Carpentaria employs high quality staff in a range of specialist disability support and Allied Health roles to support clients across our Carpentaria Kids, Adult Day Service, Support Coordination, Supported Independent Living, Adult Allied Health Team and Respite / Short Term Accommodation services. Recruitment to positions at Carpentaria is based on values, skills and qualifications.

The introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the Northern Territory has resulted in the growth of programs and the creation of additional roles to support Carpentaria’s services in urban and remote locations. From Specialist Disability Support to Speech Pathology, Physiotherapy, Psychology and Occupational Therapy, Carpentaria offers a rewarding career in a dynamic workplace.

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.


Carpentaria is currently recruiting:

  • Allied Health Administration Support Officer – this role supports the work of a range of experienced Allied Health Professionals. The successful applicant requires excellent organisational, planning and scheduling skills, along with experience in managing a range of competing priorities. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your application to by Thursday 24 January 2019. For further details or enquiries, contact Fiona Tipping on 08 8920 9400 or
  • Psychologist, Carpentaria Kids –  this role is responsible for providing Psychology services to children aged birth to 18 years with developmental, behavioural and mental health difficulties. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to

For further information about any of the Allied Health roles advertised above, and to see whether you are eligible for relocation allowances, please contact Carpentaria’s Allied Health Manager Fiona Tipping on 08 8920 9400.


From time to time, Carpentaria recruits Disability Support Workers. To express your interest in joining the Carpentaria team as a Disability Support Worker, please complete the following online form or download the form and email to 

Please note that your application will be placed on file and you will only be contacted if a suitable position arises.

Click here to download the employment application form

Click here to fill in the employment application form online 

(Please note that a copy of your full or provisional NT Drivers Licence, Criminal History Check, Working With Children, First Aid Certificate and current resume is required to complete this application.)

Thank you for your interest in joining our team.

These videos feature a Carpentaria Disability Support Worker and a Carpentaria Psychologist describing their work, with thanks to the Industry Skills Advisory Council NT and