Coordinator - Community Living

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 an experienced Coordinator to join our dynamic and supportive Community Living team on a permanent, full-time basis. The role is responsible for overseeing the day to day operation of shared living homes for people with Autism ensuring they live meaningful and fulfilling lives of their choice. This role leads, mentors and coaches a team of Support Workers, liaising with families and maintaining a positive and safe work environment.


About You


To succeed in this role you will be a strong leader with management skills and a demonstrated ability to ensure your team deliver high quality, client focussed support. You will have case management experience in a similar role, which will ensure you are able to provide effective service planning and delivery.
Your skills and experience will include:

  • Experience in the disability sector, including case management
  • Tertiary Qualifications in a Human Services discipline (minimum Certificate IV).
  • Demonstrated experience in staff supervision, coaching and development.
  • Knowledge of person-centred approaches to service provision.
  • Effective and proactive communication and interpersonal skills, and experience in adapting your style to suit various stakeholders
  • A full drivers licence without P plates

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



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

  • A supportive work environment and the opportunity to be part of a high-performing and committed team
  • Extensive training, growth and development opportunities 
  • A competitive salary that reflects your skills and experience 
  • Access to a fully maintained vehicle with private use
  • Access to generous salary packaging options

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 Monday 3rd October 2022, but please apply as soon as possible as shortlisting may occur prior to this date.


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