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Member Webinar: Governance: the responsibilities of directors and boards

This webinar will look at the specified responsibilities of directors (or committee members) and boards as well as the more general responsibilities that attach to these senior positions in management...

Project Echo - Mainstream and Community Readiness for the NDIS

The Echo Project was developed to engage,connect, Help and Open networks for NDIS Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) in Tasmania.

Quality and Safeguards in the NDIS: A NSW Provider Guide

This guide maps the current NDIS Commission requirements against the previous NSW Quality and Safeguarding Framework under the NSW State Government.

projectABLE

projectABLE

A free program for students, offering inspiring, interactive disability awareness, career workshops and workplace experience.

What are the key benefits?
  • Half-day career workshops inspire students to apply their passions, skills and abilities to enrich their lives and the lives of others by pursuing a rewarding care career
  • Students get the opportunity to meet staff members who work in the disability and community care sector, learning about their careers and working life.
  • Students learn about the variety of career options in the disability and community care sector, from support workers and nurses, social workers, advocates, physiotherapists, marketing professionals, business managers and IT support staff

Who is this resource for?

High school Career Advisers can express their interest in having a projectABLE workshop visit their school via the inquiry form on the projectABLE website. Students from years 10, 11 and 12 are encouraged to participate.

Find out more

Further Information:

projectABLE is a response to the increasing demand for skilled workers in the disability and community care sector. Through interactive workshops and hands-on experience, projectABLE encourages students to consider a career in the sector – so far, more than 7,500 students from over 300 Australian schools have participated in a projectABLE workshop.

Contact information
For more information contact Jillian Black, Student Programs Manager New South Wales, 02 9256 3157,

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The carecareers jobs board is no longer available, however NDS Members can access EthicalJobs.com.au - Australia's top job search site for the not-for-profit sector and beyond as an alternative.

carecareers Disability Career Planner

Whether you’re new to the disability sector or looking to take the next step in your career, the Disability Career Planner will help you find out the kinds of skills, knowledge and capabilities you’ll...