Coordinator Aged and Disability Services - Community

$88,410 yearly
  • Macdonnell Shire Council
  • Alice Springs NT, Australia
  • 24 Nov, 2021
Full time Medical, Health, and Social Work

Job Description

Alice Springs, Australia
Reference: 5734624
  • Full time, fixed term contract until 30 June 2023
  • Fantastic employee benefits
  • Salary package commencing at $ 88,410 (inclusive of superannuation and leave loading)
  • Immediate start available
  • Based in Community

The MacDonnell region is located in the centre of Australia. It has a unique beauty with picturesque water holes, magnificent flora and fauna, red desert sands and rugged mountain ranges.

As the Coordinator Aged and Disability Services - Community, you will be responsible for coordinating aged, disability and school nutrition services across assigned Council locations, ensuring service continuity, continuous improvement and legislative compliance.

Who are we looking for?

Our successful candidate will ideally hold Diploma level qualification in Aged Care or Community Services or willingness to obtain Cert IV Training and Assessment and, understanding of aged and disability client needs.

MacDonnell Regional Council recognises and respects the region's unique Aboriginal culture and 78% of our workforce are Aboriginal, therefore an understanding and awareness of cultural impacts and sensitivities is essential. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply and may be preferenced under our Special Measures Policy.

This is a unique opportunity to have a genuine influence in helping Council improve the lives of our residents and communities, while also further developing your own skills base and career pathways.

We are seeking to fill this position immediately, therefore applications will be assessed upon being received and the application process will close once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

For further information on this position please refer to the Position Description or contact Amandeep Kaur, Manager Aged and Disability Services on (08) 8958 9600.

Applications Close: 06 Dec 2021

Job Closing Date

06 Dec, 2021