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Manager, Community Services (Groote Eylandt)

We are looking for a tertiary qualified allied health, nursing, disability professional to lead our Groote Eylandt team and provide supports to our Groote families. This role is based on Groote Eylandt and accommodation in Alyangula is provided.

You will never be bored in your role at the MJD Foundation! The MCS (Groote Eylandt) role comprises both team supervision and direct client support including:

  • Supervision of the Groote Eylandt Community Services team (~20%)
  • direct supports to clients and families (~80%)


The MCS (Groote) responds to our clients and their families by delivering holistic person-centred practice, and working in partnership with families living with MJD, by valuing and respecting MJDF’s ‘our-way’ approach. The MCS will provide intensive services and support to families such as assessing client, family and carer needs; planning, information and referral; group work; liaising with and providing access and participation to community groups, welfare agencies, NDIS and other government bodies.

Please find the position description here. For more information you can contact Toni Amiet (Director, Community Services) on 1300 584 122.

How to apply?

If you have the knowledge and experience we are looking for please apply here.
Applications close 31 Jan 2023.

Manager, Community Services (Ngukurr)

We are looking for a tertiary qualified allied health, nursing, disability professional as the lead in supporting our Ngukurr clients. This role can be based in Darwin, Katherine or Cairns, with the aim to eventually be located either on Groote Eylandt or in Ngukurr once accommodation is available.

You will never be bored in your role at the MJD Foundation! The MCS (Ngukurr) responds to our clients and their families by delivering holistic person-centred practice, and working in partnership with families living with MJD, by valuing and respecting MJDF’s ‘our-way’ approach. The MCS will provide intensive services and support to families such as assessing client, family and carer needs; planning, information and referral; group work; liaising with and providing access and participation to community groups, welfare agencies, NDIS and other government bodies.

Please find the position description here. For more information you can contact Toni Amiet (Director, Community Services) on 1300 584 122.

How to apply?

If you have the knowledge and experience we are looking for please apply here.
Applications close 31 Jan 2023.

NDIS Support Coordinator

The MJD Foundation is currently seeking an experienced NDIS Support Coordinator for our team in Darwin or Cairns. MJDF’s ‘Our Way’ approach values and respects a ‘two-way’ approach, delivering supports that are flexible and responsive to the needs of our clients, and reflecting the diverse cultural and linguistic needs of families.
The NDIS Support Coordinator has overall responsibility for managing the day-to-day management of funding and administrative processes required to ensure clients have the best possible outcome in line with the goals in their NDIS plans. This is a fast-paced role in a fluid environment supporting complex clients. You will work from our office in Darwin or Cairns.

Please find the position description here. For more information you can contact Jodie Wilton (NDIS Manager) on 1300 584 122.

How to apply?

If you have the knowledge and experience we are looking for and are excited to join our team, please submit your resume and a statement addressing the selection criteria and send it to Vanessa.schuurman@mjd.org.au

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