- Job posted on: 14th Jan 2021
- Applications close:
AQA provides support to people with physical disabilities, specializing in spinal cord injuries. AQA provides information, peer support, planning and services in environments and communities of choice, in order to support people to maintain independent lives.
This new and innovative role has been created to support the launch and ongoing coordination of AQA's Living Well Project.
Our aim is to develop sustainable community, residential and online programs of peer-led 'Skills for Independence and Life' programs for people in Australia with a spinal cord injury (SCI) or similar physical disability. The Living Well Project will be offering a tailored approach to skill development in addressing issues such as reduced sense of value, purpose, lower life aspirations, health and emotional wellbeing. The project aims to increase capacity to develop interventions by building a network of competent and skilled peer trainers and leaders to deliver activities to people living with SCI and/or physical disability to increase their capacity for community and social participation.
By providing a supportive and immersive learning environment, we will enable participants to build
confidence and independence in a variety of life skills relevant to their goals, helping to expand their understanding of what is possible.
As the Administration Support Coordinator, you will be responsible for providing administrative support and coordination to the project partners, employees and other related parties. Other responsibilities will include:
We require 2 part time Administration Support Coordinators to manage and resource our growth as the projects and other activities develop.
We strongly encourage those with lived experience with a spinal cord injury or physical disability to apply.
The salary is negotiable dependent on the successful applicant's experience and skills.
If you would like to know more about the operational needs of this role, feel free to request a position description at: firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: Administration Support Coordinators x2 enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Our people are welcoming and passionate about the work we do. We provide a range of staff benefits including flexibility to suit your lifestyle. You will also get the unique chance to work in a sector where no day is the same!
Take your next career step with AQA and work with us to achieve our purpose.
If you have any enquiries about the role, please contact Larnie Ball on 03 9489 0777.
Please no external recruitment agencies.
Shortlisted applications will be contacted as they come in so apply ASAP.