Community Services Careers

Are you an empathetic, helpful and caring person? A career in community services is all about making a living through helping others – and it’s a field that’s vital to maintaining the wellbeing of the community at large.

Community services workers are in high demand. The industry is in constant need of qualified, trained professionals to help those who need it the most. You could find yourself working with the elderly or disabled, with disadvantaged youth, with refugees, those struggling with addictions, or disadvantaged community groups.

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Community Services - Careers That Make a Difference

If you enjoy helping people and want an interesting and varied career, then you should consider a rewarding career in community services!

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International Volunteer Day - 5 December

International Volunteer Day celebrates one of the most honourable jobs in the world – being a volunteer.

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Increasing demand in the helping professions

The health care and social services industry is Australia’s largest employment sector, and over the next five years it’s expected to provide more jobs than any other industry.

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Why I went back to study at 50

Think you\'re too old to go back to uni? Think again. Anne tells us why she decided it was time to go back to the books at the age of 50.

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Why a career in community services is a good fit for working mums

Returning to work after maternity (or paternity!) leave is often the best time to consider a career change. If you\'re after a pathway that offers flexibility, support and a way to give back to the community – look no further.

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