Advanced 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: Community Services
Classification: AH2.2/2.3/DDSO3A
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/DHHS/WWD/379753
Closing Date: 25-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $63,629 - $77,498
Job Duration: to 17/02/2019
Attachments: 2018.01.11 WD379753 Advanced Case Manager PD.doc (Word, 976KB)
Job Specification

2018.01.11 WD379753 Advanced Case Manager PD.pdf (PDF, 375KB)
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Contact: Warren Hill
03 5561 9421

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1
 
Work Location:
 2/109 Lava Street, Warrnambool

 
Position Summary:

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).

Advanced Case Managers operate with a high level of autonomy in the coordination of supports and services that reflect the goals outlined in the participants NDIS Plan. Advanced Case Managers also have specialist knowledge in the delivery of supports and services to young people with disabilities, who may have involvement with Child Protection, to enhance their wellbeing, to increase their skills and to promote their participation in the community.

Are you

  • Committed to make a difference in the lives of people with a disability
  • Committed to the provision of consistent, high quality service to vulnerable Victorians
  • Able to work collaboratively and flexible with individuals, families and other professionals as part of an integrated team.

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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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