NDIS Psychosocial Recover Coach – Ability Connect Ability Connect

JOB DESCRIPTION

Organization: Ability Connect

Location: Hybrid Working Model Pending Location of Participants. Head office is located in Bella Vista.

Type: Full Time Position

About Us: Ability Connect is a dedicated provider within the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), aiming to deliver superior and personalized psychosocial recovery coaching services. Our team passionately supports participants in their journey towards mental wellness and improved quality of life.

Role Overview: We are currently seeking a compassionate and experienced NDIS Psychosocial Recovery Coach to join our dynamic team. This role focuses on aiding individuals with psychosocial disabilities to gain better control over their lives, improve well-being, and manage the complexities of mental health.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with NDIS participants to design, implement, and monitor personalized recovery plans.
  • Utilize recovery-oriented approaches to support participants in building resilience and fostering a sense of empowerment.
  • Advocate for participants, ensuring access to suitable services and resources.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, families, and carers to ensure a supportive network.
  • Conduct regular reviews to monitor and adapt recovery plans to evolving needs.
  • Facilitate and support participants in navigating NDIS processes and understanding their plan and supports.
  • Ensure compliance with all NDIS guidelines and regulatory requirements.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work, Mental Health Nursing, Occupational Therapy, or related field.
  • Extensive experience working in mental health recovery and/or with individuals experiencing psychosocial disability.
  • Demonstrated understanding and adherence to the recovery-oriented practice principles.
  • Solid understanding of the NDIS framework, funding, and support clusters.
  • National Police Check, Working with Children Check, and other relevant clearances.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Empathy, resilience, and a genuine desire to support individuals in their recovery journey.
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities and the ability to adapt to varying situations.
  • Capability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Outstanding organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and adhere to ethical guidelines.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and superannuation.
  • Comprehensive induction and ongoing training.
  • Supportive and inclusive team environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development

How to Apply: Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and suitability for the role through this Seek. For further information about the position, please contact Emanuel Gini at 02 9159 8097 or [email protected]

Application Deadline: 15/11/2023

Ability Connect is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Applications from individuals with lived experience of mental health issues are encouraged.