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CTC is a proactive organisation, continually identifying and addressing gaps in community services in the South Burnett. We are therefore continually seeking skilled and committed staff to join our various teams.

If you would like to find out about current opportunities within our organisation, please keep a check on this page. If you would like more information about working for South Burnett CTC please contact Janet Champney (Manager - Human Resources) on (07) 4162 9000 or e-mail

To 'Discover the Magic' of working in the South Burnett please visit the Discover South Burnett website.

Positions Vacant

Family Support Practitioner - Full Time, CTC Intensive Family Support Service

Applications Close 14 March 2021

Intensive Family Support (IFS) aims to build the capacity of families to adequately nurture, protect and keep their children safe and in the home.  The service responds to vulnerable families with children and young people (unborn to 18) who are at risk of involvement in the statutory child protection system. IFS is a consent based program providing case management for clients.  Family Support Practitioners work collaboratively with families to identify and prioritise their presenting needs and provide intensive support interventions and engagement with specialist services.

Applicants must provide a resume, referee details and covering letter outlining how they meet the following broad requirements of the position:

  • Tertiary qualifications (University level, 3 or 4 year degree) in Human Services or a related field
  • Ability to use a variety of tools to successfully engage with hard-to-reach families with complex issues and lead a single case plan
  • Ability and willingness to provide practical in home support to families through a strength based approach
  • Flexibility to adjust hours when required to meet the support and safety needs of clients
  • Demonstrated skills in maintaining personal safety and the safety of colleagues and clients through understanding and responding to indicators of risk
  • Time management and IT competency to ensure all assessments, case notes, safety plans, risk assessments, support plans, home visits, training, departmental meetings and other responsibilities/deadlines are met and to ensure that client files are kept up to date within the required timeframe on a data capture system
  • Ability to respond in a culturally sensitive way to service users and community need
  • A professional understanding of privacy and confidentiality in relation to the sharing of information
  • An understanding of the Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Act 2012 and the Child Protection Act 1999
  • Working with Children Blue Card
  • Qld Driver Licence
  • First Aid and CPR Certificates

CLICK HERE to download the Position Description

Applications to CTC Human Resources, PO Box 490, Kingaroy 4610  Email:   Phone: (07) 4162 9000

Disability Support Workers - Casual

Ongoing applications accepted

CTC Disability Services Support Workers are rostered to provide a comprehensive suite of supports to people with a disability across the South Burnett in accordance with CTC’s Certificate of Registration with the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission (and also offers a Fee for Service system if requested).

Applicants must provide a resume, referee details and covering letter outlining how they meet the following broad requirements of the position:

  • An understanding of the Disability Sector and the ability to provide quality support to meet the goals outlined in an NDIS Participant Plan
  • Experience in computer/mobile phone technology is required for roster management/posting shifts, claiming approved vehicle mileage and compiling case notes to an industry standard
  • A reliable, registered private vehicle, covered by comprehensive insurance, suitable for transporting participants
  • Availability and willingness to work flexibly to contribute at short notice to a 24 hour, 7 day per week roster system
  • Queensland Driver’s Licence
  • Working with Children Blue Card and Disability Services Positive Exemption Notice (Yellow) Card or ability to acquire
  • Current Fist Aid and CPR certificates or ability to acquire

Applications to CTC Human Resources, PO Box 490, Kingaroy 4610  Email  Phone: 4162 9000

CLICK HERE to download the position description

Why Work in the Magical South Burnett                      

Why not enjoy a new quality of life in regional Queensland. Here at CTC we would like to tap into the public's growing awareness of the lifestyle benefits offered by regional centres such as Nanango, Kingaroy, Wondai and Murgon (only 2 hours drive from Brisbane and the Sunshine or Fraser Coasts) as great places to live, work and invest. We have provided below a small sample of information and links to showcase to South East Queensland (Brisbane, Sunshine & Gold Coast) residents the attraction of a regional lifestyle and demonstrate that it no longer requires a sacrifice in terms of access to quality services, infrastructure and job opportunities.

Some of the benefits of living and working in the South Burnett:

  • New Location, New Life
  • More Room, Less Mortgage - Housing costs dramaticlly lower than the capital cities
  • Goodbye Peak Hour

Careers - There are excellent career prospects in each of the four major communities in the South Burnett and business opportunities for individuals and families who are looking to take the next step, pursue a change or start their own business.

Family Life - A “new town, new life” in the South Burnett means a great lifestyle, fantastic housing and a welcoming and safe community in which to raise your family. It means less time commuting, working and stressing, and more time for you and your family.

The South Burnett has numerous excellent independent and public schools and an abundance of preschools and day-care centres. Sporting facilities are also well-covered in the South Burnett, with a large variety of clubs and groups providing recreation for the entire family.

Entertainment activities are plentiful, with a cinema, galleries, museums, festivals, concerts and a steady stream of events covering music, food, art and much more. To access more information, visit

Lifestyle - Residing in a regional town has many of the benefits of a capital city without the hassles. What we’re talking about is not a sea change, but a TREE CHANGE.

A move to the South Burnett is a move to a region with less traffic, a great lifestyle, a welcoming and safe community, numerous fantastic cafes and restaurants and a beautiful, bigger home with a smaller mortgage to raise your family. The South Burnett also has beautiful yet diverse natural surroundings from mountainous ranges to stunning lakes, wine regions and dramatic valleys.

Housing - One of the great benefits of living in the South Burnett is that real estate prices are dramatically lower than in South East Queensland. This means South Burnett residents can enjoy a bigger and better home for their money.

The affordable housing in the South Burnett also makes them an attractive proposition for property investors to leverage the high demand for rental properties in many of the towns.

Median Weekly Rents – Residential Tenancies Authority
– Quarterly rents for 1, 2 and 3 bedroom flats/units; 2 and 3 bedroom townhouses; 2, 3 and 4 bedroom houses
– Available for March, June, September and December quarters for major centres throughout Queensland, reformed LGAs and postcodes

Rental Housing Vacancy Rates - QGSO
– Quarterly survey of Queensland real estate agencies
– Available for September quarter 2004 to June quarter 2010 for Inner Brisbane, Remainder of Brisbane LGA, Brisbane Surrounds, Gold Coast and Rest of Qld

Affordibility - Index of Retail Prices in Regional Centres - This publication contains information derived from a survey of regional prices in selected Queensland cities and towns. The data are expressed in the form of index numbers, which allow comparison of relative retail prices between selected centres and Brisbane at the time of the survey. Prices are collected for the broad categories of food; alcohol and tobacco; clothing and footwear; housing; household contents and services; health, education and communication; transportation; recreation; and financial and insurance services.

How to make the move - so you think the South Burnett might be for you?

The next step is to visit the South Burnett to check out everything the region has to offer! Our local Visitor Information Centres (VICs) can help plan your trip to make sure you don’t miss a thing.

We look forward to your visit and hopefully your move to our magical region!

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