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!
Whether you’re new to the sector, or just want to learn more, the Disability Induction Program is a great place to start. You'll gain skills and knowledge you can use across a range of career opportunities.
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.
01JULTurn n Tumble
Gym therapy group
Do you want to improve your child’s mobility, balance and coordination?
Bring them along to our Turn n Tumble gym program! Register today!Run by CPL physiotherapists our Turn n Tumble program offer your child the opportunity to:
Develop their fitness, balance and coordination
Explore different surfaces and sensory experiences
Empower themselves to practice new mobility skills
Meet and play with other children
Who’s it for?Our Turn n Tumble program is for children aged 5 to 8 years, who can walk by themselves but may want to improve their balance and coordination skills.
01JULTHE ILLAWARRA FORUM - Financial Training for Board MembersVoice, Influence, Leadership
Session: Financial Training for Board MembersWorkshop ObjectivesEverything you need to know about finance to be an active member on your board. This is not just for treasurers, it is essential training for all board members.
The importance of financial competence as a board member
How to read Income and Expenditure report and the Balance Sheet
Why Cashflow is important
Using simple financial ratios to predict the future
Date: Wednesday 1 July 2015Time: 9:15am-4:30pm (a light lunch will be provided)Location: Illawarra Forum, 106B Industrial Rd, Oak FlatsCost: $225 Full Price or $180 (Illawarra Forum Member)
Facilitator Morri Young has been working in government and the nonprofit sector for more than 30 years and learned that organisations which worked well were those where the Board and the staff had a high level of financial intelligence.
01JULEastern Disability Action Group Open Evening – Guest Speaker Hon Martin FoleyEastern Disability Action Group invites all people interested in disability issues to an OPEN EVENING
Guest speaker: Hon Martin Foley, Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing, Minister for Mental Health, Minister for Equality, Minister for Creative Industries
DATE: Wednesday 1 July
WHERE: Karralyka Mines Road, Ringwood
01JULNDIS kicks off - How will it transform your life?
Every Australian Counts
Wednesday, 1 July 2015 from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
The NDIS is kicking off!
Join Every Australian Counts and special guests at this launch to celebrate and learn more about how the NDIS works and what it will mean for you.
10JULFOCUS ON ABILITY - SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2015
FOA 2015!Welcome to the 2015 Focus on Ability Short Film Festival. With over $100,000 in cash and prizes we have one of the world's largest prize pools!We are continually highlighting the ability of people with disability and we are so thankful that film makers from all over the world are also focussing their talents on this promotion.
11JULSNUGGLEPOT & CUDDLEPIE27 June 2015 – 12 July 2015
Suitable for children 5+The gumnut babies are on a mission to see a human – but only in the distance! On their journey to the big city they meet friends and foes including Professor Kookaburra, Mrs Fantail, Mr Lizard, Mr Frog, Mrs Snake, Mr Possum and, of course, Little Ragged Blossom.
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!