Sunnyfield is a large non for profit organisation who have been creating choice and opportunity for people living with a disability for over 67 years.
We empower individuals to work towards their goals, increase independence, develop skills and participate as valued and active members of our community.
We are looking for an experienced and inspiring leader who hasthe energy, flexibility and skills to provide the best quality support to Sunnyfield's clients and team of Community Support Workers.
About the Role :
Leading a Group Home located in Mona Vale, Sydney Northern Beaches
Full Time role, 50% managerial hours and 50% hands on / support work hours
Supporting 5 female clients with complex needs to live as independently as possible
Provide leadership & coaching to a team of 6-8 permanent staff and casual staff
Ensure we provide a quality person-centred service to the residents and their families
Oversee &manage the ongoing day to day operations of the home
Responsible for budgeting and rostering staff.
Work collaboratively with the team on client's individual plans supporting them to achieve their goals and gain new skills
Manual handling, personal care and household tasks such as menu planning, cooking and cleaning.
The successful candidate will have :
Bachelor degree or tertiary education in Registered or Enrolled Nurse
Experience in the disability sector
Leadership skills - experience managing a group home / independent living
Experience in building professional relationships with families and stakeholders
Knowledge and understanding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
Knowledge and understanding of the National Disability Service Standards (NDSS)
Savvy with a range of systems and a quick learner
Strong administration skills and an ability to multi-task
Sunnyfield can offer staff benefits such as :
Salary packaging to maximize your earnings
Career progression to advance & develop
Full staff support & regular follow ups
Accredited & paid training
The opportunity to change people's lives
If you are passionate about making a difference every day, energetic & possess a positive attitude towards working with people with disability and their families, apply now!
Criminal record checks with the NSW Police, Working with Children check, prior employment checks and functional assessments are part of Sunnyfield's recruitment process.
To be considered for this opportunity you must have a legal entitlement to work in Australia and hold a current driver's license and First Aid Certificate.