If you enjoy challenging but rewarding work and share our vision of an inclusive society, we will provide the training, supportive culture, and connections to help you to make the most of this opportunity.We are in need of casual and permanent part-time Direct Support Workers in Cairns and surrounding areas. As a Direct Support Worker, you’ll be an integral part of the lives of people of all ages and backgrounds. You will be assisting them with movement, domestic duties, administrating medications and with personal care. CPL provide around-the-clock assistance, meaning the more available you are, the more shifts we can potentially offer you. This role is ideal for people who:Are great communicators dedicated to providing the best service for every personAre even better listeners who can work autonomously, as well as under directionWill work closely with people and teams who rely on themCalm and confident in all different environmentsCan provide personal care with dignity and sensitivityAre ready to support our clients with personal and professional commitmentsUnderstand and apply professional boundariesHave capacity to work flexible hours on a roster systemBelieve in an inclusive society and value client focus, respect, inclusion, integrity, excellence, and courage As a team member you will enjoy:Industry-leading training provided by health professionals - no experience necessary!Being an active participant in a supportive cultureAn hourly rate based on your industry-related experience and qualificationsAdditional penalty rates for night and weekend shiftsUp to 5 weeks annual leave pro-rataSalary packaging benefitsFlexibility to support your lifestyle and commitmentsSupport and continued professional development Before you commence, you will need:Current First Aid and CPR certificatesA Blue Card (Working with Children Card)An NDIS Worker Screening Check (Working with Individuals with Disabilities, formerly a Yellow Card)CPL are happy to assist in obtaining these necessary checks if you are successful.Please note prior to putting in an application that the Queensland Government has now directed everyone working in healthcare must be fully vaccinated by the 15th of December, including aged care and disability services. The CPL Group acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia, and we pay our respects to Elders past, present, and emerging. We are committed to honouring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their unique cultural and spiritual relationship to land, water, and seas and their rich contribution to society.Disability Support Worker PD 25 AUD Australia - QLD Cairns & Far North Cairns