SIL Vacancy in Ripley Female Shared Home
If you have an intellectual, physical or psychosocial disability and you are unable to live independently, Supported Independent Living (SIL) could be the right choice for you.
Supported Independent Living (SIL) is an NDIS support where you can live with other people with a disability or on your own. You will also receive support with everyday tasks like cleaning, cooking and personal care.
- New modern home
- Safe residential area
- Good sized room with a built-in wardrobe
- Modern and quality inclusions
About the Home
This modern home sits up high and captures the breeze that flows across the adjoining park and bushland. Ripley Town Centre is located within 2km and contains a Coles supermarket, pharmacy, doctor’s surgery, gym and more. The easy flow design of this house has all the features you would expect in a quality modern home.
The home features the following;
- 24/7 staffing
- Sleepover overnight support
- Spacious open plan kitchen, dining, and lounge
- Additional living area
- 3 large bedrooms
- Built-in wardrobes
- Master bedroom with ensuite
- Ducted air-conditioning
- Security alarm system
- Double garage with automatic garage doors and internal access
- Outdoor alfresco dining with grassed area
About the Vacancy
Number of Vacancies = 1
This vacancy suits a female between the ages of 18 and 30, who is semi-independent, enjoys their own company but also likes to socialise.
The two current female house members enjoy movies (especially Harry Potter), reading, chatting to others, pampering, and cooking.
This home has a support level of 1:2 or 1:1 during the day, and 1:3 sleepover staffing at night.
About the Area
Ripley is a suburb in the City of Ipswich, located 41km from Brisbane, Queensland. The area boasts an ever-growing Ripley Town Centre and an abundance of green open space and parkland precincts for local residents to enjoy.
Support and Funding
Challenge provides 24/7 support staff, including overnight sleepover or active support. Our staff are committed to providing the house members with a high level of support to develop and build life skills including personal care, budgeting, shopping, cooking, maintaining the living environment and social skills. All house members are encouraged to be active in the local community.
Applicants must have NDIS funding for Supported Independent Living. Challenge residential fees include rent, food, utilities, home maintenance, internet access, basic Foxtel, communal appliances and communal area furniture.