Part-time, 45.6 hours per fortnight
Fixed term for 12 months (with possibility of extension)
An exciting employment opportunity exists to join our expert team of Support Coordinators. Melbourne City Mission has a reputation for excellence in the community sector and is a recognized and respected provider of support Coordination across the state.
This position brings an opportunity for you to contribute your experience working in similar roles in the community sector to support people with disability as they transition into the National Disability Insurance scheme in the North east.
The Service Coordination team aim to assist people with disabilities to become more independent and active in community life. Case managers establish a positive collaborative relationship with the person and their support network and assist the person to identify, link with and coordinate support to link with local communities, build skills, overcome barriers and achieve goals.
At Melbourne City Mission we’re changing lives every day. We work with some of Melbourne and Victoria’s most vulnerable individuals, families and communities and empower them to move beyond disadvantage, and build a better life. We’ve been around for almost as long as Melbourne itself and extend across ABI Services, Children, Youth, Adult and Family Services, Disability Services, Palliative Care, Youth Homelessness and Employment, Education and Training. A career with us means that you’re part of an organisation making a real difference.
The opportunity to work alongside people with disability and their supporters to reach their maximum potential
Ongoing training, support and development
Opportunity for career advancement
Attractive salary packaging
You will be a creative and enthusiastic person who has excellent communication, administrative and effective time management skills. You love a challenge and thrive in a dynamic role. You will have experience working with people in a similar role in the community sector.
You will bring an understanding of The National Disability Insurance Scheme with previous experience implementing person directed and family directed practice. You will bring a strong customer service focus and a desire to enhance choice and control for people with disability and their families.
A tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline appropriate to disability, social work or welfare practice is desirable, but not essential. Melbourne City Mission welcomes applications from people who have a disability.
MCM welcomes and encourages interest from people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
All enquiries contact Heather Boyd, Senior Manager via email: [email protected] or phone: 03 9487 9223.
How to apply
Please include a current CV and Cover Letter outlining how your skills and experience relate to the role.
Please email your application to Heather Boyd, Senior Manager via email: [email protected]
Applications close Monday the 24 th of October 2016
Support CoordinatorMelbourne City Mission - Melbourne, VIC
We’ve been around for almost as long as Melbourne itself and extend across ABI Services, Children, Youth, Adult and Family Services, Disability Services,...Read More1 weeks ago
Early Childhood Educators Diploma QualifiedMelbourne City Mission - Brunswick, VIC
Level 2 First Aid Certificate (HLTAID004). To be considered for this position, applicants must include a current CV and address the key selection criteria as...Read More2 months ago
Case ManagerMelbourne City Mission - Melbourne, VIC
Appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory Police Check and a current Working with Children Check....Read More2 months ago
Kindergarten TeacherMelbourne City Mission - Melbourne, VIC
Level 2 First Aid Certificate. Appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory Police Check and Working with Children Check....Read More4 months ago
CoordinatorMelbourne City Mission - Thornbury, VIC
Current First Aid certificate Level 2. Appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory Police Check (and Working With Children Check)....Read More4 months ago