Allied health assistant
This is a fantastic opportunity to complete a Structured Workplace Learning placement by working closely with health professionals in an organisation that provides a range of flexible services and activities to support people with a disability to live the life that they choose. It's mission is to enable each person it supports to live as an empowered and equal citizen. This organisation provides day time support, community access and life skills.
Skills You Might Learn
Students will extend their knowledge of the health industry, gain a greater understanding of the various roles and professions within a Lifestyle Options facility for people with disabilities, learn about Occupational Health and Safety protocols and apply their training in a practical setting.
Typical Tasks & Duties
During this placement students will: support participants in programs; take part in lifestyle activities; help with basic set up of meals:some housekeeping such as clearing away dishes, packing is required. The student will also, with supervision, accompany staff on outings with participants.
Punctuality is important. See Dress Requirements for further information.
*MUST have a genuine interest in working with people with a disability.
*A Police Check is need for this opportunity.
Neat casual clothing.
Special Transport Requirements
Close to Boronia station
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- CHC30112 - Certificate III in Community Services Work
- CHC30408 - Certificate III in Disability
- HLT32412 - Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance