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Disability Support Team Leader

  • 499933
  • East Malvern, Vic
  • Accommodation Services
  • Support Worker
  • Part Time Permanent
  • Closing on: Dec 2 2022

Disability Support Team Leader – Accommodation Services

At Scope, we see the person.

This is not just for our customers, but also for our people. That’s why we’re seeking people like you. People who can support every one of our customers to live as equal and empowered citizens.

About Scope

Scope is one of Australia’s largest providers of disability support services. We have over 70 years’ experience supporting people with physical, intellectual, and multiple disability and developmental delays across our supported independent living, short-term accommodation and assistance services as well as our Day and Lifestyle Options.
What sets us apart is the ‘Scope Approach’ – which guides both our customer and employee experience.

See the person

If at any time you require us to adjust our recruitment process to meet your individual needs please email careers@scopeaust.org.au

  • Permanent Part four days a week role located in East Malvern
  • A commitment to family and person centred approaches, and to supporting inclusion and participation
  • The ability to support customers to set and achieve their goals and work with the Coordinator and team to further develop new and established activities and programs
  • Your shifts will including early morning, all day, afternoon, evening, sleepover and weekends
  • You’ll work with a range of customers
  • A Drivers licence is required for this role

Do it together

As a Disability Support Worker Team Leader in one of our services you will work with a team on and off-site of specialists with one common goal – to enable our customers to live as equal and empowered citizens.

  • Support the Coordinator to develop and implement service aims and program delivery through peer support/modelling of best practice behaviours to Disability Support Staff and administration activities
  • Provide staff with a clear vision, strategies and direction at the site whilst working in a way that is central to the values and culture of Scope
  • Ability to coach and mentor team members
  • Critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills

To recognise the contribution, you make to the lives of our customer, we offer a competitive remuneration package that includes options for:

  • Salary Packaging (up to $15,900 per year tax free in addition to your standard tax-free threshold for salary)
  • Purchased Leave Scheme (gives you the opportunity to purchase up to four weeks additional leave on top of your existing four-week Annual Leave entitlement)
  • Employee Assistance Program (free confidential support and advice for workplace and personal issues)

Do it right

To be successful in this role you must have or be willing to obtain:

  • NDIS Worker Screening Check Clearance and Working with Children's Check (Employee)
  • Current Level 1 First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Valid Australian Working Rights 
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination in accordance with Government Health advice.

Do it better

At Scope, we pride ourselves on collaborating with our people. We’re dedicated to your continuous training and development as we are continuing to expand, not only within Victoria but also across Australia.

Your journey will commence with a paid, thorough orientation and you have the opportunity for a diverse career pathway. We have a team committed to helping you nurture your potential and grow your career with our training and development programs.

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