Case Manager, Disability Client Services

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability.

Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on DiversityInclusion@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

The department has a zero tolerance towards violence within the workplace and recognises the rights of all staff to be free from violence and gender-related discrimination. We are proudly working with White Ribbon to create a safer workplace.

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Disability Support Workers
Classification: AH2.1/DDSO2A
Work Location: Geelong
Reference: VG/DHHS/WWD/379268
Closing Date: 20-Dec-2017
Salary Range: $51,828 - $69,906
Job Duration: to 30/06/2019
Attachments: WD379268 DDSO2A - AH2.1 Case Manager PD.doc (Word, 976KB)
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WD379268 DDSO2A - AH2.1 Case Manager PD.pdf (PDF, 289KB)
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Contact: Rachel Eastoe
0418 552 894

Position Details

 

 

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s):
  State Government Offices, Cnr Fenwick and Little Malop Streets Geelong

 
Position Summary:

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The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of providing support to people with a disability. Disability Client Services accepts requests for service from the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) and under the guidance of a Team Leader, Case Managers coordinate supports and services in accordance with the goals outlined in the Participant's NDIS plan.

Case Managers provide Support Coordination to Participants of the NDIS to maximise independent lifestyles, increase wellbeing and promote the social and economic participation of individuals with a disability in the community.

Support Coordination provided by the DHHS reflects the objectives and principles of the National Disability Scheme Act 2013 and the Disability Act 2006.

Are you:

  • Committed to improving the quality of life of individuals with a disability?
  • Willing to work in a dynamic team environment?
  • Flexible and adaptable to working in a change environment?

 

How to Apply:

 

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
 
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/


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