Support Coordinator

Job Description

AUsome Supports is hiring an experienced Support Coordinator! 

 

We are looking for a Support Coordinator to join our team based in the Gladstone/Boyne area. The role will be a 10 hour minimum part-time contract, with capacity to increase as you build your case load. We work in a flexible environment and encourage a healthy work/life balance.  

 

We are look for a person with knowledge of the NDIS. This is the perfect opportunity for a passionate person who loves working in a team but can also thrive working independently. 

 

Your role will be to assist participants of the NDIS to understand, implement and use their plan, and ensure they have a choice of a variety of supports to increase capacity to maintain relationships, manage service delivery tasks, live more independently and be included in their community. 

 

Qualifications and Experience: 

  • Posses and demonstrate sound experience, knowledge and/or training relevant to the position 
  • Current Drivers License (Essential) 
  • Current Police Check, or willing to obtain (Essential) 
  • Current Working With People With Disabilities (Yellow Card) or willing to obtain (Essential) 
  • Current Working with Children Card (Blue Card) or willing to obtain (Essential)
  • Minimum of Cert IV in Community Services, Disability Support or Mental Health with be advantageous
  • Good knowledge of the NDIS and how to best utilise budgets flexibly to suit goals and disability requirements of individuals 
  • Exceptional Time Management Skills 
  • Experience in Microsoft Office (Essential) 
  • Flexible work hours to suit client needs 
  • Ability to work in a team and autonomously 
  • Ability to travel between sites 

Desirable: 

  • Ability to communicate with participants via their preferred mode
  • Passion for supporting people to live an autonomous life
  • Ability to form linkages with local community organizations
  • Identify solutions to problems and manage expectations
  • Be personable to build relationships and rapport 
  • Be comfortable with challenging conversations
  • Have a strong work ethic and commitment to clients and team members

Stay at home parents looking to get back into the work force encouraged to apply. 

To apply, please press the ‘Apply Now’ button or email your resume to jodi.halliday@ausomesupports.com.au