NDIS Team Leader Support Coordination
- Do you
have NDIS Support Coordination Experience?
- Are you a
- Are you
skilled in establishing professional working relationships that are
supportive, encouraging and challenging?
Over the past 35 years, Synapse-Australia's Brain Injury
Organisation, has grown to employ around 120 people. We
provide a range of services, including information and referral,
specialist supports, National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
services, advocacy, housing and targeted research activities.
Synapse promotes quality of life, self-determination and
choice. Our mission is to ensure the rights of people
impacted by brain injury, by connecting knowledge, policy, services
and systems. The NDIS is currently being implemented nationally,
creating a remarkable opportunity for you to be at the forefront of
change as a part of the Synapse team.
About the role:
Working closely with the Qld Manager Information Capability and
a team of Support Coordinators, the Team Leader Synapse Options is
responsible for establishing, growing; and implementing Support
Coordination services across QLD (based in Brisbane).
The Team Leader will be responsible for all components of Support
Coordination including mentoring their team and ensuring services
are delivered to NDIS participants, allowing each participant full
choice and control.
Essential Requirements for this exciting opportunity
- Tertiary qualifications in Social Work, Occupational Therapy or
a similar Allied Health field with eligibility for professional
registration with the relevant body
- Experience in a leadership role in the human services sector
including disability, health, family support or another similar
- Experience in monitoring and reporting on team outputs, KPIs
and financial results.
- A solid understanding of the NDIS; particularly in relation to
support coordination and connection, and the importance of choice
and control for customers.
- Demonstrated experience in working with people with
disabilities, preferably neurocognitive disorders, and individuals
who exhibit challenging behaviours. In particular, experience
in collaborating with family members or decision makers.
- Highly developed written, verbal and interpersonal
communication skills including conflict resolution, negotiation and
Synapse can offer you:
- A warm, flexible and supportive work environment
- Training and development opportunities
- Significant Salary Sacrificing options
- Proximity to public transport
If you wish to receive a copy of the position description, or
require further information, email email@example.com
There are certain prerequisites for this role that you must
either hold or be eligible to obtain. Detailed information is
available in the position description.
This position will be advertised until the close of business on
Wednesday, 15th July 2019. Please note, we reserve
the right to close or extend this advertisement depending on the
number and quality of applications received. Therefore, we urge all
suitable candidates to submit their application as early as
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted on this occasion.
We thank you in advance for considering this opportunity.
For more information, check our website: www.synapse.org.au or
connect with us on Facebook at facebook.com/synapse.org.au