Our Choice Leader - Full Time

Full time

03/08/2022 - 15/08/2022

Bendigo, VIC

Take your skills; improve them; apply them in ways you never thought possible. 

We seek an individual to undertake the role of Our Choice Leader for our group program with our Bendigo Office. 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic and growing NDIS registered disability support provider with more than 30 years of experience providing community, social, recreational, advocacy and home support to people living with a disability. 

The Our Choice Leader responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Within the context of a team management environment, the Our Choice Leader has responsibility for a range of functions associated with providing supervision of employees, volunteers and Participants to administrative and general support to the Our Choice Group; 
  • Exercise responsibility for the Our Choice group including planning, coordination and administrative tasks of the Our Choice Group; 
  • Provide community based, Participant directed facilitation and support, which may include personal care tasks.  Individual privacy and dignity will be maintained at all times; 
  • Liaise with external organisations to determine availability for activities and book;
  • To ensure that Participants are central in-service planning, provision and decision-making in accordance with their Individual Plan by empowering clients to access local community facilities, groups and networks; 
  • To ensure the health and safety of employees, volunteers and participants at all times;
  • To attend relevant training and meetings as required;
  • Network to increase the profile of the Our Choice Program with a view to increasing participation;
  • Other duties as required. 

The successful applicant will demonstrate excellence in ability to relate positively to a wide range of people, write reports, be creative and problem solve in community based recreational pursuits, supervise and take direction, and work without direct supervision, whilst maintaining a high standard of service. 

Remuneration will commence at Level 3 under the SACs Award plus salary packaging (as per PBI status).  

Please email your application to recruit@lifely.org.au and include the following documents with your application: 

  • An application letter addressing the selection criteria outlined in the position description (linked below) 
  • A resume 
  • Proof of Australian Citizenship or Eligibility to Work Visa 

Position Description:

Our Choice Leader Full Time Position Description

Applications Close: Monday, 15th August 2022 

Lifely is an equal opportunity employer, a Child Safe organization and upholds zero tolerance to abuse and neglect. We promote the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. An appointment is conditional upon completing NDIS Worker Screening Check, Working with Children Check, First Aid and CPR Certificates, NDIS Orientation Certificate and reference checks.