Frontline support roles

Frontline support roles in the Disability, Community and Aged Care sector tend to involve face-to-face work with clients.

You'll be providing them with day-to-day services in a variety of settings, including a client's home, hostels, group homes,community day programs and respite centres.


Frontline support roles include:

  • Direct Support Workers
  • Direct Support Team Leaders
  • Program Facilitators
  • Employment Development Officers
  • Business Unit Aides
  • Supports Coordinators
  • Assistants in Nursing
  • Residential Care Workers


If you are interested in a Frontline Support role you can find practical advice in our Career Advice and Tips