NDIS Support Coordinator
Come and join our high energy not for profit Tuggerah-based organisation whose goal is to make a real and practical difference in the lives of people in our community.
We are looking for an experienced NDIS Support Coordinator. The role provides assistance to strengthen participant’s abilities to connect to and implement supports and participate more fully in the community. It can include initial assistance with linking participants with the right providers to meet their needs, assistance to source providers, coordinating a range of supports both funded and mainstream and building on informal supports, resolving points of crisis and developing participant resilience in their own network and community.
The role will represent Adssi HomeLiving Australia while liaising with providers in the disability sector on behalf of the organisation, participants and their families, to ensure a successful navigation of the NDIS. The role will also support AHLA in continual process and service delivery improvement to meet participant needs within the NDIS.
Do you have:
Certificate IV in Disability Services and or a Diploma in Case Management or an equivalent qualification and experience working in the health and/or community care sectors?
Experience working with people with a disability within the NDIS environment?
Collaborative active listening skills and the ability to work with people to achieve high quality results?
A creative ‘can do’ attitude that thrives on delivering the best client experience every time?
You will be client focused, understand the disability sector reforms, and be highly motivated to succeed in the role. Excellent communication skills and computer literacy is a must (experience with Carelink + or another aged care database would be an advantage).
If this sounds like you then you could be the person we are looking for. If you would like further information call Kylie on 1300 578 478 ext. 112.
Apply by 9am Monday 2 July 2018 by clicking on the red “Apply for this job” button in on the SEEK site http://https://www.seek.com.au/job/36533707?type=promoted
Include your resume setting out your qualifications and employment history, and a covering letter that addresses the four criteria listed above. Limit your responses to half a page per criterion.
Salary dependent on experience; starting at $33.64 per hour. PBI salary packaging is available.
The successful applicant will be required to provide an Australian Nationally Co-ordinated Criminal History and undergo a medical assessment.
The criminal offences that preclude a person from working in aged care are:
a conviction for murder or sexual assault; or
a conviction of, and sentence to imprisonment for, any other form of assault.
The best places to get confidential advice on how your criminal history might affect your chances in this job include the Aboriginal Legal Service on 1800 765 767, LawAccess NSW on 1300 888 529, or your local Community Legal Centre.
For further information, please contact Kylie on 1300 578 478 extension 112.
Community Support Workers
- Central Coast
- Part time positions available – contract until 30 June 2020
- Attractive benefits
- Great team
- Salary packaging available
- Uniform supplied
Come and join our high energy not for profit organisation whose goal is to make a real and practical difference in the lives of people in our community. We are building an eligibility list of Community Support Workers who can work safely in the clients’ homes.
Are you a creative ‘can do’ person who thrives on delivering the best client experience every time?
You will be client focused, have an understanding of the aged care and disability sectors and their reforms, and be highly motivated to succeed in the role.
If you are passionate/experienced in working with older people or people with a disability, this is an exciting career opportunity. Adssi HomeLiving Australia is committed to increasing the workforce participation of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Applications are encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
You will need a Certificate III Individual Support or equivalent, or experience in a service industry with a willingness to gain a Certificate III Individual Support; current Apply First Aid Certificate; a Current NSW driver’s license and a safe driving record along with use of a reliable well-presented vehicle that has comprehensive insurance cover. You need to be available Monday to Friday to work anywhere on the Central Coast between 7am and 7pm. We require all staff to be competent in the use of smart phones and mobile technology such as tablet devices.
The contract runs to 30 June 2020 and the pay starts at $21.48 per hour. PBI salary packaging is available.
If this sounds like you then you could be the person we are looking for. Please download the Community Support Worker Application for Employment from www.adssihomeliving.com.au. If you would like further information call Robyn Johnston on 1300 578 478 ext 115.
Once you have completed and saved the two-page Application for Employment, apply through SEEK.COM by clicking on the red “Apply for this job” button. Include a resume setting out your qualifications and employment history, along with the completed Application for Employment. Only applications that specifically address the criteria contained in the Application for Employment will be considered.
The successful applicant will be required to undergo an aged care part exclusion police check and a medical assessment. People with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits. The criminal offences that preclude a person from working in aged care are:
- a conviction for murder or sexual assault; or
- a conviction of, and sentence to imprisonment for, any other form of assault.
Any person with a conviction for a precluding offence must not be employed, contracted, hired, retained, or accepted by an aged care service subsidised by the Commonwealth.
The best places to get confidential advice on how your criminal history might affect your chances in this job include LawAccess NSW on 1300 888 529, the Aboriginal Legal Service on 1800 765 767 or your local Community Legal Centre.