Home Care Coordinator - Community (2 x positions available)
Port Pirie & Clare
Job Title: Home Care Coordinator - Community (2 x positions available)
Job Type: Permanent Part time – Clare & 12 Month Fixed Term Part time – Port Pirie
Location: Clare & Port Pirie
Closing Date: 3 November 2019
Helping Hand is one of South Australia’s most highly recognised and respected aged care organisations. The not-for-profit organisation has been providing services to older South Australians through home care, retirement living, respite and residential care for more than 65 years and employs more than 1400 people in Adelaide and across regional communities. Helping Hand is an innovator and leader in the field of aged care services - best known by our reputation for quality, choice and professionalism. Helping Hand is a values-based employer that understands the important contribution of our staff, our clients and our community.
Our Country Home Care Service is now seeking two Home Care Coordinators to join their team in Fixed Term and Permanent Part Time roles (0.4 FTE). Reporting to the Home Care Manager & to the Home Care Support Manager, the Home Care Coordinator is responsible for the coordination and delivery of services to Home Care Package clients in the Mid North & Lower North, Yorke – Barossa Regions.
The successful candidate will possess a relevant human services or Enrolled Nurse qualification, current registration with AHPRA and senior first aid certificate. They will also be able to demonstrate:
Skills & Experience
/ Outstanding client support services and customer service experience;
/ Well-developed coordination, case management, networking and communication skills;
/ Sound knowledge of the needs of vulnerable people who wish to remain living in their own homes,
/ Ability to plan services to be flexible and meet individual client needs,
/ Knowledge and experience of documentation and continuous improvement,
/ Ability to work cooperatively as a team with staff,
/ Ability to be innovative and creative in delivering services to Clients in their own home
Benefits & Perks
As a valued member of Helping Hand we can offer you:
/ Excellent salary sacrifice benefits – Increase your take home pay;
/ Discounted Private Health insurance,
/ EAP - employee assistance program,
/ Ongoing training and development opportunities,
/ Supportive and friendly working environment,
/ Supportive and committed leadership.
To view the position description for this role, please click here.
For confidential enquiries please contact Narelle Higginbottom on 1300 444 663.
Applications close 3rd of November 2019.
All applicants must have the right to work in Australia and hold a current national police check or be willing to obtain one. All current Helping Hand employees must notify their manager of their intent to apply