Senior Support Worker – Ipswich

Ipswich Region – Senior Support Worker required – Level 4.1 positionFull time permanent position This is a great opportunity to be part of an organisation that has great values and supports ongoing learning.  In this role, you will have opportunities to make a positive difference to the lives of the clients you support, working across a number of residential locations in the wider Ipswich region.For the position, you must have worked with clients with complex mental health needs. Key requirements:Prior experience of working with complex needs/dual diagnosis/challenging behavioursUnderstanding and implementing strategies related to restrictive practices / PBSP /ITOs and Forensic OrdersAbility to follow strategies that have been implemented including responding to challenging behaviourAbility to complete Risk Management plans and Personal Support PlansSkills in supervising and guiding other staff in appropriate support strategies as well as providing support services personallyOpen Minds is a not-for-profit organisation with a network of over 450 employees extending through Qld and NSW, working predominantly in NDIS. About us: 67000 AUD Ipswich 4305

Senior Support Worker - Ipswich

Ipswich Region – Senior Support Worker required – Level 4.1 position

Full time permanent position

This is a great opportunity to be part of an organisation that has great values and supports ongoing learning.  In this role, you will have opportunities to make a positive difference to the lives of the clients you support, working across a number of residential locations in the wider Ipswich region.

For the position, you must have worked with clients with complex mental health needs.

Key requirements:

  • Prior experience of working with complex needs/dual diagnosis/challenging behaviours
  • Understanding and implementing strategies related to restrictive practices / PBSP /ITOs and Forensic Orders
  • Ability to follow strategies that have been implemented including responding to challenging behaviour
  • Ability to complete Risk Management plans and Personal Support Plans
  • Skills in supervising and guiding other staff in appropriate support strategies as well as providing support services personally

Open Minds is a not-for-profit organisation with a network of over 450 employees extending through Qld and NSW, working predominantly in NDIS. 

About us:

Open Minds is a registered NDIS provider. Our team works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering tailored supports to people living with mental ill health, disability or acquired brain injury.

www.openminds.org.au