Community Care Coordinator

  • NEW!
  • Redhead
  • Temporary full-time
  • 23 January, 2019

ABOUT THE ROLE

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Community Care Coordinator to join our fantastic team in the Hunter Region on a temporary 6 month basis. Based at our Redhead service, this position will be on a fulltime basis, 38 hours per week.

If you are passionate about improving the quality of life of the elderly and people with a disability and you would like to work with a professional organisation that recognizes the contribution of staff through its education and support programs then this position is for you.

YOUR DUTIES

  • Work with the team to deliver high quality services,
  • Liaise with other service providers,
  • Admit new clients to community care programs including Home Care Packages,
  • Case management,
  • Undertake assessments,
  • Complete care plans; and
  • Support staff in their role to deliver and maintain high standards of care.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • Qualification(s) and experience in Community Care Coordination;
  • Proficient computer skills;
  • Excellent people skills and the ability to work within a team environment;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated time management skills and ability to logically prioritise tasks;
  • Ability to work autonomously;
  • Current Class C driver’s license;
  • Current police clearance certificate;
  • Understanding of the ageing process and a commitment to advocate for older people in residential care;
  • The right to work in Australia.