NDIS Support Coordinator

Job No: ANT546
Location: Darwin

NDIS Support Coordinator - Based in Darwin - Part Time

About Us

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay.

Our motto of Respect, Fairness and Community articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

The Support Coordinator plays an integral role for NDIS participants in interpreting their NDIS plan, assisting them to establish the supports in their plan and developing their capacity over time to coordinate and manage their own supports. As a Support Coordinator you will assist NDIS participants to access service providers of their choice and coordinate their informal and mainstream supports. Coordination and support will vary within the role from more basic level coordination to more specialised support coordination for people with specific higher level needs.

To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong understanding of the NDIS and the role of an NDIS Support Coordinator, broad knowledge of the range of services available to people with a disability and demonstrated experience in interpreting and implementing individual plans.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess an Working with Children (Ochre Card),  a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver’s licence.

To view the full position description, click here. Please address the key selection criteria.

For further information please contact Fiona Lodge, Operations Manager Disability Services Darwin, Disability and Aged Care Development Officer on (08) 8985 0000.

Applications will be assessed as received.

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

In order to apply for this role please complete fields below and on the next page you will be required to attach your cover letter, complete resume and selection criteria, also please feel free to attach your qualifications and other certificates  including working with children, police check and driver license to support your application.

To view our other available vacancies please visit our careers website at http://www.anglicare-nt.org.au/vacancies/

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