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Employment Type
Full Time
Location
Hawthorn Social Support
Position Summary

Team Leader Home Care Healthy Communities - Social Support 

  • Full time Team Leader position based in Hawthorn and also leading programs in Kingsville and Geelong 
  • Join one of Victoria's leading aged care providers in one of the fastest growing industries
  • Reputable and progressive values based organisation

About the role:

A rewarding opportunity exists for a dynamic individual to join our Home Care team, and work in conjunction with the Program Manager to lead the development and operational management of innovative and client directed social support services to older people and their families living in the communities of Hawthorn, Kingsville and Geelong. 

About you:

You are passionate about what you do and want to make a difference in the lives of our clients, to support them to live life to their full potential.

This is the place for you if you have:

  • Relevant qualifications in Community Care, Leadership or a related discipline; and or experience in management in Health or Aged Care
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to lead a successful team
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining professional relationships with clients, their families and representatives, and other community providers 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Best Practice and experience in assessment, care planning and service delivery for older people living in the community
  • Thrive in a team and also appreciate the one to one interactions
  • Commitment to being part of a workplace culture based on the BEST way of life (Believe, Excel, Support and Trust)
  • Are willing to work within the ethos of the Uniting Church

You will need:

  • A current Working With Children’s Check 
  • Full Australian working rights
  • A current Police Records Check or be willing to undertake this process
  • A current flu vaccination and be prepared to meet this annual requirement
  • A current Victorian Drivers Licence 
  • To be willing to use your own registered and comprehensively insured vehicle, if required. 

About Us:

At Uniting AgeWell we promote and support our people to be their BEST and give their BEST so they can help our communities to live well with choice and peace of mind.  This is underpinned by our Values and Customer Promise and Charter.

  • Be a part of a values based organisation
  • Work in your local community and make a difference to the lives of our residents/clients
  • Career pathways, education and training opportunities.
  • Benefits, including salary packaging
  • A mandatory annual flu vaccination is provided

Our story:

At Uniting AgeWell (UA), our focus is on supporting older people to experience a sense of wellbeing, choice and independence in their lives, to feel valued members of their community and to have easy access to the community or residential services they need to live the life they want. With a range of services in many locations in Victoria and Tasmania, our 2,900 staff and 600 volunteer staff are committed to high quality services and care.

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please complete your online application.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Selection Criteria
  • Essential : Are you willing to meet the requirement for a mandatory annual flu vaccination?
  • Essential : Please outline your experience building professional relationships with clients, their families and representatives
  • Essential : Do you have a current Victorian / Tasmanian Drivers licence with access to a car which is registered, roadworthy, and is comprehensively insured?
  • Essential : Please outline your experience leading social support programs
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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