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Work with Wallara.

Not just a career… ON A MISSION to make social change happen for people with different abilities!

Every day we provide a range exceptional services for Australia's largest minority group – people with disabilities. We coach them to grow as individuals, to work productively, to explore their communities and to live the way they want

Our social change agency is made up of various roles and teams:

Coaching staff, customer experience, people team, the financial gurus and more…

Check out our Current Vacancies:

Hospitality Job Coach - Disability Services

We currently have an exciting full time Hospitality Job Coach opportunity in our Supported Employment Division. This role involves working in a café located in our Head Office/Logistics department in Keysborough. A key function of the role will be working alongside people with a disability, engaging in work activities, providing support and helping them improve their skills and knowledge, while building their independence. You will be working with individual supported employees as well as small groups of up to 4 people, to help them achieve their goals.

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/56105945

 

Job Coach - Disability Services

We currently have an exciting full time opportunity in our Supported Employment Division. The employment division covers supported work in warehousing, production, hospitality, administration and commercial gardening & outdoor maintenance.

The successful person will have work experience in any one of these areas. A key function of the role will be working alongside people with a disability, engaging in work activities, providing support and helping them improve their skills and knowledge, while building their independence. You will be working with individual supported employees as well as small groups of up to 6 people, to help them achieve their goals. The role is based in Keysborough.

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/56105494

 

Talent Acquisition and Volunteer Services Coordinator

Reporting to the People and Culture Services Lead and working within a close-knit and supportive team, help drive staff and volunteer recruitment and selection administration process during this exciting phase of growth in this hands-on fast paced role. Specific duties include:

  • Manage the end-to-end recruitment process for staff and volunteers
  • Provide support, management and maintenance of the volunteer lifecycle
  • Develop and place job advertisements
  • Screening candidates
  • Interviewing
  • Reference checks
  • Administration of contracts
  • Liaise with other stakeholders within the organisation on business requirements
  • Search for alternative ways to attract candidates

This role is full time and is based in Keysborough but will require frequent travel to other regions within the South East including Sages Cottage Farm in Baxter. We’re looking for someone passionate about this space, with an innovative approach, exceptional communication and customer service skills who is ready to hit the ground running!

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/56184281

 

Crew Leader (Gardener/Job Coach)

We currently have an exciting opportunity in our Land Management Services Division for a Crew Leader (Gardener/Job Coach).

This is a full time role, perfect for an experienced gardener or grounds maintenance person looking to work on a variety of contracts whilst supporting a crew of up to 4 people each day, all with different abilities and a desire to learn new skills.

If you’re proactive, passionate and results driven, experienced in commercial gardens maintenance and are keen to put your experience into practice, while also supporting people with disabilities reach their goals, we would love to hear from you!

What you'll need to succeed

  • Grounds and gardens maintenance qualifications or experience
  • Experience in the use and operation of horticultural equipment including ride on mowers
  • A good level of mechanical aptitude
  • Experience in working with people with different abilities is highly desirable but not essential
  • Good communication skills; ability to prevent and resolve issues and to build and maintain positive relationships with all stakeholders
  • Ability to advocate and promote community inclusion and person centred support that exceeds standards and is delivered within the available resources
  • Good administration skills and computer literacy in order to complete appropriate documentation
  • Highly motivated and outcome driven to complete allotted tasks
  • Ability to meet the goals and objectives of the team while working in an independent environment
  • Commitment to exceptional service delivery and a demonstrated professional approach to work
  • Commitment to the principles of Occupational Heath Safety and Environment, EEO, Cultural Diversity and all relevant legislation

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/56455214

 

Disability Support Coach - Rover - Community (Day Services)

Are you a disability worker who enjoys working across multiple sites, exploring different work environments and meeting new people? Then this role if for you!

We currently have a fantastic opportunity in our Community (Day Services) division for a Rover Disability Support Coach. This role is part time, 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday and will involve working at different Wallara sites across Melbourne's South East area.

You will be joining dynamic, self empowered teams, passionate about supporting people with different abilities to live the way they choose.

Some of the exciting activities and programs you could be involved in as a disability support coach at Wallara include:

  • Sensory activities (e.g. armchair travel)
  • Art
  • Music therapy
  • Swimming
  • Basketball
  • Disco

If you're proactive, innovative, have a calm and flexible approach and are up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/56494500

 

Disability Support Coaches - Community (Day Services)

We currently have multiple fantastic opportunities in our Community (Day Services) division for full time and part time Disability Support Coaches who have experience or interests in graphic design, media, music or retail.

If you have skills in any of these areas and willing to share your knowledge, then this role if for you! The role is based in Dandenong.

You will be joining dynamic, self empowered teams, passionate about supporting people with different abilities to live the way they choose.

If you're proactive, innovative, have a calm and flexible approach and are up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/56494632

 

How we roll.

Wallara Australia is a progressive non-profit organisation based in Melbourne's South East.

Volunteer.

Do you want an unforgettable experience that will change the way you see the world? Do you want to do something practical that changes lives and impacts the community?

If so, then you’ll love volunteering at Wallara. It’s time well spent.

When you join Wallara, you’re joining a movement! We will match your unique skills and interests to a role that is meaningful to you. We will provide you with on the job mentors and training so you can make a difference and be part of a change for good.

Drop us a line at [email protected] or call HR on (03) 9792 2985

Partner.

Our partnerships are as diverse as our clients

We work to understand your mission, community spirit and objectives so we can really add value into your team’s experience. We believe that by partnering with other organisations we can achieve better opportunities and outcomes for our clients and greater social change than we can provide alone.

By choosing to support Wallara, you will be aligning your brand with a trusted and meaningful for-purpose organisation, on a mission to drive social change in the community for people with different abilities.

There are 101 ways to get involved. Read our partnership brochure or contact us so we can co-design your experience.

“We were delighted to have two of the Wallara Ambassadors speak to over 100 Simply Energy staff members. The Ambassadors really engaged and shared fun, insightful stories and brought something unique and uplifting to our work-place.”
Carly Wishart,
CEO, Simply Energy