NDIS workers provide invaluable support to over 500,000 people living with a disability. But flaws in the system make it difficult to recruit and retain workers.

We believe we can only achieve the best NDIS when workers are properly valued. That's why Australian Services Union members are working together to win:

✓ Fair pay and working conditions for NDIS workers
✓ Meaningful careers and professional development 
✓ Recognition of our skills and expertise 
✓ Secure jobs with stable and predictable working hours

"There needs to be more focus on supporting workers under the NDIS Code. For me, that means better funding for training opportunities and career paths in the sector.”
- Rachel Tausia, ASU Member and Disability Support Worker for 24 years


Did You Know?

You cannot be paid on Level 1 of the SCHADS Award as a disability support worker?
The minimum rate of pay for a DSW is $30.45 per hour.

Unsure if you're being paid correctly?
Contact us on [email protected] or 9310 4000 today!

 

DSWConnect: Your online disability support worker hub

 

Sole Trader? Independent Support Worker  Join our monthly network meeting 

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Winning portable entitlements would mean we'd carry our years of experience with us, and have access to leave when we need it
Felicia, NDIS worker and ASU member
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Stop cuts to sleepover pay!

Today, ASU members rallied outside AIG headquarters in Sydney to demand they drop their outrageous attack on sleepover pay. 24/05/2024

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Beyond the Headlines: Budget 2024

The Federal Government has just handed down the Budget, here is what we know. 14/05/2024

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Thanks to the incredible campaigning of ASU members like you, placements for social work degrees will be paid from July next year. 6/05/2024