If you want to support people with disability to live the life they choose, then we would love to hear from you!
Whether you are looking for permanent full time, part-time or casual employment or volunteering opportunities we have a variety of options to consider.
As one of Victoria’s largest not-for-profit disability providers, Yooralla can provide you with a unique career path where your strengths, enthusiasm and skills are well rewarded.
We offer rewarding roles where you can support customers to achieve their goals.
Here are the kinds of positions we offer to support people with disability:
In these roles our employees provide direct support to people with disability in their home, community, in camps and our Community Hubs. Activities in these roles often involve taking a customer out to their favourite activities in the community which might include shopping, going to the library or swimming lessons. Sometimes the role may require supporting a customer with their personal care such as toileting or bathing. Our recreation team supports customers on children’s holiday programs and camps, as well as enabling them to enjoy unique experiences such as abseiling or scuba diving.
Therapists and disability specialists
Yooralla provides a wide range of therapy support to people with disability of all ages. We have physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech pathologists and psychologists who often work in multi-disciplinary teams to support customers to achieve their goals. We employ many early intervention assistants and teachers with expertise in supporting children with disability. Case managers and support coordinators are a growing part of our workforce who assist customers manage their supports and NDIS plans.
Here are the kinds of positions specifically for people with disability:
Yooralla provides opportunities for people with disability to work within Yooralla’s Business Enterprises across Victoria.
Our Business Enterprises support individuals to engage in meaningful work, earn a wage, and prosper from satisfying and rewarding supported employment.
In a supported employment role with Yooralla you can gain practical skills in areas such as manufacturing, packing and shipping of goods, catering, agriculture, horticulture and customer service.
To find out more about Yooralla's supported employment vacancies contact us.
Flexible work opportunities – we’re hiring now!
Right now, we’re recruiting people interested in working with children, young people and adults with disability.
We are looking for people who want to support people with disability, to enable them to actively participate in the community. Work is available out in the community, in our recreational programs, in people’s homes and in Yooralla’s community hubs. This means you can find something local that works for you.
You can take on as much or as little work as you like. The work is casual and the hours are flexible. You can work anytime during the day, as well as after-hours and on weekends.
No previous experience is necessary, just a desire to learn new skills and meet new people. Comprehensive training is provided for all new employees.
Interested? Contact our People and Culture team on firstname.lastname@example.org or view and apply for Yooralla’s current disability support worker vacancies.
Equal opportunity employment
Yooralla is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEO), actively fostering diversity in the workplace. As a disability organisation, we encourage applications for employment from people with disability.
We’re keen to provide opportunities for you to engage in meaningful work, build your skills and prosper from a satisfying and rewarding career.
Yooralla also provides employment for people with disability through our business enterprises.
Working with Yooralla
If you want a rewarding role empowering people with disability we’d love to welcome you to our team! Join Yooralla and you’ll work as part of a positive and passionate team, in an organisation that has more than 100 years’ history. Yooralla supports Victorians with disability of all ages and needs, in their home and in the community. As one of Victoria’s oldest and largest not-for-profit disability services providers, Yooralla can provide you with a unique career path where your strengths, enthusiasm and skills are well-rewarded.
If you are interested in applying for any of the positions listed, please click on the relevant position and click on apply now. If you have queries in relation to the position please call the contact person listed on the advertisement.
Applications can also be forwarded to:
People & Culture
PO Box 238 Collins Street West, Melbourne, VIC 8007
Phone: 03 9666 4501