Generic corporate photo showing the back of gym staff shirts with 'Leading change. Changing lives' sloganWhy work for us?

Are you excited about using your skills to make a difference? Do you want to help build more inclusive communities that support the health and wellbeing of people with a disability? Then Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association could be the employer you’re looking for.

We offer:

  • the experience of working for one of the most respected not-for-profit organisations in Queensland with a national reputation for innovation and quality service delivery since 1977
  • a friendly work environment with supportive team members who are professional and passionate about what they do
  • a commitment to helping you achieve your best through training and development opportunities
  • the opportunity to be inspired and motivated every day by the people we support

Current vacancies

There are currently no staff vacancies. Please join our recruitment mailing list to stay up to date with vacancies as they become available.

Please join our recruitment mailing list to stay up to date with vacancies as they become available.

For more information about working for us, contact Susan Solakovic, HR and Volunteer Coordinator, on (07) 3253 3333 or email

Support staff

Our athletes can only achieve their best with the support of coaches, team managers, equipment maintenance staff, project officers and a range of other support staff. If you have a background in sport/recreation/fitness, have worked with people with a disability or have other relevant experience, you can make an important contribution as part of our team. Support staff positions may be paid or voluntary (indicated on the position description). Training may be provided where relevant.

If you are interested in volunteering with us in 2016, please complete a Membership Application Form to register your interest.

Please Note: A Positive Notice Blue Card or Working with Children check is a requirement of all volunteer positions.

Current volunteer opportunities


Calling all volunteers to come and join us at the BASH, Queensland Wheelchair Rugby Championships 2017. There is always a lot to do at this event and everyone’s help is appreciated. The following positions are available: Manual Scoresheet Attendant, Forty Second Clock Operator, Penalty Box Scorers.

Location: Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Sports Centre, Melaleuca Dr, Boondall QLD 4034, Carpark 4
Dates: Friday 29 September  to Sunday 1 October 2017
Time: 9am to 5pm (approximately)
Training: Full training provided
Register your interest: If you are available and interested in helping for all or part of the event please complete volunteer registration form by Wednesday 20 September 2017.

Gladstone Boccia Program – General Volunteer/Event Assistant

The Association is seeking one or two volunteers to assist the Program Officer with all aspects of Boccia training, game and event preparation for 2017.

Location: CPL Building Gladstone, 62 Toolooa Street, Gladstone QLD 4680
Times: 5pm to 6pm each Thursday evening
Training: Training will be provided through on the job supervision and support
Register your interest: please contact Susan Solakovic, HR and Volunteers Coordinator on 07 3235 3333 or email as soon as possible.


Join our recruitment mailing list

Keep up-to-date with the latest job vacancies at Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association by joining our recruitment mailing list. To register, click here.

For more information about working for us, contact the HR and Volunteer Coordinator at our Brisbane office or email.

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