Disability Support Worker Full Time
(Employment and Training Officer)
The Disability Support Worker is a hands on position that works with and trains people with a
disability in the area of Recycling, and Weighbridge
operations at the Gate in Young. This position is
generally based in Young however you may be asked to work at other locations.
You will be working full time 5 days a week Monday to Friday. A current drivers licence is essential as is the ability to
operate or learn to operate a Bobcat
and a Forklift licence.
A typical work day for the
person in this position will involve working with and training people with a
disability in weighbridge operations, money handling, sorting & pressing up of
recyclables bobcat and forklift operations and
yard duties. This position may be required to on occasion transport our
Employees on a bus run .
All of these activities are
done with a crew of people with a disability each of whom has an individual
training plan that is developed and implemented by training staff.
is an Australian Disability Enterprise is a division of the Elouera Association based in Cootamundra
and this position reports to the Disability Support Supervisor at the
location they are rostered to and receives support from other staff such as the
Chief Executive Officer and Manager of Operations when
Wages and conditions are
based on the Social and Community Services Award . Current Wages are $65,347.00
(32.98 ph) - $67,860.00 (35.86 ph) per annum. All Disability Support Officers
are required to undertake necessary NDIS training, NDIS and WWCC clearances and
any training such as a current First Aide Certificate. The Elouera Association
Ltd will cover the costs of this training however training may need to be
completed in your own time.
Applicants should include information on their past
experience and knowledge and address the key points raised in the selection
criteria below that is an extract from the positions Job Description Form.
Applications are to be sent
The Chief Executive
Elouera Association Ltd
COOTAMUNDRA NSW 2590
Applications Close Wednesday 10 November 2021
SKILLS, EXPERIENCE /
KNOWLEDGE, QUALIFICATIONS AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES ESSENTIAL / DESIRABLE TO
PERFORM THE DUTIES OF THE JOB.
and train employees with a disability in recycling works.
individual needs and training requirements of individuals and working with
other staff create a workable action plan.
Co-ordinate appropriate workplace modification or changes in work practices to
facilitate the employment of individuals with a disability.
good understanding of the operation of the Recycling Plant.
the completion of the Employment Training and Assessment System.
and liaise with the public in their dealings with the Recycling Plant and the
Waste Disposal Site including Weigh Bridge operations .
changes and suggestions that will see improvements in the operation
inspections and maintenance of all equipment or advise when trades persons are
required for repairs or maintenance.
other staff and employee's in maintaining the grounds in a tidy manner.
To understand, and follow all
policies of the Elouera Association Ltd.
workplace is safe and all safety equipment is in good order and utilised by
To represent the Elouera
Association Ltd in a positive way at all times and
assist in the marketing and public image of the Association.
transport employee's to and from work in a safe manner at all times.
all other reasonable requests and duties as requested.
understand and be committed to the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commissions
requirements for disability support staff.
The work of the Disability Support Officer requires a commitment to the Elouera Association
the organisations vision for the development of a better quality working life
for people with disabilities. The DSO is required to exercise the utmost
discretion and maintain high levels of confidentiality when dealing with
sensitive and private information.
We wish you luck.