Aged Care Navigator

Aged Care Opportunity in the Fleurieu Peninsula

Aged Care Navigators work to connect clients and their carers with services in their area. Navigators work with clients to understand their needs, link to My Aged Care and other schemes, and to match with services once funding is in place. Candidates will work closely with the team but also require some degree of autonomy.

Why join us?

Attractive salary + super and access to generous salary packaging benefits.

Professional Development opportunities – both individually and as a team, with ongoing training, education, and in-service.

Great team – be part of a professional and caring, high performing team that rewards good work and an employer who genuinely values their people and actively supports balancing work and home life.

About the role

Use your knowledge and customer service skills to build relationships with people navigating the aged care sector and assist them to find the services they need to maintain their independence and quality of life. Detailed information can be found in the Position Description. 

About you

You are a great communicator and enjoy working with clients in their community, supporting them to live their lives in the way they desire.

  • Relevant qualification in Social Work, Aged Care or Human Services and/or demonstrated professional experience working with clients to deliver a community-based service within the aged care sector.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and client software programs

About us 

Summit Health is a non-profit organisation that has been established for 25 years. We have a proud history of providing a range of high-quality health care services across the Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island regions. We work with a wide network of health professionals and services in our region to connect our clients with the services and supports they need. Our organisation prides itself on fostering a positive culture that values our staff and continuing to develop the services in our region.

How to apply

Applications will be assessed as they are received.

Applications will close on Tuesday, 2 April 2024.

For a detailed position description please visit https://www.seek.com.au/job/74389179

Enquiries about the role are welcome and can be directed to Bianca Hawkins on 8406 7715
or bianca.hawkins@connectcare.org.au.