Transition into Disability

Are you qualified and experienced in an area of the community services sector and looking to transition into Disability?

A career in Disability can be extremely rewarding and open many opportunities that offer a variety of flexible shifts to support a healthy work/life balance. Some opportunities available at ONCALL include supporting clients in residential facilities, providing in-home support, 1:1 support, assisting clients with transportation to appointments, and as emergency support for leading Disability service providers.

Depending on your level of experience/transferable skills (eg delivering personal care, administering medication, supporting people with complex behaviours) we can assist in transferring your existing skill set into a fulfilling career in Disability with ONCALL.

Where you may be coming from

If you have a minimum of 6 months working experience in one of the following fields, we can assist you to transition into Disability care:

  • Aged Care
  • Child protection
  • Family services
  • Mental Health
  • Nursing/Health Care
  • Counselling
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services

What you need to transition

In addition to your relevant experience, you must have or be willing to undertake:

  • NDIS Worker Screening check
  • NDIS Worker Orientation Module
  • Working With Children Check (WWCC) (VIC)
  • Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme Check (DWES) (VIC)
  • Blue Card (QLD)
  • A current Yellow Card (QLD)
  • A car and current valid driver’s licence
  • Working With Children Check
  • First Aid and CPR Certificate
  • Administration of Medication
  • Manual Handling

WHAT DISABILITY WORKERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT WORKING AT ONCALL

I have enjoyed working for ONCALL for over 6 years and have a lot of respect for the company. I've had a lot of my friends jump on board.

ONCALL Support Worker

ONCALL makes me feel empowered when I’m at work. They are always so supportive, I have never felt more safe at work.

ONCALL Support Worker

If you do not hold the relevant experience or qualification for this role and are interested to work in this sector, our JobReady program enables people with no experience to start a new career in disability. Find out more here.