Group Home Team Leader

$65,000 - $80,000 yearly
  • Soteria Independent Living
  • Nowra NSW, Australia
  • Sep 22, 2020
Full Time Disability Care

Job Description

Job Description

Soteria Independent Living is a highly experienced supported accommodation provider dedicated to ensuring our team of committed Support Workers provide the highest quality of care to our clients in our community-based homes 24/7.

Soteria is a locally owned organisation who specialize in and aspire to improving the quality of life of people living with disabilities by allowing them to live in shared or independent accommodation with highly trained staff, access to clinical supports, occupational therapists, speech therapists, behavior support implementer's and mentors, all with a focus on the best outcomes possible from a Management Team that cares.

Soteria is progressively expanding our services and as such we are looking for a passionate and dedicated Group Home Team Leader who wants to work with an impressive organisation and who is committed to lifting the standards of care provided in the community.

We currently have Group Homes across the greater South West Sydney region, Southern Highlands, Illawarra and Shoalhaven. We currently have a vacancy for a Team Leader in Nowra.

Responsibilities and Duties

The role will encompass responsibilities related to:

  • Managing a team of support staff rostered to 24/7 allocated shifts in Group Home setting
  • Rostering
  • Managing petty cash
  • Managing supplies or ordering
  • Managing the appointments schedules of the residents
  • Ensuring compliance with NDIS Quality and Safe Guarding commission
  • Ensuring compliance with disability standards
  • Ensuring WHS compliance
  • Some hands-on shifts and on call duties apply

Our clients rely on the effective day to day management of their services and need a team of Community Support Workers to provide their services in a respectful and compassionate manner and in line with their care plan requirements. You will need strong leadership skills to provide coaching and direction to our highly trained teams.

Qualifications and Skills

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • Minimum Certificate IV in Aged Care, Home and Community Care or relevant industry qualification
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience managing teams within complex service provision
  • A current National Police Clearance Certificate
  • A current First Aid Certificate
  • Eligible working rights in Australia
  • Current driver’s license and a fully insured and reliable motor vehicle
  • Contemporary office skills including operating Microsoft Office environment

Posting Date

Sep 22, 2020