Close Search
 
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES for the COMMON GOOD
News  |  Careers

Jobs Available for NDIS Agency


20 September 2012 at 9:54 am
Staff Reporter
People with disability and people who work with them, are being encouraged to express their interest in working for the National Disability Insurance Scheme Launch Transition Agency.

Staff Reporter | 20 September 2012 at 9:54 am


0 Comments


 Print
Jobs Available for NDIS Agency
20 September 2012 at 9:54 am

People with disability and people who work with them are being encouraged to express their interest in working for the National Disability Insurance Scheme Launch Transition Agency.

The NDIS Transition Agency is looking for people to fill a range of roles, including in management, leadership and finance as well as the roles of local area coordinators and customer service officers.

Expressions of interest are also being sought from people who have allied health qualifications who can help people with disability plan for their current and future needs.

The Minister for Disability Reform, Jenny Macklin, says the Government is particularly encouraging applications from people with disability or people who have worked with or supported people with disability to submit an expression of interest.

“This lived experience of disability will be an important part of delivering the scheme on the ground,” Macklin said. 

Agency positions will be available across all five launch locations and are expected to commence from early to mid-2013, with a small number starting in the coming weeks or months.

“The Agency will match people with the required skills and experience from the Expression of Interest list with vacant positions as they become available,” Macklin said.

The Federal Government will invest $1 billion in the first stage of a National Disability Insurance Scheme, which will start from July next year.

Around 20,000 people with disability, their families and carers living in launch sites in the ACT, South Australia, Tasmania, the Barwon region of Victoria and the Hunter in NSW are expected benefit from the first stage of the scheme.

For more information, go to www.ndis.gov.au
 



PB Careers
Get your biweekly dose of news, opinion and analysis to keep you up to date with what’s happening and why it matters for you, sent every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

Got a story to share?

Got a news tip or article idea for Pro Bono News? Or perhaps you would like to write an article and join a growing community of sector leaders sharing their thoughts and analysis with Pro Bono News readers? Get in touch at news@probonoaustralia.com.au or download our contributor guidelines.

Advertisement


Get more stories like this

FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Using the past as a power

Maggie Coggan

Tuesday, 15th June 2021 at 8:20 am

Wipe down that desk, it might be the key to your work-day success

Maggie Coggan

Thursday, 10th June 2021 at 3:35 pm

Accessing the inaccessible

Maggie Coggan

Monday, 7th June 2021 at 5:25 pm

pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook
×