Fungineer - Ability Support Staff

Fungineer - Sydney Wide

Reference: BAFG2019

Employment Status:  Casual

Beyond Abilities is growing at a rapid pace and as a result, we are on the lookout for genuine, motivated, respectful, independent, versatile and intrapreneurial individuals who have a passion for assisting people with different abilities to achieve their goals whilst making a difference in the world. 

What type of work is available?

Beyond Abilities considers our Fungineers to be Change Agents of the industry who provide direct, social and recreational support to people with different abilities across all our programs. 

This role is on an ongoing casual basis and designed to be able to work across all of our services from teaching, social events and support on for people with different abilities on holidays. Successful applicants will be based out in the community and some of the day to day duties and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • facilitating and delivering group programs to clients

  • supporting managers to run day to day operations

  • communicating with clients and carers

  • managing allocated administrative tasks and processes

  • contributing to business improvements

  • contributing to assessments of service quality

  • supporting and communicating with the Program Manager

  • adhering to the Beyond Abilities WHS policies and procedures

  • ensuring a safe work environment for your direct reports

Do I need experience?

As a Fungineer (support staff) at Beyond Abilities, you will need to have proven skills and experience in supporting people with different abilities and working within a team as well as excellent customer service skills. Some of the required skills include:

  • Genuine interest and commitment to supporting and empowering people with different abilities.

  • Disability qualification - minimum Cert IV in Community Services / Disability or experience in supporting people with different abilities.

  • Able to multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Be able to work effectively under pressure

  • Experience working with clients with various learning and social needs

  • Ability to work in and with a close team or autonomously when required

  • Strong administrative skills

  • Effective and clear communication skills - both written and verbal

  • Be reliable

  • A clear National Police Check

  • A verified Working with Children's Check

  • An unrestricted NSW drivers licence

  • Smartphone with internet access

  • The 10 Change Agent Non-Negotiable's

 

Whilst experience in the industry is preferred, at Beyond Abilities we are also interested in what you are capable of, your dedication to supporting people and helping to change the world, your willingness to step outside your comfort zone and develop yourself both personally and professionally as well as your ABILITY to go above and beyond with the people you support and with everything you do in life. 

What can we offer you?

Aside from being part of a really fun team and the huge amount of self satisfaction you will get from working with us and changing lives, we also offer:

  • Interesting work where no two days are the same

  • Flexibility and work life balance

  • Competitive hourly rates

  • Opportunity for continuous learning

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Encouragement and promotion of intrapreneurship

  • Recognition & rewards program

  • Referral incentives program

  • Workplace diversity

  • Awesome support network of colleagues

  • A chance to make a difference in this world

All Change Agents at Beyond Abilities regardless of their position title are unique, they are courageous, they are intuitive, they are strategists, they are outgoing, they are special and they change lives!

 

Could you be our next Change Agent?

Apply Now

To apply, please send your COVER LETTER and RESUME to changeagents@beyondabilities.com.au 

 

Please quote the job reference number BAFG2019 in the application subject.

For further enquiries please email us at changeagents@beyondabilities.com.au

Beyond Abilities is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage and promote diversity and welcome people of all abilities, backgrounds, ages and heritage to apply. Applicants must be Australian Citizens, permanent residents or have documentation of an Australian Working visa to be eligible to apply. Successful applicants must be able to provide evidence of successful pre-employment and criminal history checks.