Team Leader – Disability Support

Due to recent growth within the region, Kirinari Community Services is seeking a dynamic, compassionate and suitably qualified Team Leaders to commence in the Port Macquarie region for an immediate start. We have three Team Leader positions available. Kirinari is a dynamic, expanding provider that delivers high quality services in NSW and Victoria. Our business is growing at a rapid rate providing services to National Disability Insurance Scheme customers. We employ over 850 staff and provide a fun and proactive team environment with significant job satisfaction.About the PositionOur Team Leaders lead our disability support team, as well as perform and oversee the day to day support of our customers, this position will work within our Supported Independent Living Accommodation housing. Our support services range from support in accommodation, domestic/personal assistance services as well as accessing the community.  This position is working in our supported independent living accommodation (SIL/Group Homes). Our employees enjoy working within a friendly and supportive workplace environment where your own hobbies and interests can be woven into the supports provided to our customers.Kirinari has 3 x Team Leader positions vacant for 3 houses within the Port Macquarie region. *This is a newly advertised position which differs from the recently advertised Complex Care Team Leader position.RequirementsPrevious experience across a range of support services including challenging behaviour and or high physical/medical needsPrevious experience in SIL accommodation(Group Homes) is highly regardedPrevious experience in a leadership capacityAbility and willingness to work shift work, regular sleepovers, weekends and public and/or school holidaysResilience, self-confidence and ability to engage clients with various backgrounds and needsStrong communication skills and the ability to develop positive relationships with customers to actively support individual needsAbility to obtain the NDIS Workers Screen Check prior to commencementCurrent Driver’s LicenseBasic IT skillsSmart PhoneWhat’s on offer?A fun and supportive working environmentOpportunity to increase income through extra hours, overnight shifts and weekend workSalary packaging available (FT and PT employees)Annual Leave up to 5 weeks with Annual Leave Loading of 17.5%Learning and development opportunitiesInduction and orientation programRewarding career pathways with opportunities for further growthFlexible work-life balanceCome join us!To join our vibrant teams please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your availability, suitability for the position and relevant qualifications.Applications close by 5pm, Monday 1st February 2020. Due to the high volume of applications, the recruitment process will commence before the closing date.You must have the right to live and work in Australia. 50000 AUD Port Macquarie 2444