Be part of a leading not-for-profit organisation where the work you do supports the delivery of high quality Disability and Therapy Services for Territorians. Find your next role below.

Client Services Manager

The Client Services Manager will provide leadership and management across Carpentaria’s client services portfolio, including service development, design and delivery. You will work closely and collaboratively with relevant internal and external stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams to develop and deliver person-centred, high-quality services to support participants with a range of support needs, and take the lead in operationalising, managing and reviewing services. The Position Description is available here. The Role Profile and measures for success can be found here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

People and Learning Manager

The People and Learning Manager is a key member of Carpentaria’s Corporate Services Directorate and Carpentaria’s Leadership Team. This position is responsible for leading a team of HR professionals in the delivery of contemporary HR process and practices across the organisation. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Speech Pathologist, Specialising in Dysphagia/Swallowing

We are searching for a Speech Pathologist to deliver specialist services to adults with complex swallowing and communication needs. You will work as part of our multi-disciplinary Therapy Services team, providing support while utilising a person-centred approach that promotes choice and control to participants. The Position Description is available here. Learn more about the benefits of joining our Therapy Services team here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Cafe Workplace Trainer

The Cafe at Harry’s Place is a community-based cafe with a strong focus on providing employment and training opportunities for people with disability. The Cafe Workplace Trainer is responsible for supporting and facilitating skill development and learning opportunities for people with disabilities in a supported employment environment. This position is also responsible for supporting the Cafe in day-to-day activities. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Workforce Support Coordinator

The Workforce Support Coordinator is an organised, adaptable, and efficient systems superstar. This role supports our Independent Living team, connecting the right people to participants to achieve positive participant outcomes. This role is responsible for rostering a 24-hour workforce and working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Customer Service Officer, Therapy Services

This position provides essential customer service and administration support to ensure the efficient and effective operation of our Therapy Services team. The role includes working with Allied Health Professionals and across Carpentaria programs to support the onboarding, scheduling, and delivery of high-quality person-centred supports and services. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Independent Living Coach (Disability Support Worker)

This position works as part of a team to provide person centred support to people with disability. In this role you will support participants to acquire independent living skills and to reach their potential in the home environment and in the community, in a way that aligns with the participant’s NDIS goals. The Position Description is available here. Learn more about the benefits of a Disability Support Worker career with Carpentaria here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Specialist Independent Living Coach (Specialist Disability Support Worker)

This position provides person centred independent living support to Carpentaria participants with diverse and complex support needs in community based supported accommodation settings. You will have a genuine passion for supporting people, and experience providing support to people with complex behaviours relating to their disability, trauma, dependence on alcohol or other drugs, and/or mental health. The Position Description is available here. Learn more about the benefits of a Disability Support Worker career with Carpentaria here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience via the Seek advert.

Psychologist, Therapy Services

Available as a full or part time position, an exciting opportunity exists for a Psychologist to join our multi-disciplinary Therapy Services team. This role is responsible for delivering person-centred counselling and psychological tailored therapeutic interventions to people receiving disability supports under the NDIS. The Position Description is available here. An overview of the financial and professional benefits of working in Carpentaria’s Therapy Services team is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

Speech Pathologist, Therapy Services

Darwin or Alice Springs

As part of a dynamic and growing multi-disciplinary team, this role is responsible for planning, delivering and evaluating person-centred Speech Pathology services that deliver choice and control to NDIS and other participants, and meet participant plan goals for the NDIS or other schemes.  Paediatric and adult caseloads are available, in an urban and remote setting. The Position Description is available here. An overview of the financial and professional benefits of working in Carpentaria’s Therapy Services team is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

Coordinator of Supports

Darwin or Alice Springs

An exciting opportunity exists to join the team as we add Coordination of Supports to our service offering. Work closely with a range of participants to ensure a mix of supports and services are identified that can increase their capacity to maintain relationships, manage service delivery tasks, live more independently and be included in the community. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

Specialist Support Coordinator

Darwin or Alice Springs

An exciting opportunity exists to join the team as we add Coordination of Supports to our service offering. We are seeking Specialist Coordinators of Support who are truly committed to linking participants with services that aim to improve their quality of life. This role is responsible for providing comprehensive support coordination to participants with complex needs, behaviours of concern, medical needs, or other high risk circumstances. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

Behaviour Support Practitioners

Utilising knowledge of mental health, social development and therapeutic interventions that enhance quality of life, this role is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring behaviour support plans that are individualised and support the emotional and behavioural support needs of a person with disability. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

Occupational Therapist, Therapy Services

Darwin or Alice Springs

Responsible for planning, delivering and evaluating person-centred Occupational Therapy services for adults, this role is available as a full or part time position within a dynamic multi-disciplinary Allied Health team. The Position Description is available here. An overview of the financial and professional benefits of working in Carpentaria’s Therapy Services team is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

The benefits of working as an Allied Health professional with our Therapy Services team are:

For further information about vacancies in Carpentaria’s Therapy Services team, or to learn more about opportunities for relocation support, please contact the Therapy Services Team on 08 8920 9400.

Recruitment Overview

Carpentaria employs high quality staff in a range of specialist disability support and Allied Health roles to support clients across our Therapy Services, Pathways Program and Independent Living Services. Recruitment to positions at Carpentaria is based on values, skills and qualifications.

We are experiencing a growth of programs and the creation of additional roles to support Carpentaria’s services in urban and remote locations across the Northern Territory. From Specialist Disability Support and Allied Health professionals to corporate roles, Carpentaria offers a rewarding career in a dynamic workplace. Positions are based in tropical Darwin and outback Alice Springs.

Carpentaria employs evidence-based practice, with research driving continual innovation and growth. Staff have access to comprehensive training and skill development as well as regular upskilling opportunities and ongoing specialist disability training, including positive behaviour support, person-centred active support and risk management.

Competitive remuneration packages, including generous salary packaging benefits, are available. Offers of employment at Carpentaria are subject to a satisfactory police clearance. Employees must also commit to understanding and abiding by Carpentaria’s Code of Conduct which incorporates the NDIS standards.

Role requirements include:

      • NDIS Worker Screen Clearance (forms.pfes.nt.gov.au/safent/)
      • NDIS Worker Orientation module (training.ndiscommission.gov.au)
      • Police check (within the past 6 months)
      • First Aid and CPR certificate
      • Working with Children Check (Ochre card)
      • Driver’s Licence
      • Evidence of relevant qualifications
      • Evidence of Australian work rights (current visa or birth certificate)
      • COVID Vaccination Certificate

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. We look forward to hearing from you.