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Care and Support Coordinator – Port Macquarie

Applications Close: COB 24th December

Position: Care and Support Coordinator

Location: Port Macquarie

Hours: Full Time

Home Nursing Group is a locally owned and operation Commonwealth Approved Provider of community aged care services, supporting older people to live safe, healthy and happy lives in their homes.

Due to the recent growth of Home Nursing Group (HNG) we are looking for a Care & Support Coordinator to join our clinical team in Port Macquarie.

Reporting to the Regional Manager, the successful candidate will be committed to providing superior service and outstanding quality care coordination and support to clients through our Aged Care programs.

This role will suit someone who has case management or community care coordination experience, who can work autonomously and has a passion for older people. This is a great opportunity to work in a fast-growing and innovative organisation where support and structure is provided and ongoing learning and development is encouraged. The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic person, committed to development and growth of themselves and the organisation.

Applicants should forward a resume, cover letter and outline addressing the selection criteria to jobs@homenursinggroup.com.au or upload your application through the website.

NB: applications not addressing the selection criteria will not be accepted.

Applications close: COB 24th December 2015

For additional information please contact Chief Operations Officer, Cheryl Constance on 1300 698 693 or cheryl.constance@homenursinggroup.com.au

Selection Criteria

  1. A demonstrated high level of communication and interpersonal skills including both written and oral communication
  2. Demonstrated time-management skills and the ability to apply problem-solving skills.
  3. Practical experience within the aged sector dealing in a compassionate and efficient manner with clients and their families
  4. Relevant health related qualifications and experience applicable to the aged care sector, such as Certificate III in Aged Care and/or Certificate III in Home and Community Care or equivalent
  5. Relevant experience with care coordination or similar
  6. Certificate IV in Case management or willingness to undertake
  7. Willingness to participate in the ongoing development of wellness approaches and consumer directed care.
  8. Demonstrated experience with a range of computer software packages including databases and the suite of Microsoft programs.
  9. Demonstrated customer service skills.
  10. Demonstrated ability to successfully undertake duties and achieve agreed objectives within a team environment as well as independently applying own initiative.
  11. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of EEO, WHS, risk management, quality assurance and records management requirements as they relate to this position.
  12. Hold an unencumbered NSW driver license.
  13. Current National Police Check

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