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Sector Support and Development Officer

Applications must be received before: 03/06/2024 12:00 pm

Type: Full Time
Hours per weeek: 38
Location: Port Macquarie, Kempsey, Nambucca or Coffs Harbour

For more information about the role:

Terry Robb, Executive Manager: Service Delivery and Quality, (02) 6651 1788

Position Overview:

The Sector Support and Development Officer role will lead the delivery of a range of targeted activities that build the knowledge, skills and capability of the aged care services sector to deliver high quality services and adapt to aged care reforms. The successful candidate will need to be proactive and keep up to date with industry best practice and aged care reforms.

Who we are looking for:

The successful candidate will need to be proactive and keep up to date with industry best practice and aged care reforms.

• Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the aged care sector/service system and aged care reforms.
• Qualifications in Community Services or similar (minimum Certificate 4) and/or
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar or relevant role.
• Demonstrates very effective communication and professional relationship-building skills.
• Proven organisational and time management skills.
• Strong computer literacy including Intermediate skills in Microsoft software including Word, Outlook and Excel
• Willingness and ability to travel as required.

About the Sector Support and Development Team

The Sector Support and Development program is part of the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP). The Aged Care Sector Support team works to support and develop the Mid North Coast aged care service sector and support home care service providers looking to work more effectively. The team offers training, meetings, forums and resources that are specific to the needs of the area we serve.

We are an inclusive employer

We believe that the makeup of our workplace should reflect the diversity of the communities we work within. We therefore strongly encourage people with diverse backgrounds and cultures, and people who have lived experience of disability, to apply to work with us.
We want you to bring your best self to this application process. If you feel you may require an adjustment during the recruitment process, please contact our Inclusive Communities Manager at melaniejacobs@bluesky.org.au or (02) 6651 1788 to discuss.

How to apply

To apply for the position applicants should download and complete the application form, then email the completed form, along with a copy of their current resume, to: recruitment@bluesky.org.au

Please note that applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered.

For any difficulties downloading or uploading documents, or if you would like to receive a hard copy of the recruitment documents, please contact us by phone on (02) 6651 1788 or by emailing recruitment@bluesky.org.au.

Completed hard copies can be delivered to any Blue Sky Office before the closing date.

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