Team Leader: Disability Residential Services- Carrum Downs
Australian Home Care
Carrum Downs, VIC, AU
5d ago
  • Leadership role based in Carrum Downs
  • Establish a career within the dynamic disability sector
  • Train, develop and provide support to a team
  • Who We Are

    Zenitas Healthcare is a community-based healthcare provider. We help our clients and communities live healthier and happier lives, so they can thrive.

    We offer community-based healthcare in primary care, allied health, homecare and mobile health and for all ages and life stages.

    We have grown through acquisitions of like-minded, customer-focused businesses which includes :

  • Accommodation & Care Solutions (ACARES)
  • Australian Home Care Service (AHCs)
  • Comrec
  • Orion Services
  • We provide personal and aged care, disability services and accommodation, general practice medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, speech pathology, and dietetic services.

    The Opportunity

    Working with the Australian Home Care team in Moe, as a Team Leader you will be leading a small team of dedicated Support Workers.

    You will ensure they provide appropriate levels of assistance, support and service to each client to maximise opportunities for independence, personal growth and skill enhancement, in line with individual support plans.

    Each day may be different, but your core responsibilities will likely include :

  • Providing varying levels of hands-on personal care
  • Be an effective role model and mentor for all team members to ensure awareness and accountability of procedures, documentation and reporting requirements
  • Develop and maintain effective communication channels with clients, families and support staff
  • Deliver exceptional customer service, appropriately matching customer needs and preferences with care staff capabilities
  • Ensure all policies, procedures and legislative requirements are understood and followed by staff
  • About You

    To do well in this role you will have a Certificate IV in Disability (or higher) and preferably prior experience as a Team Leader within Accommodation. You will also bring :

  • Strong interpersonal and people management skills
  • Manual handling and behaviours of concern experience
  • Current driver's license and reliable car
  • What We Offer

    We believe our people are the key to our success, and we foster a supportive, friendly and creative working environment.

    Our human-centric business philosophy also means that we learn from each other, celebrate each other’s successes, and achieve great results by working together.

    We Offer you :

  • Flexibility in the hours you work to balance work from home life
  • Opportunities to work closely with highly experienced and passionate professionals who love what they do
  • Ability to have an impact on your clients’ lives
  • Opportunity to gain further training and professional development
  • What’s Next

    Zenitas prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, ages and gender as well as people who identify as First Peoples, LGBTIQ+ and people with a disability.

    If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please click apply.

    If you would like your profile to be discovered by our team of recruiters for future roles, we would love you to join our Talent Community.

    For any questions regarding your application, please send a message through your LiveHire Inbox (top right corner dropdown box of your profile), or email recruitment zenitas.com.au

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