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April

Aged Care Advisor

Kingston City Council - Cheltenham, NSW

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Summary

  • Make a real difference to lives of people in the Community
  • Support people who are elderly, have a disability and /or other complex care needs and their carers
  • Full time permanent position – Mentone, Melbourne


About Us

The City of Kingston is south-east of Melbourne and is approximately 20km from Melbourne's CBD. We employ over 1,450 people in a diverse range of roles including engineering, customer service, administration, finance, family, youth and children's services, sport and recreation, health, parks and gardens, planning, arts and management.

AccessCare provides community care, case management and care packages for people who are elderly have a disability and/or other complex care needs, their carers or those who are (or are at risk of becoming) homeless. AccessCare is funded by the Commonwealth and Victorian governments to provide services to improve quality of life and support people to continue living at home in the Local Government Areas of Kingston, Bayside, Glen Eira, Stonnington and Port Phillip. In an environment of sector reform, AccessCare’s purpose is to set the standard in a new era of community care.

The role of Aged Care Advisor is to deliver person-centred support and service to people in receipt of Commonwealth Home Care Packages, and Home and Community Care Linkages Packages within a wellness and reablement approach. The Aged Care Advisor works in partnership with the Consumer (and/or their Carer) to provide information, support and advice to assist them to make informed decisions about their care.

The role

Reporting To The Team Leader, Your Role Is To

We are seeking a Aged Care Advisor to join the Home Care Package team.
  • Empower Consumers and Carers by listening to their needs, understand the level of involvement they wish to have to manage their care and offer choice and control.
  • Work in partnership with Consumers, Carers and other health professionals to assess their needs, set goals and develop care plans which acknowledge their abilities, strengths and desires.
  • Advocate on behalf of consumers, and where needs are identified, refer to advocacy services to ensure Consumer’s best interests are met
  • Ensure individual consumer budgets are accurate and monitored regularly to reflect the Consumer’s care plan and goals and are expended within advised limits and relevant guidelines.


About You

We are looking for someone with:
  • Tertiary qualifications in the health, allied health or social sciences.
  • Additional post-graduate studies in case management or other relevant area are highly regarded.
  • Experience in delivering high quality case management services to people who are older and/or have a disability, preferably in delivering care packages using a brokerage model


What We Can Offer

This is a full-time permanent position.

As an employee of the City of Kingston you will have access to ongoing professional development and a range of employee benefits designed to promote a positive work/life balance including social club events, wellbeing initiatives, discounted gym membership and health insurance. The City of Kingston offers flexible working arrangements including access to a planned day off every four weeks.

How To Apply

If you have the skills, abilities and attitude to take on this position click on the Apply button to submit your application. If you require further information after reviewing the position description available to download below, please contac t Pam Herbert on 1300 819 200.

Kingston values diversity and is committed to creating a workplace where all employees can be their true self every day. We are a child safe and an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage candidates from wide-ranging backgrounds, identities and experiences to apply.

Cheltenham, NSW

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical




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