NDIS Support Coordinator
Full-Time - Mornington
We have an exciting opportunity for an NDIS Support Coordinators to join our existing dynamic, dedicated & growing team on the Mornington Peninsula.
Based on the Mornington Peninsula, with offices in the Casey area, Mentis Assist provides support for people with diagnosed on-going mental illness.
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 the supports in their plan are implemented. The Support Coordinators work with a case load of NDIS clients to commence and implement the necessary supports within their unique NDIS plan.
We are looking for someone who has a strong understanding of the needs of people living with severe and persistent mental illness with working knowledge of the NDIS or similar programs such as PIR and PHaMs. Strong engagement skills and the ability to negotiate with multiple stakeholders such as health service providers, Local Area Coordinators, the NDIA, families and carers to ensure the clients’ choice and control are essential to be successful in this role. The ability to think innovatively and creatively to help clients achieve their NDIS plan goals is also required. Excellent time management skills, strong administration and ability to manage a budget will be fundamental in this role.
Qualifications in mental health, social work, or other allied health practice are highly regarded. Experience in a similar role is mandatory
Applications close 5.00pm Tuesday 3 March, 2020. You must first view the Position Description and address the Key Selection Criteria in a separate letter, along with submitting your resume. Please submit your application by email to email@example.com.
Applications that do not address the Selection Criteria will not be shortlisted.
For further information please contact Somer McFarlane on 5970 5000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.