- Job posted on: 4th Jan 2021
- Applications close:
At EACH, our vision is for a healthy and inclusive community.
Founded on the vision that everyone is entitled to good health, we're one of the nation's leading health and community service providers, offering a broad range of services for over 40 years. Our services include Community Health, Mental Health, NDIS, Counselling, Support for Older Australians, and Family Services.
As part of our Regional Support Coordination Team at Narre Warren, EACH is looking for a Specialist Support Coordinator with experience working in clinical, educational, or community-based disability, mental health, or early childhood intervention services or related fields. Experience in dual-disability and/or lived experience with a disability or experience caring for someone with a disability will be highly regarded.
If you're an Allied Health Professional or Developmental Educator, qualified with a degree, enjoy variety in your day, and working closely with other service delivery professionals, read on!
This role involves assisting customers with complex needs to build personal capacity in making decisions and choices about the implementation of all supports in their NDIS plan, including mainstream, informal, community and funded supports. The successful candidate will be working with potential customers and new customers to act as the key liaison point for all related services chosen by the individual.
In this role, you'll be working alongside mainstream health services including Mental Health and Disability-related services and hospitals. You will interface with NDIS and mainstream services in a way that demonstrates competency and clarity around navigating all aspects of NDIS. You'll look out for customers in their funded NDIS Plans, ensuring all services rostered in a timely way.
Our team comprises of 7 Support Coordinators and a Team Leader available to share information and refer to. You'll have ample opportunities to shape its growth with your experience and ideas. Working with other professionals at Narre Warren within a variety of disciplines, including Occupational Therapists, Physios and Psychologists, our team is dedicated to giving clients the best possible support.
EACH offers all staff benefits by offering Not for Profit Salary Packaging, a family-friendly workplace strategy, and support through a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
We want to know why you would like to come work with EACH and what you can bring to this role. Please attach a cover letter with your resume.
If you'd like more information about the position, please contact Stacy Thomas on or 03 8805 2239.