Individual Options Coordinator

 

About Us

The Autism Association is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit Autism specific service providers, and the only specialist organisation providing a full range of services from early childhood through to adulthood in Australia. Together we are inspired every day to make a difference to the lives of individuals with Autism. We are a dedicated, passionate, supportive team joined by a common goal and are deeply committed to enhancing the quality of life of every individual with Autism and passionate about supporting them to live their best life possible.

About the Role

We are seeking a full-time Coordinator in a fixed-term position to join our skilled and dedicated Individual Options Team. This position is a great opportunity for people who have been working with individuals with disabilities and their families and who are looking for a career pathway to build on their skills. 

This role is for a motivated and dedicated individual to lead a team of Support Workers, ensuring the support we provide is tailored to each person’s needs while successfully managing competing priorities. Duties include working closely with individuals with Autism and their families, staff mentoring and supervision, and developing job readiness skills and opportunities for participants. 

About You

We are looking for a Coordinator who is kind and caring and committed to enhancing the life of every individual with Autism. In addition, you will have a passion for supporting individuals to live their best life and to be actively involved in their community. In this role, you will ideally have:

  • Experience in the Disability Sector  
  • A tertiary qualification in a Human Services Discipline minimum Certificate IV. This is desirable but not essential.
  • Demonstrated experience in staff supervision and development 
  • Knowledge of person-centered approaches to service provision 

To join our team you’ll also be happy to get a COVID-19 and seasonal flu vaccination and complete required clearances including an NDIS Workers Check.

Benefits

In addition to making meaningful difference in people’s lives, you’ll also receive:

  • Extensive training, growth and development opportunities 
  • A competitive salary that reflects your skills and experience 
  • Access to generous salary packaging options
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program for you and your family

Apply Now

If you are dedicated, passionate and ready to join our team, click ‘Apply Now’ to upload your resume and introduction letter. Applications close 22 October 2021, but please apply as soon as possible as shortlisting may occur prior to this date.

 

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