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Home Care Packages Coordinator

Employer: abrs
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Aged Care & Seniors’ Rights, Multiculturalism & Diversity, Social Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 10 July, 2019.
Applications close: 10 July, 2019. (Expired)

The Organisation

Our client, a Not For Profit Organisation providing culturally specific services to the Italian community, is looking for an experienced Home Care Packages Coordinator to work for their in-home Aged Care Service, empowering the lives of Aged Persons and their families.

This organisation is very well known and respected within the community as providing their clients with a high level of service and a family feel.

The Role

Reporting to the Community Services Manager, you will be responsible for the assessments, referrals, service provision and ongoing case management of clients and their needs.
You will also be assisting with the recruitment and supervision of the bilingual community care workers, including rostering and organising team training, and ensuring the smooth communication of care plans.
Vital to this role is the promotion of the services to the Italian community and initiating and maintaining ongoing contact with community organisations.
You will have a strong awareness of WHS and a sound level of report writing and administrative skills.

The Successful Candidate:

  • You will have had demonstrated experience as a Case Manager in Home Care Packages and have a passion for building relationships and supporting aged people.
  • Must be Italian speaking
  • Experience or a qualification in community services, nursing or similar
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication
  • The ability to adapt to different clients and deal with complex family situations
  • The ability to follow polices and procedures
  • A current drivers licence

Vital to this role is to have great communication skills - As well as having a passion for helping people, you will be an advocate for the organisation and be able to represent the organisation and the great work they do.

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary + pool/ fleet car
  • Work in a committed and family-feel environment
How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.