Jobs and Employment at St Michaels

St Michaels is a not-for-profit, non-government, disability support organisation that has been providing accommodation and support services to Tasmanians living with an intellectual and/or physical disability for over 50 years.

As described in our Strategic Plan, St Michaels’ vision is to achieve excellence in supporting diversity for people with disability.  Our mission is to support the physical and emotional needs of participants and their families through the provision of personalised activities, training programs and accommodation services of the highest quality.

A career with St Michaels provides the opportunity to join a diverse and dedicated group of people who are committed to making a difference in the community and in the disability sector.


Current Vacancies

Employment Opportunities

Support Staff  

We are currently seeking applications from experienced support workers, and also from people who have relevant life skills and are willing to learn.

St Michaels provides high quality support and education for people within our residential, community outreach, respite, individual support and day support programs.

Please email your completed application form and resume to

Administration staff 

Sorry, there are no current vacancies for part-time or full-time administration staff, but we are always interested in hearing from people seeking work in our industry sector.
Please also check for vacancies in all sectors.

When we do have positions vacant, we value applications from experienced people and also from people who have relevant life skills and are willing to learn.

For more information: Call Debbie Loosmore, Employee Engagement Manager on 6331 7651 or email


General information


Application for employment form

National Minimum Data Set Collections – NMDS

Work in Launceston and Northern Tasmania

Most of St Michael’s activities are in the Launceston area, which employs around 100 full-time, part-time and casual staff.

Shift work includes overnight and weekend work, as well as some day shifts. 

Work includes intensive support for people with intellectual disabilities and challenging behaviours, in a combination of one-on-one and small group settings and residential services. Some people may find this work emotionally demanding.

The local Examiner Newspaper website has links to other information about the Launceston area:

Work elsewhere in Tasmania

St Michaels has a small number of positions in NE and NW Tasmania, with more work becoming available.

Work in these areas generally involves day shifts during the week and on weekends with young people.