About us

Centacare Catholic Family Services is the community services and welfare arm of the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide. Each year, we support more than 25,000 people through services in metropolitan and regional South Australia, operating within a strong ethical framework informed by the values and principles of Catholic Social Teaching. Centacare is client focused and provides support regardless of race, economic circumstance, gender identity, religious belief or ethnic background. We are a child safe and a Quality Accredited Organisation with a culture that promotes diversity, respect, integrity and professionalism.

Centacare is committed to cultivating a harmonious workplace free from harassment and discrimination. Equal opportunity principles align with our mission, vision and values. We believe that treating our people fairly has a positive impact on our clients and makes Centacare a great place to work.

Explore our services through the eyes of frontline staff 

Benefits of working at Centacare


We remain competitive and offer best possible remuneration conditions for our employees. Some benefits include:

  • Salary sacrifice benefits with significant tax savings (More information Salary Packaging Info)
  • Salary sacrifice cards for meals and entertainment
  • Health insurance discounts with Bupa
  • Fleet pricing on vehicle purchases (conditions apply)

Training and development

We aim to continuously improve the skills and knowledge of our people, employees and volunteers, and provide a range of training and development opportunities including:

  • Internal and on-the-job opportunities through individual or team sessions
  • External opportunities in the form of seminars, workshops and conferences
  • Regular professional development reviews to assist you to achieve your potential and establish your career at Centacare
  • Support in undertaking approved study

Lifestyle, health and wellbeing

We are committed to ensuring a healthy and comfortable work environment for our people to enjoy. We follow a comprehensive set of work, health and safety guidelines, and provide flexible work arrangements which may include:

  • Flexible and family-friendly work environment
  • Access paid parental leave
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Free annual flu vaccinations

Job vacancies and expressions of interest

If you would like to become part of our organisation, please explore our current opportunities. You can access position descriptions for each vacancy by clicking on the Apply Now or Register Interest buttons.

Career Opportunities


Meeting the Challenge

Centacare Catholic Family Services is a Catholic welfare organisation delivering a range of services across the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide.

Client Services

45 Wakefield Street Adelaide SA 5000
T 08 8215 6700
E enquiries@centacare.org.au

Opening Hours

Monday – Tuesday | 9am – 5pm
Wednesday – Thursday | 9am – 9pm
Friday | 9am – 5pm

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