About the organisation
At EACH, our vision is for a healthy and inclusive community.
Founded on the vision that everyone is entitled to good health, we’re one of the nation’s leading health and community service providers, offering a broad range of services for over 40 years. Our services include Community Health, Mental Health, NDIS, Counselling, Support for Older Australians, and Family Services.
About the role
As part of our growing Regional Support Coordination Team at Narre Warren, EACH is looking for multiple Specialist Support Coordinators with leadership qualities and experience working in clinical, educational, or community-based disability, mental health, or early childhood intervention services or related fields to join them for 12 months. Experience in dual-disability and/or lived experience with a disability or experience caring for someone with a disability will be highly regarded.
If you’re an Allied Health Professional or Developmental Educator, qualified with a degree, experience working in NDIS and/or complex support teams, enjoy variety in your day, and working closely with other service delivery professionals, then read on!
What you’ll be doing
This role involves assisting customers with complex needs to build personal capacity in making decisions and choices about the implementation of all supports in their NDIS plan, including mainstream, informal, community and funded supports. The successful candidate will be working with potential customers and new customers to act as the key liaison point for all related services chosen by the individual.
In this role, you’ll be working alongside mainstream health services including Mental Health and Disability-related services and hospitals. You will interface with NDIS and mainstream services in a way that demonstrates competency and clarity around navigating all aspects of NDIS. You’ll look out for customers in their funded NDIS Plans, ensuring all services are rostered in a timely way.
Who you’ll be working with
You will be joining a supportive and fun team of Specialist Support Coordinators, Level 2 Support Coordinators and Psychosocial Recovery Coaches, who are supported by 2 Team Leaders. You’ll have ample opportunities to shape the teams’ growth with your experience and ideas.
Working with other professionals across our Narre Warren site within a variety of disciplines, our teams are dedicated to giving clients the best possible support.
What we offer
EACH offers all staff benefits by offering:
- Work arrangements that flex to you
- Providing opportunities to grow and develop
- Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience
- Professional support and supervision
- Opportunities for internal career progression across QLD, NSW, ACT, and VIC
- Generous Not-for-Profit Salary Packaging of up to $15,900 free income tax per year AND up to $2,650 additional tax-free money to spend towards meals entertainment
- Opportunity to purchase additional leave
- Support through a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program
How to apply
We want to know why you would like to come work with EACH and what you can bring to this role. When you ‘Apply Now’ you will be redirected to our Career Centre, where the Position Description is available. Please attach a cover letter with your resume on application.
If you’d like more information about the position, please contact Stacy Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0408 973 902.
**Please note that the team is working on skeleton staff across the holiday period so your queries will be responded to sporadically**
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