Where Can A Diploma of Community Services Take You?

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At TrainSmart Australia, we aim to help people find meaningful careers through our high quality training and nationally recognised Certificate and Diploma courses. With 5 faculties, more than 30 courses, and a team of over 45 staff, you can study your course online or on-campus with confidence, knowing TrainSmart Australia's team of expert trainers and student support staff will be with you every step of the way.

Community Services is one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia.

Every year more skilled people are needed to manage and deliver services in local, regional and remote communities across the country.


A career in Community Services is rewarding, challenging, and offers endless opportunities to progress.

After completing a CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services in Australia, you will be ready to use your powers for good in your community.


Or you could upskill further with one of our Certificates and Diplomas in specialised areas like counselling, youth work, mental health, ageing support and more.

What are my Community Services careers options?

Whether you’re heading for a career in Government or the private sector there are a huge range of career opportunities waiting for you.

In a sector that isn’t slowing down, these are just a few of the job prospects for graduates:



Career opportunities


Community Services Case Manager

Multicultural Support Officer

Community Health Worker

Volunteer Coordinator

Program Manager

Community Development Officer

Aged care

Volunteer Coordinator

Residential Care Officer


Youth Centre Manager

Youth Rehabilitation Supervisor

Juvenile Justice Officer


Child Welfare Officer

Welfare Worker

Disability Services Officer

Residential Carer (Child Protection)

Social Housing

Housing Services Officer

Social Housing Coordinator

Migrant Services

Volunteer Coordinator

Migrant Community Worker


Women’s Centre Program Supervisor

Alcohol and Drug Officer


Mental Health Support Worker

Crisis Intervention Worker

New programs and initiatives are rolling out every week across the country.



One of the best things about the range of careers in Community Services is where they can take you: from inner-city and metro jobs in every major city, through to the most remote Australian communities and beyond with international organisations. 

Find out how you can step into an exciting career with a great salary in just one year. #AlliedHealth #AustralianJobs #FunFact @TrainSmart_Australia

How do I get started?

The best way to kick-start a rewarding career in your community is with a CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services from TrainSmart Australia.


In just one year you’ll be ready to step into an exciting career with a great salary.

Our nationally recognised courses are available Australia-wide, with the flexibility of online or face-to-face education.


Learn more about TrainSmart Australia’s Diploma of Community Services course and get in touch to take the next step.  

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