About the role:CPL's Mylestones Solutions is a Disability Social Enterprise, employing people with a disability in locations across Queensland. We employ over 45 people with disabilities and provide them with on-the-job training so they have the skills to do a great job.Our mobile coffee carts are dedicated to serve the finest coffee from our talented and friendly crew members. As a part-time Support Worker in the Sunshine Coast's Coffee Cart, you will lead, coach and mentor the work crew to help them gain the required skills to deliver the best quality coffee with a smile!Responsibilities include:Develop and implement individual program plans for each crew member and encourage them to make their own decisions.Support and mentor the crew members to achieve competence in their jobs.Ensure business requirements and deadlines are met.Supervise and train the crew members on the safe operating of equipment.  Provide support and assistance to crew members on personal care as per their individual support needs.Please download the position description below for a full list of responsibilities.To be successful, you will have:Experience in coffee preparation and using brewing equipment.  Experience in supporting and encouraging individuals with disability support needs to achieve their lifestyle goals.Open driver's licence and confidence in towing a small trailer with company vehicleExperience in developing and implementing effective individualised plans for people with disability support needs.Experience in supporting individuals with personal care needs, including transfers.Effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to negotiate and resolve conflict. Ability to work in a team environment and also independently in a variety of settings.Ability to exercise judgement, initiative and problem solving skills within defined guidelines.Benefits:Permanent part-timeThursdays to Saturdays, 45.6 hours per fortnight.Salary packaging benefit (boosts take home pay)Friendly and supportive teamInternal training and developmentJoin a leading organisation within the fastest growing disability sector.Applications close on 6th November 2019 unless filled prior. In order for your application to be considered, you must address selection criteria in your cover letter.  See below to download a full position description.CPL as an employer:CPL - Choice Passion Life is a non-profit organisation providing services for people with disabilities so they can lead the lives they choose. CPL offers services every day, at every stage of life and has been doing so for over 70 years in thousands of homes, schools, communities and workplaces in Queensland and Northern New South Wales.Mylestones is part of CPL - Choice, Passion, Life, a profit-for-purpose organisation that provides vital support to more than 5,000 people with disabilities across Queensland and northern New South Wales. At Mylestones, our businesses are focused on creating more opportunities for people with barriers and disabilities to find work, earn an income, gain independence, develop new skills and follow their passions.Position Description 50000 AUD Australia - QLD Sunshine Coast Sunshine Coast

Support Worker | Sunshine Coast | Mobile Coffee Cart

  • Permanent part-time position, based in Sunshine Coast, QLD
  • Competitive salary including salary packaging benefit, mobile phone
  • Join a values based, client focused organisation

About the role:

CPL's Mylestones Solutions is a Disability Social Enterprise, employing people with a disability in locations across Queensland. We employ over 45 people with disabilities and provide them with on-the-job training so they have the skills to do a great job.

Our mobile coffee carts are dedicated to serve the finest coffee from our talented and friendly crew members. As a part-time Support Worker in the Sunshine Coast's Coffee Cart, you will lead, coach and mentor the work crew to help them gain the required skills to deliver the best quality coffee with a smile!

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and implement individual program plans for each crew member and encourage them to make their own decisions.
  • Support and mentor the crew members to achieve competence in their jobs.
  • Ensure business requirements and deadlines are met.
  • Supervise and train the crew members on the safe operating of equipment.  
  • Provide support and assistance to crew members on personal care as per their individual support needs.

Please download the position description below for a full list of responsibilities.

To be successful, you will have:

  • Experience in coffee preparation and using brewing equipment.  
  • Experience in supporting and encouraging individuals with disability support needs to achieve their lifestyle goals.
  • Open driver's licence and confidence in towing a small trailer with company vehicle
  • Experience in developing and implementing effective individualised plans for people with disability support needs.
  • Experience in supporting individuals with personal care needs, including transfers.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to negotiate and resolve conflict. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment and also independently in a variety of settings.
  • Ability to exercise judgement, initiative and problem solving skills within defined guidelines.

Benefits:

  • Permanent part-time
  • Thursdays to Saturdays, 45.6 hours per fortnight.
  • Salary packaging benefit (boosts take home pay)
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Internal training and development
  • Join a leading organisation within the fastest growing disability sector.

Applications close on 6th November 2019 unless filled prior. In order for your application to be considered, you must address selection criteria in your cover letter.  See below to download a full position description.

CPL as an employer:

CPL - Choice Passion Life is a non-profit organisation providing services for people with disabilities so they can lead the lives they choose. CPL offers services every day, at every stage of life and has been doing so for over 70 years in thousands of homes, schools, communities and workplaces in Queensland and Northern New South Wales.

Mylestones is part of CPL - Choice, Passion, Life, a profit-for-purpose organisation that provides vital support to more than 5,000 people with disabilities across Queensland and northern New South Wales. At Mylestones, our businesses are focused on creating more opportunities for people with barriers and disabilities to find work, earn an income, gain independence, develop new skills and follow their passions.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter. For a confidential discussion, please contact Nidhi Shrivastava on (07) 3358 8058, quoting Ref No. 872310.