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Carer Coaches x3 - Chatswood Office & Community Based

Your Side Australia

Do you want to join a dynamic, inclusive and customer focused team?

We are currently looking for three (3) Carer Coaches to deliver effective, in-person and online coaching support for carers through the Carer Gateway. This consists of building carers capacity to self-identify needs and goals, and empowering carers to self-manage, whilst offering support and resources on a wide range of issues related to their caring role.

These new roles reporting to Team Leader (Carer Services), will be based both within the community, and from our Chatswood office once stay at home orders are lifted. There will be the opportunity for flexible work arrangements including the potential for working from home.

Who We Are:

Your Side Australia is a leading provider of support services for older people, people living with disability, mental health, and carers throughout Sydney. Established 30 years ago, we've kept our commitment to give people greater choice and to enhance their independence and wellbeing.

Your Side is a one stop shop to arrange the care and support that allows people and families to get on with living a good life.

Your Side is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We know our team and our organisation is stronger with a diversity of backgrounds and experience, including lived experience of the issues we work on. We strongly encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from different cultural backgrounds, LGBTQIA+ communities, and people living with a disability.

The Your Side environment is inclusive, dedicated and fun. We bring our whole selves to work, and share a passion for helping people to live their best life. By consciously developing a culture that’s accountable, honest, and warm for our staff, we also ensure quality of service for our clients.

About You:

  • Certificate IV (or working towards) or a degree in a related field and/or experience working within the ageing or disability sectors.
  • Previous experience in coaching programs is preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the needs of older people and/or people with a disability, and their carers.
  • Lived experience as a carer is preferred, but not essential.
  • Ability to articulate and share personal strategies for self-care, safety, and wellbeing.
  • Ability to foster and maintain a positive and optimistic outlook towards carers and share relevant lived experiences to develop trust and rapport.
  • Level of awareness and empathy that allows them to work with groups that may challenge their ethical opinions and values.
  • Demonstrated computer skills including Microsoft Office

Our Benefits:

  • The opportunity to make a difference in people's lives working for a leading NFP
  • Salary packaging up to $15,860 per annum
  • Meal/entertainment benefits up to $2,650 per annum
  • Flexible working arrangements (including WFH)
  • Modern bright offices, conveniently located close to Chatswood station
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Annual leave loading
  • Ongoing training and development

If you have any questions or require further information please contact George on 1300 134 332.

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