Print-friendly Job Ad with web address and scannable QRCode
TEAM FACILITATOR - SOUTH EAST METRO at Avivo
TEAM FACILITATOR - SOUTH EAST METRO
Armadale, Bentley & Como areas
Permanent Part Time - Temporary Contract
Be paid for your travel time & kilometres
Avivo is passionate about supporting people to live as valued citizens. We work in partnership with people to develop innovative and flexible supports that assist them to lead their lives as they choose.
We support people who require individualised assistance to live at home due to disability, frailty or mental illness. We are looking for dynamic applicants living in Armadale, Bentley, Como and surrounding suburbs, with a passion for working with people and a dedication to the needs and wishes of our customers.
As a Team Facilitator, you’ll provide quality services to people and form an integral link with our teams. Other duties will include:
Providing direct hands on support such as washing/showering, dressing, eating, transport, medication, light household tasks and budgeting
Developing a good understanding of the individual and their support team
Developing positive relationships with individuals and their families
Coaching, mentoring, providing championship and supervising support workers
Reviewing and assessing services with the Service Coordinator
Organising staff rosters, schedules and providing back up support when required
Developing potential resources and relationships within the community
Assisting and encourage activities to enhance the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development
What we require:
Previous experience in Disability, Mental Health or Aged Care is desirable
Demonstrated experience at a supervisory level
A proven ability to work in, lead and motivate a team
A current driver’s licence and a reliable vehicle are essential
Strong values that align with those of Avivo
Demonstrated reliability, flexibility and a positive attitude
Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and listening
As we provide support over 7 days, good availability to work a variety of shifts
In return, you will have access to some great benefits! A minimum rate of $28.50 per hour is on offer as is a travel allowance of 76 cents per kilometre between supports. Other benefits include the payment of travel time, salary packaging up to $15,900 per annum, and accrued annual and personal leave.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a Recruitment Workshop on Thursday 19th October 2017.
To apply, you must attach an updated resume and a cover letter as ONE document.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
Closing Date: Sunday 15th October 2017
Making an appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory National Police Clearance.