This role is permanent full-time and based at our head office in Armadale.  Flexible working arrangements can be negotiated, to facilitate a blended working approach.  Reporting to the Finance Manager, the main objective of the role is to carry out a variety of financial tasks associated with the financial management of the organisation, such as month-end and systematic reporting.  The Finance Officer will also be responsible for the end-to-end processing of the organisation’s fortnightly payroll.

Do you want to help people achieve their dream life? Are you organised and reliable?   We are looking for Disability Support Workers, who can support adults living with Intellectual Disabilities to access their communities.  We have an individualised approach to support, as we match our participants to employees; building strong lasting relationships.

You would be working one on one with people and supporting them to achieve their goals, create meaningful relationships, attend educational courses, attend their jobs etc.

In a typical week at work, you may:

  • Support someone to attend and participate in an educational course
  • Support a person while they work or carry out a volunteering role at the local Salvos
  • Take a person to a local café to enjoy a coffee together, building relationships of trust and respect for each other and helping then to develop relationships with people in the local community
  • Pick the person up from home and take them to their weekly art class
  • Utilise your strong literacy and communication skills to record progress notes to monitor how participants are moving towards meeting their goals.

Every person is different, goals and aspirations are different, this makes the direct support role exciting and interesting and more than just a job!

You will have constant support from team members whenever needed.

We have a strong belief that happy, satisfied and supported staff deliver better services. Come join our team and help us build real, meaningful, and desirable lives for the people who honour us by trusting us to hold their dreams.

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Do I need Qualifications or Experience?

Qualifications or experience are not necessary; we are looking for individuals with a desire to deliver high quality support, who align with our values to support people to live in inclusive communities.

InclusionTraining is a registered training organisation (RTO) that offers courses for individuals with an intellectual disability, as well as those working in, or new to the disability sector.  Inclusion Training offers a pathway from pre-accredited learning to accredited courses for basic language, literacy and numeracy, all the way to the Certificate I in Work Education and work experience placements.   Learners are assessed through competency-based training and perform set tasks according to the standards for each course. 

The Student Support Officer role is to support the Trainer & Assessor to deliver quality education courses, create suitable adult-focused activities and design and deliver skills development programs under supervision.   You will also provide support during breaks and while in the community.