Wellways is an equal opportunity employer that offers generous salary packaging and opportunities to undertake professional training and development. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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If you would like to speak to someone about any of our career opportunities, please contact the relevant recruiting manager listed on each of the positions or the Wellways People and Culture team on 1300 111 400.

If there are no relevant positions currently available, matching your profile or interest, please send us your expression of interest to careers@wellways.org including:

  • CV/Resume 
  • a Cover Letter and
  • the exact location, region or state you would be interested to work in.

Learn more about what Wellways can offer you and view our current career opportunities.

Featured positions

Regional Manager

Support and reinforce a coordinated approach to the implementation of strategic objectives, and promote a customer-focused, high-functioning and collaborative Wellways culture across the region.

Location: Mackay or Townsville, QLD

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Housing and Recovery Assertive Outreach Worker

The Housing and Assertive Outreach Worker will work with individuals to develop, review and maintain on-going recovery plans and tailor goals to address any housing issues while maximising social and well-being opportunities.

Location: Melbourne, VIC

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Support Worker

We are looking for Support Workers, to deliver a variety of services to participants to support them to live a fulfilling and meaningful life in the community.

Location: St Ives, NSW

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Team Leader - NDIS

The Team Leader provides coaching and support to frontline employees and lead innovation and design of supportive structures for our direct support workforce, through group supervision models and training opportunities.

Location: Box Hill, VIC

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Staff benefits

  1. Salary packaging benefits
    Wellways is classified as a public benevolent institution, allowing us to offer salary packaging benefits that can increase take home pay. This means you can spend a portion of your pre-tax salary on rent, mortgage repayments, dining out and car leasing.
  2. Holiday leave loading
    Wellways permanent staff receive a 17.5 per cent leave loading every time they take a holiday. This means an employee taking annual leave is entitled to an extra payment on their base rate of pay. 
  3. Flexible work arrangements 
    Many of our staff opt to work hours that suit family or study commitments. Wellways staff are able to negotiate their preferred hours of work to suit their lifestyle.
  4. Discount health insurance
    Employees who take advantage of salary packaging also have access to discounted health insurance through a corporate partner program.
  5. Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    The Employee Assistance Program is a free and confidential counselling service available to staff and their family for either work-related or personal matters.
  6. Professional development
    We believe in developing our people. We can offer career opportunities for those interested in developing specialist skills in the community mental health area or in the expanding National Disability Insurance Scheme service landscape. We also provide ongoing training and development supervision, so you can improve your skills and advance your career.
  7. Locations of work
    Our network exists along the eastern seaboard, allowing potential work opportunities at a diverse range of geographical locations.
  8. Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP)
    We are committed to reconciliation and work respectfully and meaningfully with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
  9. Respected organisation 
    Wellways is a leading mental health and disability organisation that advocates for community inclusion.

For details contact Wellways People & Culture team on 1300 111 400 or email careers@wellways.org