Become a Support Worker


Be a CHANGE MAKER - Make a difference in someone’s life every day.

We are looking for motivated, outgoing and caring individuals to support children and adults with an intellectual disability. When you join our dynamic team you become a change maker helping people with disability to reach their goals and achieve their potential.

Sylvanvale is seeking Support Workers across all areas of our business including supporting people in their homes, centre based day programs, supported independent living solutions and the community throughout the Sutherland Shire, St George area, South West Sydney and the Blue Mountains.

Mandatory Requirements:

•Current First Aid Certificate

•NSW Drivers Licence

•Current Working with Children Certificate

What you need to succeed:

•Experience supporting people with additional needs

•Ability to problem solve and think on your feet and outside the square

•Ability to assist with individuals' needs such as personal care, meal preparation and general domestic duties

•Intermediate computer knowledge

•Time management skills

Why Work for Sylvanvale?

Benefits: Enjoy the benefits of salary packaging. Salary packaging is the smart way to maximise your income. Salary packaging allows you to pay for expenses with money from your salary before tax is taken out. This can significantly increase your take home pay. Additional tax-free limit of up to $2,650 each year to salary sacrifice meals, venue hire and holiday accommodation utilising an Entertainment Card.

Unlimited Learning: A thorough onboarding program which runs over your first three months of employment to provide you with the information and support you need to do your job well. You will also receive access to paid training and professional development days.

Flexibility: You have the opportunity to work across a range of services and sites. Have the choice of Permanent Full-Time, Part-Time and Casual work opportunities. Choose from a variety of shifts including nights and weekends. Have the ability to work close to home.

Employee Well-being: Our Employee Assistance Program is a free and confidential counselling service, available to all employees and their families to provide support on a range of personal and work related issues.

How to Apply:

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• All applicants should provide a copy of their resume and cover letter outlining their relevant experience.

•For other questions please call our recruitment team on 1300 244 577