Blairlogie is a community based organisation inclusive of clients, families, carers, staff and management. One of the common things people say about Blairlogie is the friendly environment and they develop and nurture lifelong friendships.
Blairlogie is a place where we aspire to build a society where people with a disability are genuinely participating in the social and economic life of our community.
Our clients range from high and complex needs to clients that need minimal support and our support is always based on our clients individual goals.
Most days we have well over 20 different activities running. Examples of the activities are Woodwork, Pottery, Recycled Craft, Drama, Music, Cooking, Dancing, Archery, Travel Training, Budgeting, Meals on Wheels delivery and Bush walking.
Blairlogie is managed by CEO Carolyn Carr and Governed by a Board of Management. There is a dynamic management team including Bev – Corporate Services Manager, Shannon – Manager Service Development & Strategy, Ron – Manager Individual Services & Supports and Sandra – Human Resources Manager.
New to the Disability Sector?
Big changes are afoot with the disability sector because of the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
Variety of work – One on One or Group Services and Supports, Respite,
Variety of hours – School hours, Respite, Evening work, School Holiday Work
What our Staff say…
“I love the clients, the staff and the environment. It has taken me all my working life to find a job I love.” Kathleen – June 2015
“My efforts are appreciated by the clients participating in the activities that I run. I also like the variety of activities that I get to do over a week.” Mark – June 2015
“I like working at Blairlogie because it gives me the opportunity to work closely with people to fulfil their potential and achieve their goals.” Paul – June 2015
“Who wouldn’t want to work in this beautiful natural setting” Vicky – June 2015
“It gives me satisfaction in my life to support our clients to learn and achieve their goals.” Joanne – June 2015
What we are looking for in a Blairlogie Staff member.
Knowledge in the disability can be an advantage but the biggest thing we are after is a COMMITTED, SUPPORTIVE, RESPECTFUL and CARING attitude to our clients. Passion for inclusiveness in our communities.
Qualifications are not a requirement at Blairlogie as we value work and life experience from other industries and sectors as this in turn brings value to Blairlogie and our clients.
There are many more benefits for working at Blairlogie but here are a few……..
Blairlogie is a ‘Not for Profit’ enabling us to offer a competitive salary and extensive salary packaging options to staff.
Natural Bush Setting
Working Close to home
Professional Development days.
Strong leadership & support
Collaborative Decision Making
Employee Assistance Program
How do you apply?
For more information on working for us or submitting an Application/Resume please contact
Sandra Shaw – Human Resources Manager on 5978 7900 or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.