Westhaven is a not for profit, community-based charity in NSW, and we reinvest all our profits into supporting adults and children with disabilities.Westhaven has been supporting families in our community for over 60 years, through our focus on quality and flexible disability services such as social support, living arrangements and employment opportunities.People are at the centre of everything we do, our values reflect CHOICE.Connections, Happiness, Opportunity, Individuality, Cooperation and Equity.Westhaven employees are rewarded with ongoing benefits including:discounted gym memberships,on and off the job training,Employee Assistance Program, a free and confidential counselling service and Salary packaging. We are currently seeking 1 Full Time Team Leader (Adult Services) to join our team. Your main responsibilities will include:Manage the daily operations of support services, including the supervision and support to Support Workers.Provide direct assistance and support to adults with a disability.Establish and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders including clients, families and guardians.Assist will rostering of Support Workers.Undertake administrative duties including but not limited implementation, review and maintenance of individual service agreements.Provide On Call Services as required.The Successful applicant will have:Certificate IV in Disability Services desirable or other qualification or equivalent experience in the area of disability services.Demonstrated experience leading and supporting a team of professionals with diverse expertise and capabilities.Proactive approach in supporting individuals with a disability.Extensive experience working with people with complex support needs.Extensive experience in person centred planning and approaches.Extensive experience supporting people within a positive behaviour support context.Strong teamwork focus.Sound administration skills.Exceptional interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to confidently apply de-escalation strategies in high conflict situations.Computer skills including intermediate Google Suite.Current First Aid Certificate.Completion of the 'NDIS Worker Orientation Module" www.https://training.ndiscommission.gov.auADDITIONAL ROLE REQUIREMENTS:Valid Working with Children Check.Valid NDIS Worker Check with clearance to workClear National Criminal History Check.Unrestricted Australian driver's licence.COVID 19 Vaccination certificate.Westhaven is passionate about social justice and diversity and is committed to being an EEO employer. We embrace diversity in our workforce and encourage applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, including those from Aboriginal, Torres Strait Island heritage and people with lived experience of disability. Any published closing dates are estimates only. We aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. This means that we will close advert as soon as we have found the right candidate and this may be before the published closing date. We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possibleConfidential enquiries to kaitlyn.butler@westhaven.org.au 75000 AUD Broken Hill 2880