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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:

Job Coach - Disability Services

We currently have an exciting new opportunity in our Logistics Division for a full time Job Coach!

You will be working with individual supported employees in a 1:4 ratio to help them achieve their goals within an employment and warehouse setting.

Key to this role will be finding innovative ways to build independence in work activities and create learning opportunities to enable meaningful contribution in the workplace.

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51475116

Disability Support Worker with a Gardening Twist!

We currently have an exciting opportunity in our Grassbusters division for a Support Coach, currently based in Pakenham.

Grassbusters is a garden maintenance and training program for adults with disabilities who are interested in learning horticulture/gardening and work skills. From basic gardening skills to Certificate II level this group works on small to medium garden projects and learns new skills, works as a team and connects with their community.

We are looking for an individual who can support and coach people with different abilities the skills required to work in the garden care industry.

This is a full time position and you will have a different crew, of approximately 4-5 people each day, all with different abilities and a desire to learn new skills.

If you’re proactive, have a calm and flexible approach, have a passion for gardening and horticulture and are keen to share your expertise and support people with disabilities reach their goals, we would love to hear from you!

For more information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51464567

People, Culture & Volunteer Coordinator

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a part-time (four days a week) People, Culture & Volunteer Coordinator to join our team! This role will be based in Keysborough but will require frequent travel to other regions within the South East including Frankston and Pakenham regions.

Reporting to the HR Lead, you will play an integral role in the HR team, with a focus on recruitment, employee engagement and volunteer coordination. 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/51457195

Education Coordinator

We currently have an exciting new opportunity for a fulltime Education Coordinator to join the Service Delivery team!

Reporting to the Education Manager, you’ll be playing a key role in supporting the Education Team and making Wallara the leading disability educator in Victoria.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, delivering and driving innovative and creative client educational programs
  • Creating and delivering Wallara’s educational resources
  • Assisting the Education Manager in connecting into the community and Wallara’s partners to find and leverage new opportunities for clients to explore, grow and work
  • Administration support to ensure high quality client programs within the education function across Wallara
  • And much more!

We are looking for someone with a passion for education and supporting people with disabilities to achieve their goals. You’ll need to be highly organised, proactive, creative and thrive in a fast paced environment.

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51430400

Rostering Coordinator

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a part time Rostering Coordinator. This role is Wednesday to Friday 6.30am to 4pm as well as on call work on Saturdays.

Reporting to the Operations Manager (Community), you will be joining a passionate and dynamic team and be responsible for supporting Service Delivery to undertake effective rostering to backfill vacant shifts as well as overseeing the Wallara Locum Staff in conjunction with our current Rostering Coordinator.

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51411129

Disability Support Workers - Residential & Day Services

We currently have multiple fantastic opportunities in our Live (residential) and Day Services divisions for casual Support Coaches, working in houses and at sites across Pakenham, Narre Warren, Frankston and Dandenong.

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

If you’re proactive, reliable, have a calm and flexible approach and are up for a new challenge, we want to hear from you!

Please note, the roles in our live division include mornings, afternoons, weekends, nights (sleep over shifts) and public holidays - you must be available to work these shifts to be considered for this role. 

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51343942

High Support Specialist - Site Leader

Are you an innovative leader in providing excellent high support to adults with disabilities? Do you value empowering clients to express themselves creatively through art? Believe in the importance of any level of independence that they want to work towards?

We are searching for a passionate high support Site Leader with experience in developing programs, leading a team and collaborating with clients and families to ensure the absolute best support is provided.

Our state of the art high support facility at Potter St Dandenong is looking for its next High Support Leader to oversee a team of 30+ clients and staff. We are extremely proud of this division and have pushed the boundaries with what is possible by providing many out and about activities as well as creative internal programs such as Arm Chair travel featured on the video in this advertisement.

You’ll need to thrive in a busy, fast paced environment, have fantastic interpersonal skills and love collaborating with other divisions to create exceptional client experiences.

You must have excellent administration and computer skills and the ability to work both autonomously as well as collaboratively with management and other Wallara divisions.

For further information, click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51343397

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