Disability Services

Disability Services

No matter where you are in life, or what study or career goals you may have for your future, TasTAFE has a qualifi cation or training program that is right for you!

Few professions offer the opportunities, challenges and rewards available to people working in the Disability Services industry.

Employment opportunities in this vital sector are strong, varied and transferable. And best of all, a qualification in one of these areas will be highly sought after, with the sector being one of Tasmania (and Australia’s) largest employment growth areas.

Depending on your area of interest, there are a wide range of course options available for you to study at TasTAFE. These include qualifications that prepare you for a career as a carer or support person, program coordinator or manager.

Employment in these, or similar roles, will offer you the chance to work in a variety of locations and service environments, including group homes, day support programs, leisure and recreation facilities, employment support services and advocacy organisations.

If you choose to pursue a career in this sector, you will have the chance to make a real difference in peoples’ everyday lives, and get to work with like-minded people and other professionals while you do it.

So, if you enjoy working with people, helping others and you are prepared to work hard, then undertaking a qualification in this area may well be just the thing for you!

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