Team Leader - Community Services - Frenchs Forest


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  • Unisson Disability

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  • Rewarding career in the disabilities sector
  • Leading a team of people supporting people with disabilities
  • $34.10-$36.74/hr plus super and NFP tax benefits

Team Leader - Community Services - Frenchs Forest

We are looking for enthusiastic and innovative people who have a passion for supporting people. As a Team Leader, you will maintain a front line management role and will be responsible for leading and supporting your team, maintaining effective communication with staff, clients, families and stakeholders.

We are a growing organisation in one of Australia's fastest growing industries. As a result we are always looking for opportunities to provide staff with training towards higher levels of management.


The role is for our community services team in Frenchs Forest, where you will be based in a community access centre. We also have a Head Office in Pymble which you may be asked to work from on occasion.

Who we are

Unisson Disability is a dynamic, values driven organisation that has been supporting people with a disability since 1924. We are passionate and committed to creating possibilities for the people we support to live, grow & develop their own best life, while having fun, enjoying our job within a great company environment. At Unisson Disability we understand that our people are our greatest asset. We are committed to offer a friendly place to work and a genuine, supportive team environment to grow, with a wide range of training and experienced leaders to guide you. We want to provide a 'life changing' experience not only for our clients but for all the people that work with us.

Our ideal candidate has

  • Experience in a leadership role, managing time, planning and organizing work schedules and demonstrating initiative when working without direct supervision
  • A passion and solid experience (2-3 years) working with and supporting a range of people with a disability and an understanding of their complex needs
  • Excellent communication, organisation, presentation and leadership skills with the ability to coach and develop these skills in others
  • High levels of enthusiasm, initiative and a positive attitude. Is reliable, team focused and committed to achieving excellence in the community service sector
  • Can facilitate the development of person centred plans
  • Ability to work flexible hours to suit the needs of the service and the people we support.

All our staff are required to hold a NSW driver's license (P2/full) and First Aid Certificate (or be willing to apply for one). As we work with vulnerable people, the successful candidate will also be required to undergo a Police Check.


Job Details

Country Australia
Location North Shore & Northern Beaches, Sydney
Profession Community Jobs / Management
Worktype Full Time
Salary 34 to 36 per hour
Date Posted 16/04/2019
Expiry Date 16/05/2019
Reference Number req1167_155538707578459