Support Coordinator - Full time or Part time
Parramatta and Inner West
- Opportunity to work part of a self organizing team
- SCHCADS Level 4
- Generous salary packaging
- Full time and part time considered
One Door Mental Health is committed to improving the circumstances and welfare of people with a serious mental illness, their relatives, carers, and professionals working in the area. Our main aim is to provide a safe, supportive and respectful community in which people living with mental illness can realise their individual goals, maximise their community integration and enhance their quality of life.
In the NDIS stream, One Door operates locally as self-organising teams, where team members are collectively responsible and accountable for most aspects of delivering services.
You will assist in facilitating the implementation of all supports in a client's National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) plan including formal, mainstream and community, as well as funded supports.
Key responsibilities include:
- Provide Coordination of Supports to One Door NDIS Consumers.
- Liaise with service providers to ensure access to services for consumers.
- Understand NDIS Consumers' packages to be able to negotiate services and prices with preferred providers.
- Determine budget for support item and advice Plan Manager of the breakdown of funds.
- Develop NDIS Service Agreements and service bookings with consumers and/or providers where appropriate.
To be successful in the role, you will need:
Your ability to exercise personal responsibility and work as part of a self-managing team, with the guidance of the Coach and/or Business Manager would be key to this role. Your strong attention to detail will come to the fore as you write reports, compile risk assessments and enter data into our client management system. In addition to this you will need
- Minimum 3 years work experience in a mental health environment and a thorough understanding of recovery oriented principles in mental healthcare.
- Certificate IV or tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline and experience working in the mental health environment are essential for this fulfilling position.
- Strong local knowledge of relevant health and welfare sector.
- A current and valid Working with Children Check clearance, valid driver's licence, and access to a registered, fully insured vehicle.
Don't miss this opportunity to join a recognised and respected organisation and feel great about what you do!
Applications close soon, please apply as soon as possible. For more information about this position, please contact Kinga Barron on 0429 835 112
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