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Reference Number 22287
Position Title Quality Living Coordinator
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location National
Hours Per Week 22.80
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  • Permanent Part Time Opportunity
  • Three Days Per Week, 0.6FTE
  • $72,000 to $78,000 Pro Rata

Do you want to make a difference and become a part of a team that supports a future where people who are blind or have low vision can live an independent life they choose? 

If so, then this might be the perfect role for you!

About us

Vision Australia is a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. We work in partnership with Australians who are blind or who have low vision to achieve the possibilities they choose in life.

About who we support

Vision Australia provides services to more than 25,500 people clients from 35 Vision Australia centres in Victoria, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia; and through outreach programs in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.

An exciting opportunity exists to provide emotional help and practical support to our clients. 

About the role

As a Quality Living Group Coordinator at Vision Australia you will:

  • Coordinate activities within the Quality Living program including promotions, rostering, liaising, training, and recording in order to achieve desired outcomes for clients.
  • Plan and facilitate Quality Living and other groups that provide clients with the emotional support services they need.
  • Deliver professional and person centered customer service in every interaction.
  • Coordinate the provision of service to clients and their families, and liaise with external service providers to achieve the desired outcomes for all clients.
  • Monitor and maintain accurate, up to date client records in accordance with professional standards, Vision Australia policy and procedures and relevant legislation.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Equivalent or above Graduate Diploma Qualification e.g. social work, human services, psychology, counselling, or demonstrated equivalent with practical experience.
  • Demonstrated experience maintaining composure in a group facilitation environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with clients to identify their aspirations, needs and goals.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and delivering group programs that will meet individual and group goals.
  • Experience interpreting group dynamics, appropriately responding and/or redirecting discussions effectively.

Benefits of working at Vision Australia

  • Generous salary packaging options
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Exciting career paths
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities

To apply

If this sounds like a great fit for you then please complete our online application process.

Applications should consist of a full resume and a cover letter. Please note pdf documents are not accepted for accessibility reasons.

For more information about working at Vision Australia go to www.visionaustralia.org/careers 

We highly encourage applications from candidates who are blind or have low vision.

Contact Person Nemoy Malcolm
Contact Number 0437243646
Closing Date 22/09/2020
Position Description
QLG Coordinator PD July 2020.docx Open Position Description
Recruitment Prospectus 2.docx Open Position Description
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