- Regional NT > Alice Springs
- Job posted on: 29th Jul 2022
- Applications close:
The MacDonnell region is located in the centre of Australia. Covering 270,000 sq km and with an estimated population approaching 7,000, it has a unique beauty with picturesque water holes, magnificent flora and fauna, red desert sands and rugged mountain ranges.
This position will be based in our Alice Springs Office, which is the regional headquarters to councils' 13 remote communities and outstation locations.
As the Coordinator Home Care, you will be responsible to review, develop and maintain Aged and Disability Service policies and procedures while maintaining compliance with standards, funding and legislation. You will also be responsible for coordinating the development and maintenance of Aged and Disability service Quality Improvement plans.
Our successful candidate will ideally hold minimum diploma level qualifications in community services or equivalent experience. The applicant should also be able to demonstrate experience in developing policies and procedures and knowledge of National Aged care standards and the ability to work in a culturally and linguistically diverse environment.
MacDonnell Regional Council recognises and respects the region's unique Aboriginal culture and 76% of our workforce are Aboriginal, therefore an understanding and awareness of cultural impacts and sensitivities is essential. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply and may be preferenced under our Special Measures Policy.
This is a unique opportunity to have a genuine influence in helping Council improve the lives of our residents and communities, while also further developing your own skills base and career pathways.
For further information on this position please refer to the Position Description or contact Amandeep Kaur (Daisy), Manager Aged and Disability, by phoning (08) 8958 9692.
A position description is attached.