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Support Coordinator

Total Support Services - Brisbane City, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Full Job Description
Support Coordinator - Brisbane (Full time)

Do you want to grow in the disability sector with us? TSS often looking for go-getters support coordinators to join our team! This is one of our popular services that has seen constant growth. Therefore, we are always looking for more talented people!

Who we are:
Total Support Services has seen massive growth in the past years, and we invite you to be part of it. The organisation has been supporting people with disability for over ten years. We have offices in South Australia, Tasmania, and Queensland. As a family-owned business, we like to extend this feeling of belonging to our staff and clients. Which means we work together to succeed together.

We like to think outside the box, we like exceeding expectations, and most importantly, we do everything we can to support people with disability. Our latest Employee Staff Satisfaction survey has shown that 93% of our employees were satisfied with the organisation.

As Support Coordinator, you will be responsible for supporting people with disability to find the right services to improve their lifestyle, giving them choice and control over their services. You must be flexible and understanding. We would like you to challenge yourself to find the perfect service for the client that comes to us. In return, we will provide you with a gratifying career, great pay rates and a friendly and collaborative environment.

The Support Coordinator is responsible for connecting people with a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Support Plan to access a range of supports that align with the support items in their NDIS plan and suit their individual needs. As a Support Coordinator in Brisbane, you will provide varying levels of coordination and transition support for young people and adults, considering individuals’ circumstances and complexity levels.

BENEFITS

We will provide you with a central office, computer, phone and access to pool cars, gratifying career, great pay rates and a friendly and collaborative environment.

PURPOSE

To work in partnership with clients on improving and evaluating the delivery of services; Attract new clients to the service by promoting services and accepting requests for a support coordinator; To provide direction and supervision to staff to ensure our clinical practice meets the needs of our clients; Develop and maintain relationships with all stakeholders; Deliver quality services to clients in line with policies and procedures.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Clinical

To be a productive member of the Total Support Services and provide a range of therapeutic services to clients; Provide crisis intervention services, conduct psychosocial assessments and make recommendations for care and intervention; Develop and review support plans to ensure they meet the needs of the clients; Provide supervision and direction to support workers to ensure they are working in line with the support plans; Maintain accurate records of involvement and contribute to Assessment reports; Attend care team meetings and provide written reports as required.

Communication and Team Work

Establish therapeutic relationships with clients and other stakeholders; Establish working relationships with medical, nursing and allied health staff, community clinicians and other service providers; Provide feedback and training to staff on the outcome of assessment and recommendations; Actively participate in client meetings to ensure effective communication and dissemination of information; Foster a culture of openness, respect, accountability and professionalism in the workplace; Represent the Total Support Services inter-agency meetings and other meetings as negotiated.

Client Management

Maintain client documentation, including Support plans completed annually or more frequently if required; Maintain file note for each contact with clients; Review client file notes, ensuring they are factual and appropriate; Provide advocacy for clients and negotiate to fund for clients where required; Coordinate supports to ensure services are provided in line with funding and individual support plans.

MANDATORY SELECTION CRITERIA

MSC1: A degree in Human Services/ Disability/ Social Work/ Health

MSC2: Current driver’s licence

MSC3: DCSI Screening Clearance

KEY SELECTION CRITERIA

KSC1: Demonstrated skills in counselling both children and adults.

KSC2: Demonstrated knowledge of the evidence-based practice

KSC3: Extensive experience in Social Work practice & demonstrated ability and understanding of case management

KSC4: High quality written and oral communication skills & strong computer skills

KSC5: High level of effective communication with stakeholders

DESIRABLE SELECTION CRITERIA

DSC1: Good working knowledge of child protection

DSC2: Good working knowledge of NDIS

If you have any questions, please contact us!

If you have experience as a Support Worker or a related area and is looking for a change, feel free to apply. We are happy to consider anyone with potential.

DESIRABLE SELECTION CRITERIA
DSC1: Good working knowledge of child protection
DSC2: Good working knowledge of NDIS

Please send your resume with a cover letter telling us about your likes (music, sports, book, gym, walk, etc.) and your extra skills (if you have done a course in accounting, theatre, etc.). Therefore we can match you with someone you can support and get along with.

If you have any questions, please contact us!

DESIRABLE SELECTION CRITERIA
DSC1: Good working knowledge of child protection
DSC2: Good working knowledge of NDIS

If you have any questions, please contact us!

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13. I hereby confirm that all my responses to the above questions are true and correct. I understand that any false or incorrect answer may lead to the termination of my application, and in the future the termination of my employment.*

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Position:
Support Coordinator

Engagement:
Full Time

Location:
Brisbane

Reports to:
Director

Brisbane City, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work




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