People

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Board & CEO

CareWest is led by an engaged skills-based Board comprising six members from a cross-section of professions and combined plethora of experience, ensuring continued excellence in service provision across our wide geographic footprint.
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Senior Managers

Our Senior Management Team has diverse and extensive experience in the community, government and private sectors. Bringing a wealth of knowledge in their respective fields including child & family, disability, and aged services, as well as in finance, human resources, quality and clinical services and marketing, the team effects the belief that diversity of experience helps provide the best leadership and ultimately best practice delivery of services to those who need assistance.
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Careers

Great Careers Start Right Here! CareWest is committed to building the capacity and capability of individuals, families and communities.  To do this successfully means we rely on teams of dedicated and competent staff who share our values to support our clients and our business.

Our goal is simple - to ensure we attract and retain the best staff possible who bring energy, initiative and new ideas to the organisation.  We believe that a diverse workforce encourages innovation and team work and that all staff should be supported to realise their potential.  Our staff come from a wide variety of backgrounds, skills and experience. This diversity allows us to understand our clients and their communities and creates a vibrant and interesting working environment.
If you need assistance or have any questions, please feel free to contact our Human Resources team on 02-6391-2400 or recruitment@cw.org.au.

CareWest understands that our employees and volunteers are our greatest asset and therefore we are committed to building the capability and capacity of our staff.  CareWest is very proud of the investment we make in training and development opportunities for staff.  We are also proud to be able to offer our staff increasingly diverse career paths as we grow and expand into new service and geographic areas.
CareWest’s head office is based in Orange, three and a half hours’ drive west of Sydney, which offers all the benefits of a country lifestyle coupled with a vibrant local community.  Orange is becoming increasingly renowned for its food and wine industry and offers established educational facilities and recreational activities for individuals and families.  We also have offices located in across the Central West, Orana Far West and Riverina Murray regions of NSW. Please see our contact us page for a complete list of our office locations.
CareWest offers staff a range of benefits including a flexible and family friendly workplace and the opportunity to take advantage of salary packaging benefits and the satisfaction of making a difference to the lives of the clients and communities with which we work.
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Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers are a valuable part of CareWest’s vision, by increasing the support we can offer to individuals, families and communities. Volunteering is important to cohesive and sustainable communities in regional Australia. Our volunteers tell us they are proud to make a difference and give back to their community.

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, develop professional skills and be an active member of your community. CareWest has almost 70 volunteers who support their local communities. Volunteer opportunities range across a variety of services and will be arranged to suit your lifestyle choices, matching the role to the time you wish to offer. Our volunteers are supported by our commitment to the National Standards for Volunteer Involvement in Not-For-Profit Organisations. This ensures volunteers are managed, supported and resourced in accordance with the National Standards and we advocate strongly that volunteer positions are never used to replace paid positions, only to add extra support and services to our customers and communities. CareWest values the important contribution our volunteers make to their community and take this opportunity to say Thank You once again. To volunteer please complete the form in the link. For more information about volunteering with CareWest call Alicia on 1300 227 393.
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Rhys Lord thinks CareWest's Transition To Work Program is the best Transition To Work Program he has been to. Nice words indeed to hear - but really this story is about Rhys and the independence he has achieved through gaining work at Bunnings in ...

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