Are you an experienced leader committed to making a meaningful contribution and create positive influence for people living with disability?Be the Place You Want to WorkSalary packaging to $15,900 | Fitness PassportDiversity and Inclusion | Hybrid work environmentWesthaven is seeking an experienced leader to foster and promote an organisational culture which enables the delivery of high-quality, safe and participant-centric services to enable participants to live life the way they choose.About usWesthaven is and will continue to be the provider of choice for disability support services and accommodation across regional NSW.  Westhaven provides client-centric, high-quality programs and activities that provide whole-of-life support for people with disability, including offering houses that are homes, enabling choice and control and supporting clients to live life the way they choose.  About the roleAs a Team Leader you will empower a team of Support Workers to provide high-quality and safe services through partnerships, collaboration and engagement activities.Key responsibilities:Develop, plan and implement individualised care and lifestyle plans with potential and current clients, their families and carersBuild strong relationships with stakeholders including families, service providers and community partnersManage and support a team of Support Workers through education, training and performance-related activities Celebrate and nurture an inclusive, diverse and supportive workplace To be at the forefront of this opportunity you will have:Advanced problem-solving capabilities, confidence and emotional intelligence that enable you to resolve complex situationsThe ability to interact positively at all levels, including demonstrated capacity to work with culturally and linguistically diverse communitiesDemonstrated ability to lead, motivate and performance manage a team within a dynamic and fast-paced environmentDemonstrated understanding of NDIS systems and funding and how this impacts service delivery  Westhaven considers the following criteria desirable: Certificate IV or Diploma in Disability Services, Community Services or Individual Support desirable or equivalent working experience in the area of disability servicesExperience supporting individuals with disability, complex needs, behaviours of concern and/or mental healthEssential requirements of the role:A current NSW Drivers licence The ability to obtain and maintain a paid Working with Children Check (WWCC)The ability to obtain and maintain a National Disability Insurance Scheme Workers Check (NDISWC)Appropriately vaccinated against Covid-19 and able to provide evidence Current First Aid Certificate (or completion within 6 months)About applyingPlease submit your CV and a cover letter addressing your abilities to undertake the key responsibilities of this role. We encourage diversity and inclusionWesthaven 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.For more information or confidential enquiries please contact Lauren Jenkins, Service Manager, Adult Services at lauren.jenkins@westhaven.org.au. Applications close: 25 September 2022Position Description: Team Leader, Adult Services 25 AUD Orange 2800