We believe that communities are enriched through the inclusion of all people

The primary role of the Support Coordinator is a capacity building role to support implementation of all supports in a participants NDIS plan, including informal, mainstream, community and funded supports.

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Maintaining, the database and connected systems for Support Coordination at Far North
  • Assess mainstream, community, informal and provider options for NDIS participants
  • Meeting with and supporting participants to refine their chosen goals
  • Negotiate services to be provided and their prices
  • Develop service agreements, quotes and store documentation within Policy Guidelines
  • Arrange any assessments required to determine the nature and type of funding required
  • Decide the budget and agree with the participant for each support service requested
  • Link participants to mainstream and/or community services (Housing, education, transport and health)
  • Engaging with NDIA staff and other relevant stakeholders
  • Responding to crisis situations for NDIS participants in receipt of support coordination
  • Assist participants to review their plan and prepare for their plan review
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