- Job posted on: 14th Jul 2020
- Applications close:
Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation.
The Sunrise approach involves Aboriginal communities taking part in controlling their own health. Everything from financial management and governance, staff selection and service delivery priorities are directed by the organisation's Aboriginal Board and Community Health Committees.
Sunrise Health Service is currently looking for a full-time NDIS Support Coordinator to join their team based in Katherine, NT. You'll be travelling regularly to the Wellbeing Centre in Ngukurr
Travelling regularly to Ngukurr, where the NDIS program is based, this is a hands-on role that will see you providing information and person-centred, culturally-secure support to participants, using a strengths-based approach to help build capacity, connect with services, and navigate the NDIS.
Your key areas of responsibility will include:
For more information and the selection criteria, please click 'Apply' now!
This is an incredibly rewarding opportunity to work with an organisation that's building the capacity of remote Aboriginal communities in order to improve their health and wellbeing. You'll have access to plenty of information and resources, and the privilege of working with an amazing local team, with the opportunity to learn from highly experienced and knowledgable members of the Aboriginal community.
Your dedication will be rewarded with a highly attractive base salary circa $72,560 (highly negotiable depending on your skills and experience) plus super and additional remote area allowances.
You will also have access to a wide range of benefits including:
If you are proficient in any of the Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander languages, including Kriol dialetcs used in the Northern Territory, you will also be entitled to an additional bilingual allowance circa $1,450 - $2,900 a year, depending on your level of competency.
Working at Sunrise Health Service and living in the Katherine region has lifestyle benefits that are unique to the Northern Territory. With the Katherine Gorge on your doorstep and an incredible outdoor lifestyle on offer, combined with some of the best fishing in the world, the Northern Territory is the place to be to make the most of life’s adventures.
This is a unique opportunity to support some of the most disadvantaged communities in the Territory, and help lead the role out of the "Sunrise Way" - Apply Now!