Do you have experience working with people with a disability?Do you like finding creative solutions and implementing them?Do you have contacts and the ability to network in the community?The Opportunity As an NDIS Consultant, you will be responsible for the delivery of high-quality specialist support and assistance to our customers living with a disability, injury or health condition that have an NDIS Plan and help them to build capacity towards finding and maintaining employment.Maxima is a registered NDIS Provider and can supply services under both School Leavers Employment Supports (SLES) and Finding and Keeping a Job funded programs.This role is a permanent full-time position and is based in our Hindmarsh office, with travel required within the region.Responsibilities Manage a caseload of customers, building rapport and establishing their skills and abilitiesBuilding relationships with employers with a view to creating employment opportunitiesWork with customers to identify and deliver employment capacity building experiencesAttend and participate in regular forums, interagency and stakeholder meetings as requiredActively market and publicise the Maxima Group in the communityBuild and maintain key relationships with internal and external stakeholdersAbout MaximaMaxima is a national not-for-profit employment services and training organisation with a 35-year history. Our mission is to work towards a better Australia by helping people into meaningful employment by connecting and supporting jobseekers and employers.About YouUnderstanding of the development and goals of the NDISExperience in delivering and/or knowledge of School Leaver Employment Supports (SLES) and ‘Finding and Keeping a Job’ (essential)Experience in the field of Employment ServicesPassionate about improving the lives of people living with a disabilityExtensive experience in the delivery of person-centric servicesExperience in maintaining a consistently high standard of customer serviceEnergetic and drivenAbility to prioritise your own workload and achieve targetsRelevant qualifications to the role such as an Allied Health/Teaching related field, or a minimum of Certificate III in Mental Health, Disability, Health or Community ServicesYou must hold a current driver's license, national police check and relevant State/Territory working with children check and NDIS check or be willing to obtain.Culture and BenefitsWe are a customer focused service and distinguish ourselves by offering family-friendly working hours as well as a supportive working environment.Our customers tell us they value Maxima because we listen, we care and we deliver.The opportunity to join one of Australia's most successful disability employment organisationsEmpowerment and engagement with opportunities for developmentA friendly, supportive and social work environmentEncouragement and recognitionAttractive salary and extensive salary sacrificing optionsFully maintained company vehicle (available with private use) How to ApplyClick Apply Now' to complete our online application form and attach a copy of your resume and cover letter. 65000 AUD Australia - SA Adelaide Hindmarsh 5007
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NDIS Employment Consultant

  • Join a respected industry leader of disability and employment services
  • A rewarding role that improves the lives of our customers
  • Enjoy generous not-for-profit salary packaging entitlements
  • Do you have experience working with people with a disability?
  • Do you like finding creative solutions and implementing them?
  • Do you have contacts and the ability to network in the community?

The Opportunity

As an NDIS Consultant, you will be responsible for the delivery of high-quality specialist support and assistance to our customers living with a disability, injury or health condition that have an NDIS Plan and help them to build capacity towards finding and maintaining employment.

Maxima is a registered NDIS Provider and can supply services under both School Leavers Employment Supports (SLES) and Finding and Keeping a Job funded programs.

This role is a permanent full-time position and is based in our Hindmarsh office, with travel required within the region.

Responsibilities 

  • Manage a caseload of customers, building rapport and establishing their skills and abilities
  • Building relationships with employers with a view to creating employment opportunities
  • Work with customers to identify and deliver employment capacity building experiences
  • Attend and participate in regular forums, interagency and stakeholder meetings as required
  • Actively market and publicise the Maxima Group in the community
  • Build and maintain key relationships with internal and external stakeholders

About Maxima

Maxima is a national not-for-profit employment services and training organisation with a 35-year history. Our mission is to work towards a better Australia by helping people into meaningful employment by connecting and supporting jobseekers and employers.

About You

  • Understanding of the development and goals of the NDIS
  • Experience in delivering and/or knowledge of School Leaver Employment Supports (SLES) and ‘Finding and Keeping a Job’ (essential)
  • Experience in the field of Employment Services
  • Passionate about improving the lives of people living with a disability
  • Extensive experience in the delivery of person-centric services
  • Experience in maintaining a consistently high standard of customer service
  • Energetic and driven
  • Ability to prioritise your own workload and achieve targets
  • Relevant qualifications to the role such as an Allied Health/Teaching related field, or a minimum of Certificate III in Mental Health, Disability, Health or Community Services

You must hold a current driver's license, national police check and relevant State/Territory working with children check and NDIS check or be willing to obtain.

Culture and Benefits

We are a customer focused service and distinguish ourselves by offering family-friendly working hours as well as a supportive working environment.

Our customers tell us they value Maxima because we listen, we care and we deliver.

  • The opportunity to join one of Australia's most successful disability employment organisations
  • Empowerment and engagement with opportunities for development
  • A friendly, supportive and social work environment
  • Encouragement and recognition
  • Attractive salary and extensive salary sacrificing options
  • Fully maintained company vehicle (available with private use)

 How to Apply

Click Apply Now' to complete our online application form and attach a copy of your resume and cover letter.

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