TEAM LEADER – Disability Support Koala Disability Care


This is an opportunity to join the Koala Disability Care supporting vulnerable individuals living with Mental Illness and other disabilities to lead meaningful lives. 

We are a registered NDIS Provider who are focused on developing a strong and supportive team, with an emphasis on continual development in all areas.

Disability accommodation is our specialty, and we go above and beyond to make sure our client is thrilled with their new accommodation. This means that we make sure the houses are homely, spacious, and have their own touch. We have availability in our houses on the Central Coast; Narara, Kanwal, Gorokan, Glenning Vale, Killarney Vale, Hamlyn Terrace, Ourimbah, Woy Woy and Point Clare.

Our approach is Participant centric, and we are always looking for ways to help our participants lead the most fulfilling life possible, and with their NDIS goals always at the forefront of our minds.  We seek to provide a safe and positive environment, using a strength-based approach and understand the importance of clear professional boundaries. Consistency is the key!

The Role

We are seeking a highly driven Team Leader that is innovative, client focused, and appreciates team member dedication!

This role is a leadership position based on client focussed reflective practice as well as mentoring and coaching of staff. 

You will be working closely with the Operational Coordinator to implement effective supports and services to enable participants to reach their goals in a more complex environment of gaining greater independence and capacity to engage in all areas of their lives.

Key responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Service Coordinator on client progress, team, risks etc
  • Proactively lead and manage the team and direct client plan
  • Ensuring the smooth running of all assigned SIL homes
  • Provide direct care assistance to each client in accordance with their service plan and as directed
  • Leadership, Training of the Assistant team leader and disability support team
  • Documenting & Progress Note Keeping
  • Day to day supervisions

Qualifications & experience

  • Previous leadership experience
  • Extensive WHS/OHS knowledge
  • Proficient reporting and communication skills
  • Great organisational skills and the ability to work independently 
  • A sound understanding of the NDIS and ability to work towards set KPI’s
  • Previous experience working in SIL/Group Home
  • Certificate 3 in disability (or equivalent)
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check Clearance
  • Current Level 1 First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Valid Drivers’ License and own fully insured Motor Vehicle 
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination in accordance with Government Health advice.
  • Willingness to work our Day, Afternoon and Sleepover shifts is essential

Please send through a cover letter addressing your experience and qualifications in reference to the advertised position. 

 For further information, you can find us here:  



Koala Disability Care

Job Salary

$35 - $39.99 per hour

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