and possess the skills, knowledge and understanding to implement proactive strategies to meet the goals of the people you are supporting in the community. A Certificate IV Disability Services or equivalent will be highly regarded. You must have availability to work sleepovers and weekends.

We offer generous salary packaging and can offer significant tax incentives as a non for profit organisation. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage men and women of all ages to apply.

All applicants will hold a current satisfactory Police Check and a Victorian Driver’s Licence.

For a copy of the position description, please go to our website:

To apply, please email a copy of your resume and covering letter to

For any additional information please contact the Metropolitan office on 03 9564 1030.

Closing date for applications is 30th December 2014

You will be asked the following questions when you apply:

  • Are you eligible to work in Australia?
  • How many years experience do you have in a similar role?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • Do you have a current Working With Children (WCC) Check?