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Case Manager - South Coast

  • 494911
  • Aged Care - Home and Community
  • Full time permanent

About us

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve.  We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe.           

 

About the Opportunity  

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a permanent full-time Case Manager to join our supportive South Coast Home and Community Care team. The role will be based at our Nowra office, with clients across the South Coast area.

Key responsibilities assisting our clients include:

  • Provide complex person-centred case management, including assessment and care planning
  • Assist and enable clients to understand their aged care funding in accordance with financial budgets and program operational guidelines
  • Community Networking, sales and business development to promote Uniting Services
  • Ensure compliance with Aged Care Quality Standards
  • Providing cost effective, evidence based and goal orientated case management while working in partnership with clients to achieve positive outcomes reflecting meaning and purpose for our clients

About you 

You are an exceptional team player with a high level of energy and enthusiasm that thrives on helping others. We’re looking for someone with:

  • Qualifications in Allied Health, Nursing, or Aged Care and experience working in a Community Aged Care environment
  • Previous experience and/or knowledge of Home Care Package (HCP) program, Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and Social and Affordable Housing Fund (SAHF)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound and proficient organisational skills with strong time management
  • The ability to build rapport and trust with clients and colleagues
  • Proficiency in using computer applications including Microsoft office, client/data management systems and a willingness to learn new programs
  • Current First Aid or willingness to obtain
  • Australian Driver’s License and access to your own vehicle

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which may include a national police check and reference checks.

 

Benefits & Culture 

At Uniting, we welcome and celebrate everyone regardless of lifestyle, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity and proudly create a safe and inclusive environment for staff and clients. 

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate. 

Further to this we offer: 

  • Join an organisation that has a positive impact on our clients and the community 
  • Hands on training, development and mentoring with a leading provider 
  • Tax free salary packaging entitlements of up to $16,000 per year (pro-rata) 
  • Tax free salary packaged meal & entertainment card of up to $2,650 per year (pro-rata)

 

Note: While the title of this job advertisement is Case Manager, at Uniting we title this role as Support Advisor.

Closing date: Aug 01, 2021

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