Invictus Disability Support Services coordinators have a background in
working with people with a disability and their families and have a
qualification in Social work with extensive experience working with people
with psycho-social disabilities and those who are involved in the justice
system. A Support Coordinator will support you to understand and
implement the funded supports in your plan and link you to community, mainstream and other government services. A Support Coordinator will focus on supporting you to build skills, as well as connect you to providers.
Your Support Coordinator will assist you to negotiate with providers about what they will offer you and how much it will cost out of your plan. Support coordinators will ensure service agreements and service bookings are completed. They will help build your ability to exercise choice and control, to coordinate supports and access your local community.
Your Support Coordinator will assist you to negotiate with providers about what they will offer you and how much it will cost out of your plan. Support coordinators will ensure service agreements and service bookings are completed. They will help build your ability to exercise choice and control, to coordinate supports and access your local community
With one of our dedicated staff by your side, we can help you get out and about to participate in
social activities, sport or to catch up with friends and family.Our staff can assist people to join in a wide range of activities and community events including:
* Going to the park, beach or lake ,Participating in bowling, golf, swimming, etc. Outings to the movies or shopping
* Attending sporting games like football, Going to the gym, Catching up with or meeting new friends.
* Joining religious or community events,Attending art, drama or music classes
The NDIS has ruled that no NDIS service provider or financial intermediary can convert NDIS Core Support funding to cover kilometre costs for support workers to transport clients.If you require transport, please review what transport options are in your NDIS plan, or contact us if you need assistance.
Having support with everyday tasks such as getting ready for the day or cleaning the house allows you to live independently at home with assistance from our caring and experienced staff .If you are an NDIS participant and have been approved for the support category ‘Core
Supports’ you are able to access supports for daily activities and household tasks using your
Support a clients with primary diagnosis of autism and language disorder and presents with challenging behaviours to engage in community access.
Experience of working with people with disabilities, challenging behaviour and complex physical
disabilities An in-depth understanding of person centred thinking and be able to demonstrate how you put that into practice in your work. Ability to understand the vulnerabilities and needs of people with disability and the issues faced by their families. Commitment to the welfare, rights and personal development of people with disabilities
To understand and maintain confidentiality and privacy. You will need access to a vehicle that you can use for work purposes, and be available for shifts
across two days during the week for 6 hours per shift either am or pm shifts.
To be considered for this role you must attach the below mandatory requirements with your
*Cover Letter & Resume
*Current Certificate for First Aid
*Evidence of eligibility to work within Australia
*A certified copy of your current passport
*A copy of your Working with Children Check (WWCC) is desirable and may be required for
*A current driver’s license is desirable
If you have lived or worked overseas in the last ten years for a period of 12 months or more, we
require a certified copy of your International Police Check, or evidence of applying for an
international police check. The Police Check must cover the entire period you were overseas.
Invictus Disability Support Services believe in diversity, inclusion and equality and are
committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We
recognise the benefits that diversity and inclusion brings, and in turn encourage talented people
from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply . We strongly encourage Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islanders and people to apply.
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted invited to an interview or information session where you
will learn more about the role you can play a part in making a positive impact on peoples’ lives.
Job Type: Casual
Police Check (Required)
Driver’s Licence (Required)
First Aid Certificate (Required)
Job Types: Casual ongoing