- Full Time
- Disability Services, Care and Support Work, Management
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Job posted on: 04 Dec 2019
- Applications close: 18 Dec 2019
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 7000 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
This full time ongoing position based in McLeod independently delivers or supervises services of a team that support people with disabilities, across their lifecycle and in all domains of life, to enable access to a quality life with dignity, respect and social inclusion, in the least restrictive environment. The incumbent will be required to demonstrate strong leadership qualities, have experience in working in group homes, and have strong knowledge of relevant legislation and excellent skills in communicating effectively with a diverse group of key stakeholders. The five residents are all ambulant, with varying support needs including medical, manual handling and behaviour support.
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role).
For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, contact firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: House Supervisor - MacLeod enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Applications close at midnight on Wednesday 18th December
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Life Without Barriers supports the Royal Commission into violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. We believe people with disability need to be heard and for these experiences to influence how support services like ours are delivered. View our statement here.