Local Area Coordinator

Location Queensland
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2012-102361_1609736420
Posted 18 days ago

About the Company

With a socially minded ethos and a passionate team, this evolving community services provider is moving into a new and exciting chapter of growth.

To assist with an increasing workload, they seek to appoint a Local Area Coordinator who is passionate about working in a team that has a direct impact in supporting their clients and the community.

About the Role

As the Local Area Coordinator your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting people with disabilities and their families, carers and broader communities to access relevant information about the NDIS and assist with enquiries about the scheme
  • Assisting participants to develop a plan which includes their goals, needs and wishes
  • Assisting people deemed not eligible for the NDIS scheme, their families, and carers with information linkages and supports to utilise natural supports and connect with their community
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships and positive partnerships within the wider community
  • Working collaboratively with the local community to promote a welcoming and inclusive environment for people with a disability, and promote employment and volunteering opportunities

About You

  • Have relevant work experience, life experience, or hold a relevant qualification in Disability, Community Services or other Health related discipline
  • Have knowledge of NDIS, in particular knowledge of SIL would be an advantage
  • Be a positive and respectful written and oral communicator
  • Have a commitment to working with and delivering high quality services to people with disabilities and their families, carers and local communities
  • Have a high level of computer proficiency
  • Hold a current Drivers Licence
  • Have a current or anticipated First Aid Certificate

The Benefits

  • $60 000 per annum plus super, negotiable dependent on experience
  • Can be offered as full-time or part-time hours
  • Supportive management team
  • Mt Gravatt location with on-street parking
  • An organisation that lives and breathes its values, with a true dedication to innovative ways of continuous customer service excellence

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Britt Molony on 07 3023 1019, quoting ref no. JO-2012-102361. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at