ID: 159820

Senior Experienced Community Support Worker (CSW)

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Lilydale VIC

About this opportunity

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in providing guidance and mentorship to the community support workers
  • Role model strong conflict resolution and management of incidents
  • Identify needs of volunteers and provide support, including the adherence to the agency procedures
  • Develop strong working relationships with volunteers and clients and other local support services
  • Meet with clients to assess their needs and eligibility -Commit to continuing to build upon knowledge and experience by attending meetings or training.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

- Good listening and communication skills
- Must be confident and able to be assertive in challenging situations
- Strong computer literacy skills

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Minimum of 1 x 3 hour shift per week on a Monday, Wednesday or Friday. Up to 12 hours per week.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Education & Training
  • Mediation & Advocacy
  • Safety & Emergency Services
  • Seniors & Aged Care