General Information About Applying for the Casual Support Worker Position
Thank you for your interest in working as a Casual Support Worker at Interchange Outer East.
Our programs provide respite to over 600 families with a support worker base of around 300.
All applicants who wish to be considered for an interview must complete the online application form, and attend an information session.
Support workers are employed on a casual basis, and work flexibly, in various locations and hours, especially during out of school hours, weekends and school holidays. We offer minimum 2-hour shifts that match the skills and availability of our support workers. The normal hourly rate is $35.16per hour. Casual support workers work with all programs in group and 1:1 situation.
IOE values diversity and does not tolerate discrimination against any person or group directly involved or affiliated with IOE.
We will work to:
Promote the cultural safety, participation, and empowerment of Aboriginal people;
Promote the cultural safety, participation, and empowerment of people from culturally diverse backgrounds;
Welcome same-sex attracted, intersex, trans and gender diverse people;
Commit to ensuring our facilities promote the inclusion of people of all abilities.
Our next information sessions are being held on:
Saturday May 2nd 2020, 10am – 11:30am; 2/6 Clarke Street, Lilydale
Monday May 4th 2020 6pm to 7.30pm; 5-7 Yose Street, Ferntree Gully
At the conclusion of the information session, you will be required to complete and submit a pre-interview questionnaire. Please let us know prior to the information session if you will need assistance in completing the questionnaire.
Please note, if you are successful in gaining an interview, we intend to conduct group interviews on the 18th and 19th February 2020.
We suggest that you read all about Interchange Outer East and the mandatory requirements for all support workers at www.ioe.org.au.
Volunteering is a way to learn more about the work that we do at IOE and make a great contribution to our community. We are always ready to welcome new volunteers. Please contact our volunteer coordinators to find out more about becoming a volunteer (Click here to see our volunteer opportunities).