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Meet Erin

Erin Southern Adelaide Worker

It’s not an easy job but the rewards outweigh the challenges

Southern Adelaide

Worker

Since 2003 Erin has worked in the disability sector and is currently a case manager helping her clients address barriers they may face by advocating for them. Erin grew up with a family member with an intellectual disability and more recently acquired her own disability after experiencing a stroke. Her own experience with disability has made her even more passionate about being a voice for others. Erin concedes that being a case manager is a tough job, but it is also incredibly rewarding.

Meet Alex

Story Southern Adelaide Alex Jobseeker

A successful career change after 24 years

Southern Adelaide

Worker

Alex has transitioned from being a team leader at a car components manufacturer to a support worker for people with disability. He joined Minda after a 24-year career in the vehicle manufacturing industry. Alex completed a Certificate III in Disability with the SA Learning Centre. He says he enjoys working in a setting that focusses on the needs of the individual and their family, and helps people to enjoy life by providing them with the best support.