Case Worker/Mentor

Selection Criteria

To provide a range of hands on support services for eligible funding recipients of the Disability Services Commission (DSC) and National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) including assistance with assistance with accommodation & tenancy obligations; daily planning, skill building, decision making and budgeting; employment assistance; and mentoring.

Qualifications (Desirable)

  • Cert 3 & 4 in Disability Services and/or relevant qualification in Human Services,
  • Psychology, Social Work or similar OR equivalent industry experience.

Experience (Desirable)

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working with disadvantaged client groups in the
  • aged care, disability or mental health sectors or equivalent experience.

Skills

  • High level of professionalism and outstanding work ethic
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Commitment to improving the lives of vulnerable adults including the aged and those with disabilities and/or mental health issues
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds with compassion and empathy and without judgment for their lifestyle choices, personal preferences and values
  • Ability to work well both autonomously and as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Ability to achieve excellent outcomes based on individual needs / goals
  • Emotional resilience and ability to support individuals who may be, on occasion be experiencing significant distress, crisis or mental illness
  • Competent in using cloud based internet systems such as Gmail, Google Drive, Google Calendar
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