NDIS Specialist Support Coordinator

NDIS Specialist Support Coordinator
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Specialist NDIS Support Coordinators to join our existing dynamic, dedicated & growing team.

At Mentis Assist we support people to live a full and meaningful life.  Working alongside and empowering those with mental health concerns is why we are here.  We have been partnering with people with a mental health diagnosis across the Mornington Peninsula and Frankston regions for over 35 years. We have expanded our services to include the Casey region.  We offer a range of supports to assist people to recognise their values, strengths and goals, with an emphasis on improving health and wellbeing, independence, social participation and enhancing meaningful relationships with family and significant others.

The NDIS supports people with a persistent disability that affects their ability to take part in everyday life, and gives people choice and control in how, when and where supports I their plan are implements.  The Specialist Support Coordinators work with a case load of NDIS clients to commence an implement the necessary supports within their unique NDIS plan.

Our NDIS teams partner with participants with NDIS plans to work collaboratively to achieve their NDIS goals. 

Our team of support coordinators and recovery coaches are passionate about creating lasting changes for our NDIS participants. We work closely to encourage each other, learn from each other and stay up to date with sector changes.  Mentis assist has a supportive workplace culture, dedicated to ongoing staff professional development and wellbeing.  Staff are provided with the use of pool vehicles, a mobile phone and a laptop for work use. 

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Strong understanding of the needs of people living with high intensity psychosocial disability and complex support needs
  • Well developed case management and engagement skills  
  • The ability to collaborate and negotiate with multiple stakeholders
  • A person centred and strengths based approach
  • The ability to think innovatively and creatively to help clients achieve their NDIS plans and goals
  • Tertiary qualifications in allied health, community services, psychology, nursing, mental health or social work
  • Case management experience preferred
  • Excellent time management and administrative skills

 Applicants must first view the Position Description here. 

Applications that do not address the Key Selection Criteria in writing will not be considered for short listing.

Mentis Assist values diversity and welcomes applications from people from all cultures and backgrounds, including those with lived experience of mental health challenges.  All successful applicants are subject to a National Police Check, and an NDIS Worker Check. NDIS Worker Checks can be applied for via the Services Victoria website.  Applicants without an NDIS Worker Check will not be employed by Mentis Assist.  Please see our website for more information.   

For more information contact Emily Baisman on 5970 5000

Applications can be forwarded to info@mentisassist.org.au. There is no closing date for this position.  Apply as soon as possible