Support Coordinator - North Strathfield

Location: Croydon
Discipline: Social and Community Care
Salary: $70000 to $70000
Contact name: Aine Leonard

Contact email:
Job ref: 833
Published: 3 months ago
On offer:
  • 70,000- 80,000 + Super + Salary Packaging
  • After 6 months get 3 extra days off during Christmas break
  • Wellness program of up to $850 to go toward gym membership, yoga etc

The Role:
The client believes in making a difference to the lives of people with disabilities by respecting their dignity, autonomy, freedom of choice and independence, and by supporting the achievement of their goals. Your role will be to assist participants in successfully coordinating their support needs and in achieving outcomes of their NDIS plan; Providing support coordination within agreed timeline, provide advice to participants and their carers on the evolving environment of the NDIS. Research and identify providers and other relevant stakeholders and build strong working relationships, and prepare reports, monitor expenditure, and complete all associated administrative work.
Essential Criteria:
  • At least 1 years experience as a support coordinator
  • Ability to relate complex matters in an intelligible way to people from all walks of life and of all abilities
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • High-level of organisational, time management and planning skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong liaison and interpersonal skills, including active listening, diplomacy, conflict resolution, patience, empathy and ability to work in stressful situations
  • Initiative and willingness to learn in a fast-paced and evolving environment
  • Ability to think creatively, be self-motivated, work unsupervised and in a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience in working with culturally and linguistically diverse communities
  • Strong communication skills, ability to provide information in accessible form
  • Solid report writing skills
  • Current NSW driver’s license, own motor vehicle.
For a confidential discussion around this role, then please call Aine Leonard on 0415784900 or send an up to date resume to: