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Support Coordinator Identified

We support people with a disability of all ages to meet their goals, empowering them to live their best life.

This is an identified position open only to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to meet the needs of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients.

Your new role

As an Identified Support Coordinator, you will support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other clients navigate the complex world of NDIS to understand their plan and maximise their budget. You will monitor and coordinate support needs and link clients to community and mainstream services to enhance an individual's quality of life.

This is a full time role based in Broken Hill, NSW. 

Your experience

You will be recognised by the Community as a culturally safe person and practitioner and have experience;

  • Experience in reading, understanding and implementing NDIS plans
  • Experience in connecting Aboriginal clients with appropriate services 
  • A strong commitment to culturally appropriate service delivery
  • Current driver's license and willingness to travel to clients where required
  • Previous experience in a billable environment highly desirable

 Your benefits

We support people to live their best life. That includes you, our employee. A best life is a deeply personal. It can change as life changes. Here are a couple of things you might be interested in:

  • Access to our robust practice model and supervision
  • Purchased leave, cultural leave and access to long service leave after 5 years
  • Salary packaging and employee discount program

 3 things about us (that might pleasantly surprise you)

  1. We're a not-for-profit and non-religious organisation
  2. Last year, 78 employees completed Team Leading Essentials, our future leaders training program
  3. We partner with Aboriginal organisations from Mura Kosker in the Torres Strait to Bila Muuji in the Central Western NSW

The Benevolent Society considers that being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander is a genuine occupational requirement under s14 of the Anti-Discrimination Act NSW 1977. 

Call Faz on 0401 675 408 for a confidential discussion, and apply online today!

Internally this position is called Client Support Partner, Identified. 

Job Description

We welcome diversity in all its forms; applications from underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged. We value relationships with our local Aboriginal community and welcome applications from its members.

We see ability not disability, if you identify as a person with a different ability please get in contact.

Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check or similar (where relevant to the role).