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We inspire people to enrich their lives for a better future.

At Ability Assist, we inspire people to enrich their lives for a better future. We stand up for people’s rights, we create opportunities for our clients, we get our people involved, we don’t make promises we can’t keep, we honour diversity, and we give people a voice.

We provide a range of services to clients who come from different backgrounds and experiences and similarly we value the diversity of the people we employ. We are guided by the people we support and assist them to achieve what they want from their life.

We are entrusted to provide supports and services to people with some of the most complex needs therefore it is important to us that the people we employ are kind, compassionate, understanding, caring and can help our clients rediscover their smile.

If you are passionate about what we do and what we stand for, then we would love to hear from you!

Discover a career that brings fulfilment, flexibility, and a supportive working environment. Join our esteemed team of over 300 Child Protection Support Workers, Disability Support Workers, Residential Care Workers, and Youth Support Workers at Ability Assist, where you can make a significant impact on the lives of people we support. Whether it’s assisting clients with daily living activities, encouraging community participation, imparting new life skills that bolsters the confidence of our clients and strengthens their independence, no two days are ever the same.


At Ability Assist, we take pride in our diverse and inclusive workforce and culture. This is what sets us apart. Our team comprise of individuals from over 23 nationalities representing various ages, genders, religions, sexual orientations, and an amazing array of experiences. The rich tapestry of life experiences not only enriches our organisation but drives the exceptional quality of our work.

We foster an environment that is encouraging whereby your thoughts and ideas are valued. We are transparent in our interactions with you and communicate in a very open manner. We will support you with your career aspirations and will encourage you to grow, development and learn with us.

As an employee of Ability Assist, you will be able to access:

  • Annual leave loading.
  • Internal and external training.
  • Developmental opportunities.
  • Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs.
  • Our Employee Assistance program for yourself and your immediate family / household members.
  • Supportive supervision.

By choosing to be a part of Ability Assist, you’re not just joining a team; you’re becoming a vital contributor to a compassionate, diverse, and supportive community. Join us and experience Ability Assist for yourself.

For a full list of our current vacancies please search through our current opportunities:

Note: To be considered for, and appointed to, a position with Ability Assist, it is a requirement that you currently hold, or are willing to obtain or provide the following:

  • Working with Children Check.
  • Satisfactory National Policy Check & International Police Check if required.
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check.
  • Current drivers’ license.
  • Disqualified Carers Check.
  • Evidence of Relevant Qualifications.
  • Proof of Right to Work in Australia.

Ability Assist acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of this land, and we pay our respects to Elders past and present and emerging and thank them for their care of the land on which we live today. We stand against discrimination on any basis.

We also confirm our commitment as an organisation to the safety and wellbeing of children. Every day, Ability Assist provide support and care to children. We want every one of those children to feel as safe and as respected as they should. Ensuring children are well cared for, supported, and protected is an absolute, non-negotiable priority.

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