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Team Leader - Booval

Employer: Anglicare Southern Queensland
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Aged Care & Seniors’ Rights, Disability Services, Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional QLD

Job posted on: 08 January, 2019.
Applications close: 23 January, 2019. (Expired)

  • Build effective working relationships with internal & external stakeholders
  • Support the delivery of service to people with disability and aged clients
  • Assist with implementation and monitoring of person-centred care plans

About the Position

Anglicare’s Community Aged & Disability teams provide support and services that enable our clients to maintain their independence - living happily and healthily within their own homes. We recognise that one size does not fit all, and working together is the key to great outcomes. Our non-clinical lifestyle programs are designed to support individual needs, incorporating the principles of social inclusion, choice and control, enablement, empowerment and independence; and our clinical supports include nursing and allied health care at home, along with domestic and personal assistance.

We are currently looking for a full time Team Leader, who has a particular interest in disability services or aged care, to join us at our West Moreton office in Booval, and support the delivery of community services to an assigned group of clients, assist in the facilitation and monitoring of individualised care plans. The Team Leader will also supervise Home Care Workers and Support Service Workers on a day-to-day basis.

About You

Offering a well-established, and successful career in community aged care or disability support, our successful candidate will be adept and confident with:

  • Day to day supervision and leadership of Home Care and Support Services Workers
  • Conducting initial in-home assessments and offering hands-on support to your team
  • Recruitment, orientation, supervision and mentoring of new staff members
  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Management of client- directed care plans

This is your opportunity to showcase your client-centred attitude and bring the highest level of support and care to our clients, assisting them to remain living independently and comfortably in their own homes.

We require a dedicated, reliable and flexible team leader to commit to mentoring and developing a team. You will be:

  • Proficient in disability services and have an interest in lifestyle & job-readiness services
  • Enthusiastic, compassionate and personable
  • Organised, with strong time management skills
  • Confident in non-clinical, community based services
  • Focused on providing high quality Personal Support Services
  • A strong communicator – both written and verbal
  • Committed to supporting the elderly and/or those with some level of disability, and comfortable working within professional boundaries and guidelines

Qualifications will include:

  • Certificate IV in Aged Care, Home & Community Care or Disability Services or equivalent
  • Valid Blue Card (Working with Children) with Yellow Card exemption
  • Current Queensland Driver Licence and your own, reliable vehicle
  • A National Police Certificate

What We Offer

Anglicare is committed to building a highly skilled workforce, assisted by a dedicated management team. We support our staff with learning and development initiatives, an employee benefits program and progressive human resources management strategies, and are recognised as a leading employer in the non-profit sector. You will also enjoy:

  • A friendly, dynamic team of professionals who truly care about our clients
  • The opportunity to work in, and support, your local community
  • Ongoing training and career development with the support of a dedicated manager
  • The chance to increase your take home pay with salary packaging options
How to apply for this job

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