AusCare Home & Community Care
Your Plan, Your way, Our Support
AusCare Home & Community Care Limited (AusCare) is a national community services provider registered to deliver supports for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and the Commonwealth Home Packages Program (HCP).
We believe in promoting the rights of individuals, regardless of their age, disability or cultural background. AusCare are dedicated to providing individuals with greater choice and control over how they live their life and how their supports are provided.
We are committed to providing culturally appropriate care that represents the diversity of all Australians.
AusCare Home & Community Care Limited
The case manager profession in Australia is broad and diverse but consistent with all practice is a commitment to human rights and social justice. Social workers work with individuals, families, groups, and communities in the context of their physical, social and cultural environments, their past and current experiences, and their cultural and belief systems.
In all contexts, Case managers maintain a dual focus on both assisting with and improving human wellbeing and identifying and addressing any external issues (known as system or structural issues) that may impact on wellbeing or may create inequality, injustice, and discrimination.
Case managers may undertake roles in casework, counseling, advocacy, community engagement and development and social action to address issues at both the personal and social levels. Case managers also work in areas such as policy development, education and research particularly around issues of social justice, disadvantage, and the marginalisation of people in their communities or in society.
The key to success in this role is the demonstrated ability in the below skills and experience:
Case Management experience with Home Care Packages / National Disability Insurance Scheme with experience in developing and managing a budget for aged or disability care Experience.
Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment Excellent time management & problem solving and communication skills with the ability to network.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to build rapport with various stakeholders and leadership
Responsibilities and Duties:
• Client meetings and assessment, referral, review and goal planning
• Client funds management and developing budgets for clients Relationship management with internal and external stakeholders
• Co-ordinate and manage services to our NDIS and Home Care Packaged clients
• Drive business development opportunities
• Promote AusCare in the community to potential clients
• Monitoring their progress and leading them
• Provide supervision and support to work placement candidates
Qualification and Experience:
☑ Tertiary qualifications in Social Work, Aged Care, Disability Services, Community Services Coordination, Frontline Management or equivalent
☑ A minimum of 3 years’ experience in NDIS or Aged Care Industry.
☑ Demonstrated ability with seeking opportunities to sign up new NDIS participants to grow the business
☑ Police Check and Working with Children Checks.
☑ Current First Aid Certificate (Desirable)