Current Position Openings

Disability Support Worker

Community Services & Development
Aged & Disability Support
$25 - $34.99 per hour
Part time

Following a recent restructure, Hartley Lifecare is excited to announce we have multiple permanent part time (PPT) positions available in various locations across Canberra. 

Remuneration will be in accordance with the SCHADS Award, plus Hartley also pays over and above the Award for Sleepovers.  Furthermore, each employee has the ability to salary sacrifice approximately $17,000 gross from their salary each year, which has significant tax benefits. Additionally, Hartley prides itself on developing its employees through its unique Training Framework and opportunities for traineeships, mentoring and internal advancement.   It is a wonderful and respected organisation to work for and continues to have strong links and connections to the local Canberra community, including through its unique hydrotherapy pool.

If you are interested in applying for one of these positions, please express your interest by applying through SEEK to receive a Summary of the current positions available in an Application Pack.  The Summary will include specific details of each position, including title, shift patterns, hours of work and location of work. When you have identified a position(s) you would like to apply for from the Summary, you can apply for the position by returning Application Pack. When you are completing the application package, it is very important that you specify which position you are interested in applying for.


Desired Attributes

  • A genuine desire to support people with disability live their best life 
  • An ability to be flexible and adaptable 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Patience, ability and determination to create and sustain a safe and stable home environment 
  • Willingness to learn new skills 
  • Positive attitude 
  • Qualification in Disability (Desired but not essential) 


The successful candidate must have: 


If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please feel free to contact Natalie or Annabel at the office on 62824411 or by emailing 

Market Assistant

$20 - $29.99 per hour + relevant penalty rates.

Are you interested in a flexible opportunity? 

One that will give you the chance to contribute to the community and provide you with a sense of purpose?

Hartley Lifecare has an exciting opportunity for a new Hall Market Assistant to work at our monthly Hall Markets. This position will ideally suit someone who is semi-retired/retired and is physically fit to ensure they can complete the inherent requirements of the position. 

The position: 

The assistant’s role will be to help the Market Manager and Markets team to set up, deliver and support in the running of one of Hartley’s primary fundraising events. This role will be fun and enjoyable whilst also being demanding with various heavy lifting tasks involved.  

The role will be approximately 24 hours of work for the month on the Market weekend (the first weekend of each month, expect January) providing great flexibility for the successful applicant.

The successful candidate will:

If you are interested in applying for this role or have any further questions, please contact the HR Officer at