Child enjoys a story with her parents during a therapy session

Careers

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 will result 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 and Social Work 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.

VACANT POSITIONS

Carpentaria is currently recruiting:

  • Remote Allied Health Early Intervention Services Project Officer – working with the Carpentaria Kids team, this role is responsible for scoping, developing, implementing and evaluating a sustainable remote children’s early intervention and therapy service, consistent with Carpentaria Kids service delivery. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

 

  • Occupational Therapist, Adult Allied Health – this role is responsible for planning, delivering and evaluating person-centred Occupational Therapy services that deliver choice and control to NDIS and other participants and meet participant plan goals for the NDIS or other schemes. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

 

  • Occupational Therapist, Carpentaria Kids – this role is responsible for providing Occupational Therapy and key worker services to children aged birth to 18 years with developmental difficulties. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

 

  • Physiotherapist, Adult Allied Health – this role is responsible for planning, delivering and evaluating person-centred Physiotherapy services that deliver choice and control to NDIS and other participants and meet participant plan goals for the NDIS or other schemes. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

 

  • Physiotherapist, Carpentaria Kids –  this role is responsible for providing Physiotherapy and key worker services to children aged birth to 18 years with developmental difficulties. The Position Description is available here. Please submit your resume and a one page overview of your experience to hr@carpentaria.org.au

 

  • Psychologist, Carpentaria Kids –  this role is responsible for providing Psychology and key worker 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 hr@carpentaria.org.au

 

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.

 

DISABILITY SUPPORT WORKER POSITIONS

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 recruitment@carpentaria.org.au. 

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 jobsinthent.com.au