All staff employed by MDSIA has the experience ad are trained to be competent in supporting people with a spinal cord injury or physical disability.
All staff are required to have:
- A current Senior First Aid Certificate
- Pass a pre-employment medical check as arranged by coordinator.
- A criminal history positive notice
All staff participates in an induction program outlining the requirements and procedures of MDSIA prior to commencing work. MDSIA also assist individuals and families to recruit staff for employment.
MDSIA have between 30-35 Support staff that work at Para -villa and in the community.
There are also 3 full- time office staff, these being the Service Manager, Client Coordinator and Rostering Coordinator.
There is then 4 part time office staff, these are the admin assistant, quality administrator, Occupational therapist. & Bookkeeper. The office is currently open from 9am -4pm Monday to Thursday and 9am- 3pm on a Friday. MDSIA also have a 24hr emergency support mobile contact.