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Careers | The Benevolent Society

Allied Health Assistant - Mt. Gambier

Our Story

Supporting Australians since 1813 – At The Benevolent Society we believe that all Australians deserve to live life their way which is why we’ve always been at the forefront of social change. We provide support services to children, young people and families, older Australians, carers, and people with disability to enable people to live life on their terms.

Your role

We provide services in line with NDIS funding and your role is responsible for supporting Allied Health Professionals in the delivery of therapy services and implementation and monitoring of client plans that enable children and adults of all ages to achieve their goals. This is an ongoing full time position based in Mt. Gambier.

Who are you?

Being an experienced Allied Health Assistant, someone with less experience or even a new graduate you are passionate about supporting people with a disability and bring your skills to achieve their goals. You thrive in a flexible, person-centred and strengths-based way across a diverse range of settings to meet client needs You demonstrate genuine respect for all people regardless of their disability, culture, age, gender, sexual orientation. You are super keen to contribute to our friendly and supportive culture.

What’s in it for you?

We support people to live their best life and our tagline ‘Your life. Your way.’ summarises our perspective. This also refers to you, our employee. Here are a few things you might be interested in:

  • We set you up for success with a buddy and structured orientation
  • Opportunity to work within a multi-disciplined team
  • We celebrate the best life moments; the small acts that make a difference within our teams and with our clients
  • Salary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program available

What do you need for success?

We want you to be successful in your new role. This role suits you if you have:

  • Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance or similar or studying towards a degree in a related field
  • Previous experience working with people with disabilities and/or clients with complex needs with a client centric approach
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a range of people of different ages and differing backgrounds and cultures
  • Ability to create clear, understandable client records using technology based systems
  • Ability to manage own time and competing priorities
  • Ability to work flexible hours, as some evening and weekend work may be required
  • Current driver’s licence and ability to travel to clients

Sounds like you?

If you want to be part of an amazing team and ready to build your best life? Apply online today!

Contact Esther Cappelletto on 0411 879 458 who will be happy to provide more details.

Position Description

The Benevolent Society is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role.