The Capacity Building and Engagement (CBE) Team Leader supports a specialist team of lived experience Local Area Coordinators to work collaboratively with people with disabilities and their families, mainstream and community services and supports, schools and the broader community to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disability.
The Team Leader will be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of several school-based inclusion programs and a number of other community engagement and capacity building initiatives.
To shape this new role you will bring experience in leading a diverse team with a strong understanding of how to support staff using their lived experience expertise of disability as well as First Nations staff working in a culturally embedded way.
The team members are working across offices in Northern NSW, Central Coast and Western NSW so travel will be a requirement of the position.
What Social Futures Offers:
- A responsive and family friendly workplace
- Access to banked hours leave
- Attractive salary packaging options
- Regular supervision and support
- Ongoing training and development
Social Futures is a voice for social change in regional Australia, helping to create connected, resilient communities. With more than 40 years’ industry experience, we are a community service leader, striving to create change through our work across homelessness and housing supports, youth and family services, sector advocacy and programs that promote genuine participation for people with disability.
Social Futures is an equal opportunity employer and will actively recruit our workforce from key communities; including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, LGBTIQ+ and people living with a disability, people with lived experience and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
Social Futures is committed to prioritising the safety and well-being of children and upholds the National Child Safe Principles. Working with Children and National Police Check clearances are mandatory requirements.
Applications close 8:00am Monday 2 August 2021.
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For further information, please contact Lynda Hope on 0439 587 802.