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Macedonian Speaking Bilingual Case Manager (Position reference no: 2017JA020)

Italian Speaking Bilingual Case Manager (Position reference no: 2017JA021)

Part-time – minimum 25 hours per week

Advance Diversity Services (ADS)  is a not-for-profit organisation providing support services to people in culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities in South Eastern Sydney region, in particular St George and Sutherland areas.

We are currently seeking to employ Bilingual Case Managers. The aim of this position is to provide case management services to frail aged and their carers through the enablement and consumer-directed care model.

All applicants must obtain a job information package and submit a written application addressing each of the following selection criteria.

Essential Criteria:

  1. Bilingual and bicultural in Macedonian or Italian
  2. Tertiary qualification in aged care, social work, community services or demonstrated competence/experience
  3. Demonstrated skills in case management and care planning within the community aged care sector
  4. Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  5. Ability to respond to crisis situation, good negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  6. Demonstrated ability to work with all clients, carers, service providers and others in the community and ability to act with integrity and maintain confidentiality all the times
  7. Sound computer literacy
  8. Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as an effective member of the highly interacted aged care team;
  9. Demonstrated Commitment to ADS values and philosophy
  10. A current NSW driver’s license and a reliable vehicle with insurance for work and ability to travel regularly

Desirable Criteria:

  1. Sound knowledge of consumer-directed care and community aged care industry
  2. First Aid certificate
  3. Understanding of other former Yugoslavian languages (for Macedonian speaking bilingual Case Manager position only)

Conditions:

  • Social, Community, Homecare and Disability Service Industry (SCHCADS) Award, NSW and salary packaging.

Closing date for applications: Monday 3 July 2017

For an information package please email: [email protected]

You must quote the job reference on the subject line of your email.

Applicants who fail to address and/ or submit all components of the application will not be considered for the position.

For more information: Dimi Vourliotis (02) 9597 5455