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IGDF Members E-Newsletter April 2024
Organization: Guide Dogs Victoria
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Job Type: Full time
Deadline: July 30, 2023

Job Description

Contact at organisation: Prudence Betros, Guide Dogs Victoria

Phone: 0437360949

Email: hr@guidedogsvictoria.com.au

Guide Dogs Victoria currently has a vacancy for an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Guide Dog Mobility Instructor.

In this role you will be responsible to:

  • Assess and train guide dogs and provide mobility programs to people with low vision or blindness including assessment, training, follow-up, orientation and aftercare programs for clients (including domiciliary and Training Centre-based programs).
  • Ensure all client reports and documentation are completed in line with our quality framework, and reporting requirements to the NDIS and other fee for service bodies; and
  • Working in conjunction with practitioners across the breadth of our services in the provision of holistic support to our clients.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Internationally (IGDF) recognised qualifications as a Guide Dog Mobility Instructor;
  • The ability to work collaboratively with a range of other practitioners across multi disciplines;
  • A thorough practical working knowledge of contemporary issues within the disability sector and person centred approaches, together with a strong client focus;
  • A commitment to live the Values and Behaviours of Guide Dogs Victoria;
  • A strong client and customer focus and a commitment to person centered service practices; and
  • A strong alignment with the vision of Guide Dogs Victoria in delivering independence to people with low vision or blindness.

Benefits that Guide Dogs Victoria offer:

  • A competitive remuneration package is available commensurate with skills and experience, which includes tax free salary packaging of up to $15,900;
  • Paid Parental Leave;
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Annual Flu Vaccinations;
  • Quarterly Reward and Recognition program.

How to Apply

Submit your resume to: hr@guidedogsvictoria.com.au