Essential requirements

To work at Independence Australia, ideally you have:

  • demonstrated experience as a disability support worker in a community or in home setting
  • a Certificate III or IV in Disability or similar (or be willing to undergo further training to improve your skills)
  • an ability to create supportive and professional working partnerships with consumers to promote their independence
  • excellent interpersonal skills including working positively with others, problem solving and dealing with conflict
  • a current Level 1 First Aid certificate (or be willing to obtain)
  • a satisfactory current Police Check and a Working with Children Check (or be willing to obtain)
  • current driver’s license (considered favourably)