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Please contact the People and Culture Coordinator on 9842 1955 for further information on any of the below roles or to express your interest in casual employment.

 

QUALITY, RISK AND SAFEGUARDS MANAGER

About the Position

The NDIS Commission is soon to rollout the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Framework in Victoria and this position will play an integral part in ensuring Onemda’s adherence to the framework by introducing, driving and monitoring Onemda’s internal frameworks.

The Quality, Risk and Safeguards Manager is also responsible for supporting Onemda’s adherence with its risk framework, accreditation standards and continuous quality improvement.

Key functions of the role:

  • Plan and establish an organisation wide participant safeguards framework – based on continuous improvement, inclusive collaboration, education and stewardship
  • Provide support in building a culture of continuous improvement ensuring participants and their families and carers are in receipt of high quality and valued services
  • Remain abreast of sector accreditation and operating legislation and ensure organisation compliance
  • Drive practice standards within an organisation committed to and striving to be a sector leader

About You

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar position
  • Tertiary qualification in a related discipline
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy
  • Ability to interpret key accreditation and standards obligations and ensure organisational compliance against such standards
  • Experience in not-for-profit, disability services, aged care or health services sectors (desirable)

On Offer

  • 2-3 days per week (flexible working hours may be arranged)
  • Innovative and supportive environment
  • Attractive remuneration package with salary packaging benefits

Applications including two professional referees and a covering letter can be emailed to the People and Culture Coordinator at recruitment@onemda.com.au.

Applications close COB Friday 14 June 2019

A full position description can obtained HERE
 

SUPPORT COORDINATOR

This exciting position will attract candidates with a passion in providing support coordination to culturally diverse communities, participants and their families and to enable the individual to pursue their goals whilst coordinating, monitoring and reviewing their NDIS plans.

Key Functions of the Role

  • Service Tracking
    • Analyse and monitor delivery of services against NDIS plans
    • Liaise with NDIA regarding client funding
    • Administrative functions relating to service tracking
       
  • Service Design
    • Assist people with a disability to coordinate support services
    • Assist in the design and implementation of a range of systems and processes to compliment the functionality and success of the service
       
  • Service Delivery
    • Provide responsive and individualised services and support
    • Promote community inclusion of people with disabilities and their families
    • Develop culturally diverse partnerships
    • Provide Support Coordination services
    • Provide person centred support based on skills, competencies and resources to enable and promote the wellbeing and development of participants
    • Liaise with NDIA regarding revenue tracking and plan management

About You

  • Minimum 3 year experience in a similar position
  • Demonstrated understanding of the NDIS, National Disability Service Standards and other relevant legislation
  • Tertiary qualification in a related discipline
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to conceptualise new and innovative initiatives
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and administrative skills
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to respond to demands in a timely manner


On Offer

  • Full time position
  • Innovative and supportive environment
  • Attractive remuneration package with salary packaging benefits

Applications addressing the key selection criteria including two professional referees and a covering letter can be emailed to the People and Culture Coordinator at recruitment@onemda.com.au.

Applications close COB Friday 31 May 2019
A full position description can be obtained HERE

 

CASUAL - INSTRUCTOR SUPPORT

KEY FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

  • Support and encourage involvement of participants in their daily programs
  • Assist in the effective delivery of programs, as directed by instructors
  • Ensure the wellbeing and safety of participants, exercising duty of care to both the participant, other staff and the members of the community
  • Monitor and support the safe involvement of participants in community based activity
  • Work cooperatively with all relevant persons and maintain effective communication in a manner appropriate to the participants needs
  • Administer medication and/or carry out specific personal care requirements in a responsible and safe manner under the direction and supervision of an instructor
  • Assist transport staff with the safe arrival and departure of participants on service vehicles and assist with the supervision of participants where necessary

ABOUT YOU

  • Experience and/or special interest in working with people with a disability including people with complex needs
  • Current Driver licence 
  • Interest and ability to participate in water based activities

ON OFFER

  • Innovative and supportive environment
  • Salary Packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package
     

A full position description can be obtained HERE

Applications addressing the key selection criteria including two professional referees and a covering letter can be emailed to the People and Culture Coordinator at recruitment@onemda.com.au.

Applications close COB May 31 2019

 

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking a suitably qualified Occupational Therapist to join our team to provide part-time professional and holistic occupational therapy assessment and intervention services to participants of the Onemda Association Allied Health Service.

The Onemda allied health department is a new, exciting and innovative service arm of our well-established and reputable not for profit disability organisation. You will be employed as an integral part of a small and growing team of occupational therapists, speech pathologists, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists. You will actively manage a diverse and challenging clinical caseload of predominantly young adults ranging from mild intellectual disability through to multiple and profound physical and intellectual disability. Your team will deliver a holistic, client centred and flexible therapy program, supporting our participants and their families to achieve their full potential.  You will also assist the clinical lead in the ongoing growth and expansion of the service.  

Your day to day tasks include:

  • Providing clinical assessment of participants’ occupational performance, physical, social, assistive technology and communication needs
  • Supporting participants and their families to identify and prioritise goals and intervention to maximise outcomes within available resources
  • Develop and implement discipline specific and interdisciplinary therapy treatment goals and implementation
  • Undertake discipline specific activities in accordance with relevant therapy needs
  • Report writing and administration as required

 

ABOUT YOU

  • Minimum 2 years experience in an occupational therapist position (ideally in adult or paediatric disability environment)
  • Current AHPRA registration and eligibility for membership with Occupational Therapy Australia
  • Qualifications, skills and experience relevant to the position description 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of varied allied health team professional roles and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated knowledge of family centred approaches


ON OFFER

  • Flexible hours can be negotiated for 2 days per week
  • Supportive environment
  • Salary Packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package

A full position description can be obtained HERE

Applications addressing the key selection criteria including two professional referees and a covering letter can be emailed to the People and Culture Coordinator at recruitment@onemda.com.au

 

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking a suitably qualified Physiotherapist to join our team to provide part-time professional and holistic therapy assessment and intervention services to participants of the Onemda Association Allied Health Service.

The Onemda Allied Health department is a new, exciting and innovative service arm of our well-established and reputable not for profit disability organisation. You will be employed as an integral part of a small and growing team of occupational therapists, speech pathologists, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists. You will actively manage a diverse and challenging clinical caseload of predominantly young adults ranging from mild intellectual disability through to multiple and profound physical and intellectual disability. Your team will deliver a holistic, client centred and flexible therapy program, supporting our participants and their families to achieve their full potential.  You will also assist the clinical lead in the ongoing growth and expansion of the service.  

Your day to day tasks include:

  • Providing evidence based professional and holistic physiotherapy assessment, intervention and evaluation services to Onemda participants
  • Developing and delivering individual and group based water and land based exercise programs
  • Supporting participants and their families to identify and prioritise goals and intervention to maximise outcomes within available resources
  • Developing and implementing discipline specific and interdisciplinary therapy treatment goals and implementation
  • Undertaking discipline specific activities in accordance with relevant therapy needs
  • Report writing and administration as required

 

ABOUT YOU

  • Tertiary qualifications as a physiotherapist
  • Current Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) registration as a practicing physiotherapist
  • Eligibility for membership with Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA)
  • Experience and/or special interest in the development and implementation of hydrotherapy and aquatic exercise programs
  • Skills and experience relevant to the position description (recent graduates will be considered)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of varied allied health team professional roles and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated knowledge of family centred approaches


ON OFFER

  • Part-time position (equivalent to 2 days a week, flexible hours)
  • Supportive environment
  • Salary Packaging
  • Attractive remuneration package

A full position description can be obtained HERE

Please submit your application with a covering letter addressing the key selection criteria and two professional referees to People and Culture at recruitment@onemda.com.au.


 

Volunteering

Volunteers assist Onemda staff support our participants in the many programs and activities. To enquire about volunteering at Onemda please contact: