Lead Practitioner- Service Design

Position Details

Reference Number

Position Title
Lead Practitioner- Service Design

Employment Type
Fixed Term Full Time

South West

Lowood/Rosewood Community Care, Community Care, Community Care

Enterprise agreement
Allied Health and Community Service Stream - Community Service Level 4

Roles Available

Hours per fortnight

Position Summary

Employment Status: Fixed Term Full Time

Location: Lowood/Rosewood Community Care / Lockyer Community Care / Brisbane Valley Community Care

Classification: Lead Practitioner - Service Design

Remuneration Value: $31.09 - $34.08 p/h (FTE $61,438 - 67,347) + 9.5% Super + Salary Packaging

BlueCare is currently looking for a Lead Practitioner (Service Design) to join our community care team based across Lowood/Rosewood, Lockyer and Brisbane Valley for a fixed term period.

Your role:

In this role you will act as the lead disability practitioner at a service level providing guidance and leadership to employees delivering disability services. In addition you will work closely with individuals and their families throughout the NDIS planning process to agree on support plans and convert those plans into service agreements and service bookings to allow individualised billing consistent with NDIS pricing schedules.

You will have excellent leadership capabilities with the ability to manage multiple priorities and stakeholders, along with highly developed interpersonal communication skills to assist you in building rapport with the person we support, their family and their support teams. In addition you will have experience with service delivery and redesign at an individual and group level preferably within disability.

We'll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. As the largest provider of Aged and Community services in QLD, Blue Care offers the unique opportunity to advance your career from Coomera to Katherine and almost everywhere in between. We offer:
  • Salary packaging to pay benefits and living expenses from pre-tax income
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts
  • Ongoing learning and development, training and workshops
  • Clearly defined career pathways and support for internal development
  • Values-led culture, where we emphasise a healthy work-life balance

You'll demonstrate
  • Intermediate to experienced systems experience (including MS Office and Care Management Systems)
  • QLD Driver Licence and roadworthy registered vehicle
  • A current Working with Children Check (Blue Card) or willingness to obtain
  • A current positive notice for working with people with a disability (Yellow Card) or willingness to obtain

Ready to work together? To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 6 May 2019.

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.

Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria
Essential: Do you have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident OR New Zealand Citizen?
Essential: If you are successful for this role, you may be required to undergo a series of pre-employment checks, that may include your Right to Work in Australia, Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check and a Health Screening Questionnaire. Do you consent to this?
Desirable: Do you hold a current Australian Drivers Licence and have access to a roadworthy vehicle?
Desirable: Do you hold a current Blue Card or Yellow Card or the willingness to obtain?
Desirable: Are you willing to travel to support other Blue Care services within this region / catchment area?
Desirable: Have you worked for Blue Care previously?
Desirable: How did you hear about this role?

Contact Person
Ros Pegg

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Closing Date

Position Description
Lead Practitioner - Service Design .docx

Application Guide
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Advertiser details

  • UnitingCare Queensland
  • www.unitingcareqld.com.au

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Job Details

Country Australia
Location Mt Isa & Western QLD, Regional QLD
Profession Healthcare & Medical / Allied
Worktype Full Time
Date Posted 25/04/2019
Expiry Date 24/05/2019
Reference Number 33240