Northcottâ€™s Coordination of Supports team help families and individuals find their way around the disability service system by providing information and support with decision making. We help them understand their NDIS plan, connect them with the people and supports that will help them live the life they choose. You will help to build skills and confidence so people can control their NDIS funding.
Supporting our customers to fully maximise the resources articulated in their NDIS plan is your main goal. You will aim to build capacity and resilience in our customers, whilst being responsive to additional needs that may arise from complex life circumstances. Position Description Support Coordinator How Provide support as articulated in the customers NDIS plan Assist customers to connect to and engage with, informal and mainstream funded supports which will assist the customer to achieve their goals Support the customer to access services within the given annual budget Fully understand the environment in which the customer is living and be able to respond to and resolve, crisis circumstances that impact on the customers ability to achieve their goals Build capacity in customers to maintain support relationships with the end goal being a reduction in the customers need for support connections.
About you Tertiary qualifications in social sciences, health or other relevant professional field Extensive experience working with people with a disability living within complex situations Experience working with customers and their families in times of crisis Demonstrated experience in interpreting and implementing individual plans Demonstrated experience in providing support using an enablement and strengths based approach Why work for us? We are a leading disability service provider in NSW and the ACT, providing services and support for people with disabilities and their families and carers. You will have your contribution valued and have opportunities to grow your career with us. A family friendly workplace is offered and support provided for staff to manage their home and work lives effectively.
Generous salary packaging available - increase your take home pay How to Apply Click on â€˜Applyâ€™ Attach a cover letter addressing the essential qualifications & experience/person specifications contained in the position description Quote the job reference number 1972 in your cover letter. Attach your updated Resume The closing date for this position is 30 August 2017 For a confidential discussion about the role, contact Hayley on 0427 961 677. People of all abilities are encouraged to apply including those with a lived experience or knowledge of disability .
Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of essential pre-employment checks Job reference number: 1972 Location: Taree Employment Status: Full Time - 2 year contract Closing Date: August 30, 2017 Apply online Send to a friend.