Senior ECEI Coordinator - Hume Moreland and North East Melbourne
Hours: Full time
Location: Ongoing positions available in Hume Moreland (1 position) and North East Melbourne Area (1 position)
An exciting opportunity exists for a Senior ECEI Coordinator to empower children and their families by leading a team using the early childhood early intervention approach.
Summary of program and its objectives
The Brotherhood of St Laurence drives change that promotes a compassionate and fair society where everyone has a sense of belonging. The National Disability Insurance Scheme has engaged Early Childhood (ECEI) Partners around Australia to deliver the ECEI approach, with the Brotherhood of St Laurence being the NDIS Partner for the North East Melbourne area, Hume Moreland area and Bayside Peninsula area.
The ECEI approach supports children aged 0-6 years who have a developmental delay or disability and their families/carers. Supporting families to help children develop the skills they need to take part in daily activities and achieve the best possible outcomes throughout their life is a fundamental part of the ECEI approach.
Main responsibilities of the role
The Brotherhood is seeking passionate and engaging individuals from the following disciplines: Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Psychology and Speech Pathology
You will lead a small team in delivering and implementing the NDIS ECEI approach within your contracted area. Ensuring that a high quality of service is provided to children and their families, you will build effective relationships with key stakeholders including children’s services providers, as well as work collaboratively with other teams within the Brotherhood of St Laurence.
A specialist in allied health or early childhood education, you have a true passion for delivering children’s services and are well regarded by your peers. You have experience in leading teams to achieve organisational outcomes, and your friendly and cooperative nature allows you to build effective relationships with stakeholders at all levels. Don’t miss out on this outstanding opportunity at the centre of some of the biggest changes in the disability sector in Australia’s history!
People with a lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Salary will be between $80,000 - $85,000 per annum plus superannuation, plus allowance in lieu of vehicle. Attractive salary packaging provisions are available.
For further information about the role please view the Senior ECEI Coordinator position description (PDF, 282kb).
Apply for this position by submitting your resume in word format via the SACS website. For further information or a confidential discussion call (03) 8622 8500 and one of the friendly SACS staff members will be happy to help.
You will receive an automated response via email once your application is complete. We will be in touch over the next 15 working days with an update, this may be via email or phone.
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a vision of an Australia free of Poverty. We embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation and gender identity to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we work within. We promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people. We embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution to our organisation. Applicants should be aware that as required, we conduct police and working with children checks as we acknowledge the importance of Child Safety.