Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for a Community Support Worker is AU$26.51
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Community Support Workers?
An entry-level Community Support Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.92 based on 84 salaries. An early career Community Support Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$26.50 based on 766 …Read more
What Do Community Support Workers Do?
The community support worker holds a medical position in which the worker is responsible creating a pleasant, active environment for people with disabilities in day programs and group homes. They encourage participation in these programs, which are meant assist clients in the development of physical, emotional, and social skills intended to promote well-being, independence, and self-confidence. They also follow up with people already in the program to assess their progress, and they may also …Read more
- Interview clients, assess needs, and identify a portfolio of targeted service agencies and opportunities.
- Educate and coordinate client employers, family, and other involved individuals.
- Monitor clients and provide a safe environment.
- Assist clients with obtaining benefits and services, troubleshooting, and providing documentation.