Disability Support Coordinator – Hobart Tasmania

Hobart

  • Work with an experienced team that understand disability and the community sector
  • Build on your prior experience as a Support Coordinator to further grow your expertise
  • Collaborate with staff and be part of the solution getting the right products to clients

About the location

This role is to be based in a Hobart office with a state-wide approach to providing disability and community services. Travel to the north and northwest and regularly see some of our beautiful Tasmanian backyard!

About the Company

  • Currently in a growth phase, this well respected Not for Profit Hobart based group is looking for a skilled Support Coordinator that can provide positive, upbeat, outcome-based support!
  • This group has a commitment to improving health outcomes for keeping individuals able to live independently.
  • Providing quality services to Tasmanians since 1988
  • This group has plans to expand service capabilities to meet the current demands across Tasmania

Skills Required for the Role

  • 1+ year experience working in the disability services sector as a coordinator; prior experience working as a community support worker is advantageous.
  • Understanding of the NDIS system including assessing and managing packages
  • Have experience working to strict deadlines and able to meet company goals and expectations
  • Superior people skills working with clients in their homes, completing detailed assessments and coordinate with your team to deploy service options within program and funding guidelines.
  • Excellent team-based approach working with five other Disability Coordinators managing over a hundred disability support workers.
  • Report to a centralised manager that wants to see her team succeed!
  • Prior experience in stakeholder engagement including the ability to work within principles of government legislation
  • Driver’s License will be required for this role
  • Current National Police check and Working with Vulnerable People Check

What’s on Offer

  • Competitive Industry salary-based role
  • Use of company car and access to salary sacrificing as a not for profit facility
  • Flexible working hours may be considered for the right applicant

Even Better if

  • You have formal qualifications in the disability sector
  • You have supervised large multisite teams in a state-wide approach

Ideally this client is looking for a Disability Support Coordinator that can start as soon as possible, up to four weeks away.

Apply now to be considered straight away for the role, otherwise please email aflanigan@searsonbuck.com.au to arrange a time for a discussion and a review of the position description prior to submittal.

Reference Number: 200016132_160220559372459
Contact Details: Allison Flanigan