Cosy Home Care

Supported Independent Living (SIL) / Disability Support Worker

We are looking to hire a Support Independent Living (SIL) or Disability Support Worker. The individual should have a minimum of a year of experience. They must be experienced in providing personal care & community support to clients with mental health.


  • Strengthen client’s capacity to manage and maintain their health and daily life needs
  • Prompt client to carry out personal care tasks in a non-demanding way
  • Support client in participating and engaging at home in daily tasks and in the community
  • Carry out domestic duties for clients including meal preparation, household management, bed making, dusting, laundry, etc.
  • Assist the client in accessing community activities such as shopping, recreation, and leisure, and enable them to stay connected


  • Minimum 1 year as a support worker with experience working in SIL house
  • Must have experience providing personal care & community support to clients with mental health
  • Must be tech-savvy
  • Ability to learn new skills with the client
  • Must have a positive attitude as well as a strong sense of accountability and confidentiality


  • Australian citizen or has the Right to Work in Australia
  • Minimum Certificate III in Individual Support or above
  • Cert IV in Mental Health (Highly regarded)
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate
  • Full Driving License and access to a reliable vehicle (preferred)
  • Comprehensively insured car (preferred)


  • Manual Handling Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • Medication Certificate (highly desirable)
  • Basic Food Handling Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • Experience with Infection Control & Waste Management
  • NDIS Orientation Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • NDIS COVID 19 Certificate (or willing to obtain)

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