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Care Advisor - Various locations

Latrobe Community Health Service
  • Experienced level
  • 25801
  • Multiple positions available across service delivery area, Full time and permanent
  • Work in a dynamic team of individuals working towards the same goals for their consumers
  • Support older people to stay living at home
  • Remuneration dependent upon qualifications and skills

At Latrobe Community Health Service you’ll be part of a positive and passionate workplace. We’re dedicated to providing you with career opportunities through work that is rewarding and meaningful within the community.

Our integrated services model connects you with other professionals for rewarding career experiences. Our focus on continued growth provides you with access to a satisfying career.

Using the Consumer Directed Care approach, as the Care Advisor you will work with older people to identify services to meet their needs, to support their physical, social and emotional wellbeing as they continue to live at home. Each Care Advisor works directly with older people who have been allocated a Commonwealth Home Care Package to determine what services and supports they require.

To be considered for this role you will require:

  • Appropriate qualification compliant with Australian Qualifications Framework (e.g. Associate/Diploma of Case Management and/or Community Services /Nursing/ or related field, or 3 or 4 year undergraduate degree in a health related field)
  • Two years’ or evidence of substantial experience with case management, client assessment and care planning, in particular managing a caseload of clients from goal directed care principles and brokerage model of service delivery.
  • Financial skills to effectively develop and monitor package expenditure for a variety of clients within a framework of consumer directed care and choice supported by program guidelines and quality principles.
  • A current Victorian driver licence will be required.

For more information contact Christine Mullavey, Team Leader Care Management, on (02) 6046 9940.

Please note: No applications will be accepted via email.

At Latrobe Community Health Service we want to help you get back to what matters. A position description is attached.

We are an equal opportunity employer and therefore, we will consider all qualified applicants for employment. We are partnered with Job Access and pledged to Soldier On. We are a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and identities, LGBTIQ+ people, people with a lived experience of disability and service personnel and their families to name a few. We will make reasonable adjustments when required. We are a child safe organisation. Successful applicants will be required to obtain a satisfactory security clearance and an Employee Working with Children Check before we can make any offer of employment.

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