Support Coordinator

We currently have an exciting employment opportunity for a Support Coordinator (NDIS) to join our dynamic and experienced NDIS Support Coordination Team.

Community Care TASMANIA is a state-wide local not-for-profit home care service provider which provides assistance to support older and disabled Tasmanian’s to remain living within their own homes across Tasmania.

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Support Coordinator who can hit the ground running.

This successful candidate will work closely alongside our participants, their families, guardians and other support providers to deliver people-focused services and provide quality outcomes based on the participants’ freedom of choice.

This role will generally be responsible for, but certainly not limited to:

  • Work with your participant and their support networks to determine how their funds will be most appropriately spent and what services and supports need to be engaged.
  • Support and work with participants to find suitable supports that are the best match for them to actively pursue their identified goals and aspirations.
  • Research, manage and navigate a range of opportunities to suit individual support needs across multiple providers.
  • Demonstrate a consistent high quality in written and verbal communication. Strong comprehensive report writing skills is a must.
  • Efficiently budget and break down participant funding to ensure a clear break down and get the most out of the plan for the participant.

Why us?

At Community Care TASMANIA we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity, reflecting the clients that we support. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced role where you can utilise your people skills and problem-solving abilities then you will flourish in this role.

What you will need:

  • Work with your participant and their support networks to determine how their funds will be most appropriately spent and what services and supports need to be engaged.
  • Support and work with participants to find suitable supports that are the best match for them to actively pursue their identified goals and aspirations.
  • Research, manage and navigate a range of opportunities to suit individual support needs across multiple providers.
  • Demonstrate a consistent high quality in written and verbal communication. Strong comprehensive report writing skills is a must.
  • Efficiently budget and break down participant funding to ensure a clear break down and get the most out of the plan for the participant.

What we offer:

  • Ongoing support and assistance in the role
  • Training & Development opportunities
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Competitive salary
  • Full Time Position – based in Launceston

What you will bring

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience within a Support Coordinator role working alongside complex participants
  • A solution-oriented individual who enjoys working as part of a driven, positive and collaborative team.
  • Adaptable and can-do attitude to effortlessly adjust to participants' needs and their NDIS plans.
  • Minimum Certificate III in Community Service or Disability
  • Excellent communication skills & listening skills, with the ability to build and sustain effective relationships
  • Excellent telephone skills and the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people
  • Ability to work well as part of a multi-disciplinary team

If this sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you.

Your application

Please forward your application and resume with at least 2 referees to:

Debbie Loosmore, Human Resources Manager via email to employment@cct.org.au

Closing Date: Friday 14th January 2022

Community Care TASMANIA is an equal opportunity employer