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February

Team Leader - Disability Services

Mercy Community Service - Brisbane City, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Are you looking for a role with meaning; one that connects your personal values with an organisation that support people with disabilities to live independently, integrated within their community? Do you want to be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package, and receive training and ongoing development?

Mercy Community is a Catholic faith based Not-For-Profit organisation, focused on the provision of innovative and responsive services in the areas of child protection, multicultural support, family mental health, community and residential based aged care and disability support services. We are a strongly committed team that works hard and truly lives our values - Mercy, Acceptance, Excellence, Dignity, Empowerment and Integrity.

We are committed to actively and positively contributing to the quality of life and wellbeing of the people we support and to embrace our community diversity in all its forms. We encourage you to visit our website to find out more about Mercy Community.

The Role

The Disability Support Team have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated leader to join the team.

This position is responsible for leading teams to provide high quality community based and individualised support that support and promote independence and community inclusion for participants who engage with our service.

To Be Successful in the Role, you will have:
5 year's experience in Community or Human Services

Supported Independent Living (SIL) assistance with daily living, social and community participation

Demonstrated skills and experience in working with people with disabilities, managing conflict in groups, empowering people with disabilities to reach their full potential to gain maximum control over their lives
Demonstrated staff management and leadership skills
A well-developed understanding and knowledge of community participation and the legislation and standards for supporting people with a disability
Demonstrated strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to work and communicate effectively with people we support, their familites, community and other networks
Demonstrated understanding of current disability issues
Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
Current Senior First Aid and CPR Certificates
Demonstrated intermediate ability to use IT Systems including Microsoft Office
Provisional Green or above Driver's licence related to state of residence
Yellow Card Exemption/NDIS Workers Screening Clearance and Blue Card

How to apply

We encourage and welcome candidates from all cultural backgrounds and recommend you visit our website at www.mercycs.org.au to find out more about Mercy Community.

If this sounds like the role for you, apply now via https://mercycs.applynow.NET.au/jobs/MCS1544 Please ensure your application includes your Resume and Cover Letter.

Applications for this role close at 4.30pm on Monday 22nd February 2021

Please note that you must be eligible to work in Australia to be considered for this position. Employment is conditional upon maintaining a clear personal history screening checks throughout employment.

Brisbane City, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work




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