This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients’ homes, who support to empower people with disabilities. Through this support, they can achieve more independence, self- reliance, and wellbeing and can participate to the fullest extent in the community.
These workers promote a person-centered approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise or coordinate a small team.
There is a practical component with work placement that provides real-world exposure to students. The course modules are structured to provide a balanced program of theory and practice relevant to the career across the healthcare industry.
Possible Job Outcomes
• Behavioral Support Officer
• Marketing Coordinator
• Development Officer
• Project Officer (Life Enhancement Team)
• Disability Support – Day Support
• Residential Care Officer
• Disability Support Officer/Worker
• Social Educator
• Senior Personal Care Assistant
• Employment Coordinator (Disability)
• Job Coordinator
• Social Trainer
• Lifestyle Support Officer
• Local Area Coordinator