Disabilities Services Officer (Service Manager)

Location: Sydney
Language(s): Only English Required
21 Dec 2020
Wesley Home and Residential Care
  • full-time position
  • multiple disability accommodation facilities
About us
Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services. Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”About the program
Wesley Home and Residential Care believes in providing every opportunity for people to live happy and fulfilled lives. We are committed to finding innovative and flexible ways to provide quality services for people while providing them with ways to learn develop and achieve their goals.About the role
The Disabilities Services Officer has the responsibility for managing service delivery to clients within either a number of group homes or centred based services in the portfolio. The Disabilities Services Officer will work collaboratively to improve and develop the service(s) to ensure the clients they support have every opportunity to achieve their goals and be physically and socially included  in the community.Essential criteria
  • Diploma or higher qualifications or equivalent experience
  • demonstrated experience in a similar position
  • working knowledge of the National Disability Standards and National Disability Insurance Scheme
  • experience in managing internal and external stakeholders to achieve set objectives
  • proven organisational skills, ability to multi-task, prioritise workloads and meet deadlines and budgets
  • demonstrable skills in conflict resolution and change management
  • experience in managing and developing a team for superior performance
  • outstanding interpersonal skills, flexible, patient and the ability to relate well to all levels of society that Wesley Mission interacts with
  • proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office.
Salary and employment conditions are in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010, Level 6 - https://#removed#/ArticleDocuments/872/social-community-home-care-and-disability-services-industry-award-ma000100-pay-guide.pdf.aspx

Closing date
Monday 8 October 2018, 5pm Apply now
Please submit a copy of your CV/resume and a cover letter addressing all the selection criteria. For further information, or to submit an application, please email #removed#

Wesley Mission is a Christian organisation requiring all staff to affirm its values. We are committed to providing an environment in which children can feel safe and valued.The suitable applicant will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks for appointment to positions within Wesley Mission (including provision of a valid Working with Children Check clearance number). Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.