Looking for a new and rewarding challenge? Find out where you would be best suited within the sector, with our Career Quiz - it’s a fun and easy way to see which role types you’d best fit into. Now available in multiple languages!
Take our fun Career Quiz – now in ten languages! It’s a great way to find out find out where your skills best fit within the disability and community care sector. So take a few minutes to answer the questions, and make the best move of your career.
31JULInaugural National Conference
Welcome from the CEO of Aspect
It is a great pleasure to announce the launch of the Aspect Autism in Education Conference to be held on 31 July – 1 August 2014 – the very first national conference specifically focusing on improving outcomes for children and young people in schools and further education.
01AUGLaughter Boss TrainingWhat is Laughter Boss Training?
The Humour Foundation’s Laughter Boss training teaches staff working in Aged Care fun and practical skills to help them bring play and laughter to their everyday work.
The therapeutic benefits of humour are well known – sharing a smile and a laugh connects people, lowers stress, reduces anxiety, relieves tension, boosts the immune system and creates an atmosphere of positivity and warmth.
04AUGNational Homeless Persons' Week 2014Date: 04 August 2014 - 12 August 2014
On any given night in Victoria, statistics show that over 7,000 young people aged 12–25 are homeless. National Homeless Persons' Week takes place again this August (Monday, 4 August to Sunday, 11 August 2014) and Melbourne City Mission will be doing our bit to raise the flag.
04AUGStrengthening Disability Advocacy Conference 2014, “Champions of change”
Melbourne & Olympic Park Convention Centre
Batman Ave, Melbourne Eventbrite - Strengthening Disability Advocacy Conference 2014: Champions of change
Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 August 2014.
The 2014 conference will bring together champions of change from across Australia. We will look at ways to better safeguard the rights of people with a disability.
06AUGVictorian Autism ConferencePresented by Amaze, the Victorian Autism Conference takes place biennially.
VAC brings together individuals from all walks of life – individuals with ASD, family members, carers, professionals, educators and practitioners, all with the common thread of ASD, and a passion to improve their knowledge, skills and understanding.
06AUGNSW TAFE South Western Sydney institute (SWSi) - Certificate IV DisabilityYour path into a job working in Disability
TAFE NSW Course No 11438
National Code CHC30408
August 2014 – December 2014
Location and fees
Building C, Level 2, 500 Chapel Rd
Bankstown NSW 2200
You can pay in 3 instalments of $400 each
Part time: 16 weeks, one night a week
Students are required to hold a Certificate III in Disability or 6 month’s current industry experience in a role that relates to this qualification.
You can look in our national Employer Directory to find local organisations in your area. It is also a great way to learn about the variety of organisations employing staff in the disability and community care sector. View our Employer Directory, or take a look at our Featured Employers below and get started!