Area Leader

Work close to home with work life balance, Competitive Salary, People centred people leadership role - love what you do.

Your New Company:
Everyday Independence supports people with a disability to live to their full potential and enjoy an everyday life. 
We offer Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Positive Behaviour Supports and Early Childhood Supports to build on what is working in a person’s life and create changes to areas that are not.
With over 20 teams located across Queensland, Victoria & New South Wales we are committed to building a workforce of therapists that can deliver high impact outcomes to people that make a real difference to their everyday lives and to the Australian community.

Your New Role:   Area Leader
Employment Term: Full Time – Ongoing
Salary:  $100,000 - $130,000 plus Bonus, Super and generous vehicle options
Location: South Western Sydney – Liverpool /Campbelltown

This role is a People Leadership and service development role.  It is all about leading and enabling our teams to be the best they can be and to grow our service due to the increasingly high demand for our services.   Reporting to the Regional Leader, you  you will be responsible for the growth and development of our Liverpool and Campbelltown therapy hubs. The successful candidate will have:

  1. Highly developed people leadership skills: you have the ability to see the big picture, to inspire and to bring others on a journey. You will be a skilled coach and work in a model that empowers and enables your team to be solution focused, outcome driven and invested in making a difference in people’s lives.
  2. Stewardship: You are a values based leader and will be accountable for the success of your team. Mission driven / customer focused - You have always had the end user at the heart of what you do.
  3. Passion: you have a deep interest the rights for people with a disability to have access to high quality, evidence based, person centered supports. 
  4. Commercial acumen: you understand business drivers and will work with the regional lead to develop and grow our teams and our service.
  5. Team Player - you have a sincere and respectful attitude toward colleagues and their views.  You will challenge and offer your time generously to develop others.
  6. Experience: You will have demonstrated experience in leading people and growing teams.  Experience in disability (lived or work) is desirable.  Health and/or community services experience will also be considered.
  7. Outcomes focused:  you will work with the broader leadership and use metrics to report on outcomes.

What is in in for you

  • Career opportunity with Australia’s largest disability therapy organisation.
  • Flexible working hours to ensure work life balance
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Generous vehicle options including kilometre reimbursement or fortnightly allowance or lease a vehicle for full private and professional use
  • Competitive salary based on experience ranging from $100 - $130K with a bonus structure
  • 8 week comprehensive induction program
  • Leadership training programme
  • Technology provided to help you succeed in your role - Laptop and phone provided
  • Work for a company that cares - We are proud winners of the Team Culture Award at the Australian Allied Health Awards for 2019.
  • An opportunity for a small caseload if this is important to you
  • Internal career advancement - access to Industry leading coaching, mentoring and career development pathways.
  • Make a difference in people’s lives, everyday
  • Work satisfaction – Love what you do and why you do it

What do you need to be successful

  • You will have a growth mindset and leadership experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in disability, health or community services (work or lived experience)
  • Bachelors degree in relevant field or significant work experience
  • A can do attitude, entrepreneurial spirit and growth mindset
  • High Performance habits and time management skills
  • Valid drivers licence
  • 2 Professional References
  • WWCC
  • Australian Criminal Police check
  • Working rights in Australia

Everyday Independence embraces and values inclusion. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, workers of all ages, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. If you have any support or access needs, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We are committed to providing flexible ways of working for every role. Talk to us about how this job could be flexible for you.  
Everyday Independence is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children, young people and adults with disabilities. We require all candidates to undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement including but not limited to; national criminal history check; international police check ( where candidates have worked overseas ) and holding or obtaining a Working with Children clearance / equivalent in accordance with State laws.

Please note: As a requirement from the Department of Human Services we ask for consent to raise a check on prospective employees to ensure they are not on the Disability Worker Exclusion List before offering employment.

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