Support Worker Institute for Urban Indigenous Health


About Us?

The Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH) leads the development, planning and delivery of comprehensive primary health care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in South- East Queensland. Together with our four Aboriginal community-controlled founding members, we are focused on our collective vision of healthy, strong, and vibrant Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and communities.


Why Work for Us?

As a Support Worker within our network, you will have the opportunity to utilise your skills to their full scope. By joining our team where your role will be varied and your tasks will be designed to meet the individual needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait client/s living in the community.  You’ll spend time on the road and deliver one-on-one support with clients within their homes through the following tasks:

  • Personal care which includes assistance with showering and personal hygiene
  • Light house cleaning duties
  • Meal preparation
  • Supporting their connection to community based recreational and social activities
  • Transporting and assistance with shopping and going to appointments.
  • Deliver care in accordance with individualised care plans and personal preferences
  • Supportive working environment that encourages opportunities to grow.
  • Benefits include ongoing training, development and support with ongoing job requirements including First Aid, CPR and Yellow Cards and access to training platforms
  • IUIH values the contributions of all staff and is committed to providing an inclusive workplace where all staff feel safe, accepted, included and welcome.


About You?

To be considered for this position, candidates must have had their Covid-19 Booster (3rd Dose) prior to the interview stage.

  • Certificate III in Aged Care / Individual Support / Community Care
  • Keen to make a difference for health and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander aged members
  • Experience in providing personal care assistance to clients in their homes, according to their care plans (e.g., bathing, showering, grooming, nutrition, oral hygiene)
  • Current C Class Drivers Licence (QLD)
  • Current Criminal History Check
  • Current First Aid Certificate & CPR Certificates
  • Reliable vehicle with proof of registration


To apply, select ‘Apply Now’ and provide a copy of your resume outlining your skills and experience.
We look forward to hearing from you!




Institute for Urban Indigenous Health

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