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Service Facilitator

Advertiser: Access Ability Charitable TrustMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
14 May 2019
Otago, Dunedin
Work Type
Full Time
Community Services & Development, Aged & Disability Support

About the business and the role

At AccessAbility we are committed to working with disabled people and their families/whanau to identify what would enable them to live everyday lives in their community. Our inspirational dream is "A community approach where disabled people live well now, can dream big and live the life they have imagined."

We are currently looking for a person to join the team as a Service Facilitator. A current full NZ driver's licence is required. The successful applicant will work alongside our experienced team partnering with disabled people and their families to discuss support solutions that will work for them. The core work is completing assessments, providing information, coordinating supports, making referrals, and completing the administration that supports this.

Job tasks and responsibilities

Ideally we are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, an understanding of the disability sector and administrative nous, in particular people who enjoy:

·         Engaging and interacting with people in a positive way

·         Facilitating conversations with small groups

·         Building relationships and networks

·         Recording information accurately and neatly

·         Thinking innovatively and creatively

·         Being committed to the principles of the NZ Disability Strategy

·         Keeping their cool while working under pressure

·         Working within and contributing to a great team

Job benefits and perks

In return you will receive the following benefits:

·         Working with people who are passionate about our inspirational dream

·         Health and Wellness Subsidy

·         Staff Benefit Discount Card

·         Employee Assistance Programme

If this is you, then we want to hear from you!

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 27th May 2019

For a position description please visit our website 

Please apply through seek with a CV and cover letter.

AccessAbility is an Equal Opportunities Employer and strives to attract and maintain a diverse workforce. We would like to encourage applications from people with a lived experience of disability.

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to contact:

Karen Collings, Team Leader on (03) 929 1436 or Angela Te Whaiti, National Operations Manager (03) 929 1421

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a facilitator?
  • Do you have a current New Zealand driver's licence?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?

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