RAS (Regional Assessment Service) Assessor - Illawarra Region Australia - NSW, Wollongong, Illawarra & South Coast Apply
Join an innovative and energetic assessment service
Mobile role, covering Kiama and south area
PT role (60 hours/fortnight). Contract ending June 30th 2020
As a Home Support Assessor you will utilise a number of technologies, including the National Screening and Assessment Form, video conferencing, internal social media together with various software products, to support clients and stay connected with your team. You will travel extensively across your region to conduct assessments in various areas and geographic locations. The majority of assessments will be done face to face, with your ability to build rapport second to none. To support client referrals, the ideal candidate will be located Kiama or south. This is a part time role working 60 hours/fortnight on a contract ending June 2020. What will I be doing as a home support assessor? Community based role, visiting older Australian’s in their homes Conducting holistic assessments with a focus on wellness and reablement Capturing vital client information to build on the My Aged Care client story Developing support plans and identifying unique individual goals Connecting people with appropriate services and supports in their community Need to be/have: Knowledge of assessment and goal orientated support planning in aged, community, health or social services Exposure to home support packages Previous experience working in aged care or community services Confident communication with the ability to engage and motivate clients, families, staff and other stakeholders with a positive approach The ability to attend up to 2 weeks of full time training (all costs covered) at our head office in Coolangatta, QLD. Some local knowledge and/or the ability to network with community aged care service providers and stakeholder within your region Located in the Illawarra area, ideally Kiama or south Comfortable travelling long distances by car What to bring? Relevant qualifications in nursing, allied health, aged care, community services or similar Unrestricted drivers licence and own reliable insured vehicle Brownie Points: Bachelor degree qualification in nursing, allied health or similar Qualified RAS Assessors are encouraged to apply Use of My Aged Care systems and National Screening and Assessment Form (NSAF) About aspire4life: aspire4Life, powered by Feros Care, is a leading assessment and case management agency delivering world-class assessment, planning, coordination, restorative and wellbeing services. Our mission is to make a difference and provide genuine and valuable care and attention for everyone we work with. What we care most about is helping people live bolder lives. Better connected. More active. More fulfilling. We place a strong importance on our culture and strive to create an environment where staff are able to do their best life’s work. We love diversity within our teams, it brings richness in ideas, perspectives. It makes us a better organisation and allows us to achieve more than we could have imagined. Work Perks: Be part of an organisation who’s shaking up the aged care industry Smash your New Year’s resolutions with a free gym membership Keeping health and wellbeing at the top of mind, take advantage of our Employee Assistance Program Salary packaging Truly fun, flexible and supportive work environment – we walk the talk A chance to be recognised and rewarded Plus, meaningful experiences where you know you are making a positive impact in the local community every day – from where you’d rather be… Apply Now! If you are keen to join a progressive company, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and are highly motivated to make a real difference in people’s lives then we want to hear from you! We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job. When successful, you will be required to undertake a criminal records check in accordance with legislation and have the right to work in Australia.