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Coordinator - Supported Independent Living (Respite)Adecco
At Scope, the mission is to enable each person to live as an empowered and equal citizen. Scope support people with physical, intellectual and multiple disabilities and developmental delays to achieve their goals. Across Victoria, Scope provides services to thousands of people with a disability in more than 100 service locations.
Client Details Adecco is partnering with Scope who are a registered provider under the NDIS, delivering a range of services including supported independent living, short term accommodation (respite), lifestyle options and therapy. Description Scope has an opportunity for a Coordinator to a Supported Independent Living (Respite) services within their East Division, Bayswater. The role will include: Confidently provide managing/mentoring, development and proving leadership to a team in order to provide flexible services which meet the individual needs of the people we support Get involved with how we will deliver services in the future, run with new ideas and provide valuable feedback and input within the NDIS Develop and monitor the operational budget for the service Get talking Liaise and meet with community groups, people we support and their families to work towards meeting individual goals and outcomes Be involved with recruiting staff that match your service, your team and most importantly the people we support Manage OH&S where you and your team deliver services to continue to ensure that Scope always provides a safe and happy workplace for all Facilitate change, and drive continuous improvement at the service Whilst managing your team you will still be getting hands on and provide direct support Be involved in on call support (on a rotating roster with peers) on weekends and available for support with your services outside of hours during the week (not onerous requirements) Profile Previous related experience with Respite Experience within the disability field is highly desirable Related training and/or qualifications is definitely a bonus You will have a passion to support people living with a disability in an inclusive way which meets the individual needs of each person at your services Be an effective communicator with proven experience in managing a diverse team and knowledge of the community sector Strategic in your thinking about how to improve your service and contribute to divisional and organisational changes that positively impact your services You appreciate change and work well in leading a team through an ever changing environment.
Job Offer Successful candidates will enjoy a range of staff benefits including flexibility to suit your work-life balance, continuous development and training, and a locally based, friendly team environment. Must have full time availability as shifts can vary across night, day, afternoon and weekends. Take your career on a journey and work proactively with Scope to achieve our mission.