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Careers at Westhaven

Working in the disability sector is more than just a job. It's an opportunity to help make a difference to people’s lives and build a more inclusive community.

Westhaven offers rewarding career opportunities, including working with children and adults with a disability in delivering a variety of services to support them to live the life they choose. 

The Westhaven Association is an award winning Employer of Choice 

                                

Current vacancies

For current career opportunities with Westhaven check out our Jobs Portal.

Why work at Westhaven?

  • We pride ourselves on our fantastic and positive work culture
  • Friendly and caring work environment
  • Flexible work hours
  • Work with people from all walks of life – we’re proud of our diverse workforce!
  • We’re a dynamic and growing business
  • Rewarding and challenging experience
  • Access to salary sacrifice benefits
  • Excellent training opportunities
  • Our employee wellness program includes Fitness Passport discounted gym and pool rates

Types of roles at Westhaven

We are focused on providing a high level of quality care to our wonderful clients through a variety of roles:

  • Support workers – these roles are hands-on in providing direct support to people with disabilities. These roles can involve anything from intensive personal care to assisting clients in actively participating in a community setting or supporting their work ambitions.
  • Service administration – these roles support clients to achieve their goals and assist in problem solving to find the right supports for people.
  • Specialist roles – a range of professional roles in case management, project management and wellbeing
  • Management roles – support our staff, manage budgets and guide service improvement.

A day in the life of a supported employee 

Westhaven provides employment opportunities for people with disabilities in a supportive and caring environment. 

Our supported employees Nick, Stephen, Margie and Peter talk about what it's like working at Westhaven.

 

Read more about Westhaven’s supported employment opportunities.

 

Kendall's story

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Kendall has been working with Westhaven since 2012, first as a support worker and now as a team leader.

“Before I came to work here I was working in community services, providing in-home care to the aged community. I started working for Westhaven because I have a passion for supporting and caring for people.”

“I enjoy the challenges I encounter every day, the versatility of my job and being part of a supportive team. I also gain ongoing training here.”

“I enjoy being part of our clients’ journey and I learn every day.”