Job Details
  • Reference365896A_1605581427
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryAU$90321 - AU$99246 per annum + + Super + Salary Packaging
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted11 days ago
  • ConsultantMichelle Yewdall

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.



The Role

We have partnered with a leading housing institute to recruit for a Disability Program Lead to join the team on a permanent basis. This role will be heavily strategy focused as well as providing leadership and management to the 2-person team.

As Disability Program Lead you will inform the strategic direction, partnership development, planning and lead the delivery of the Specialist Disability Accommodation services (SDA). Ensuring at all times positive outcomes for clients and their families.



Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide leadership to the SDA team
  • Develop, build and grow relationships within the disability sector
  • Encourage and drive business growth
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to advocate on disability policy
  • Forge potential new partnerships through collaboration
  • Ensure SDA compliance
  • Support the Head of Community & Partnerships in developing disability service delivery strategy and policy
  • Provide briefings on NDIS/Disability developments and provide any recommendations on the implications
  • Review and maintain standard of all SDA policies and procedures

Required Experience:

  • 5 years' experience within the disability or human services sector
  • Excellent understanding of the NDIS service deliver model, including funding guidelines, quality and safeguard framework
  • Proven leadership & management experience
  • Demonstrated experience in human services contract management, service co-ordination, design and development
  • Understanding of the design and delivery of disability related services


Essential skills:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills and preparations of written reports, proposals and tenders
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with stakeholders
  • Ability to plan, organise and coordinate to a high standard
  • Outstanding problem solving and analytical skills
  • Work independently and as part of a team to achieve objectives and outcomes
  • Highly collaborative and demonstrated partnering skills
  • Strong influencing skills



In return you will benefit from a collaborative environment where it's people are empowered and rewarded, a competitive salary plus super and salary packaging.

If you would like to know more about the role please APPLY below, alternatively you can email your CV & Cover Letter to Michelle.Yewdall@chandlermacleod.com