ABOUT US

Each of us is capable of leading a meaningful life that creates a genuine impact upon the world. At Barkuma, we exist to empower humanity’s fullest potential by working with people with disabilities who want to establish friendships, develop new skills and find rewarding work. Together, we navigate real-world tasks within a supportive setting.

OUR MISSION

Partner with people on the journey to their best life.

OUR CORE VALUES

  • Respecting human worth and dignity
  • Fostering community inclusion
  • Promoting individual growth and development
  • Improving quality of life
  • Striving for excellence

MEET THE BOARD

The Board of Barkuma Incorporated accepts overall responsibility for the corporate governance of the organisation. The Board directs and monitors the business and affairs of Barkuma and delegates the responsibility for the management of the organisation to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

The Board operates in accordance with The Constitution of Barkuma Incorporated and reports to members through the Annual Report, Annual General Meeting and such other meetings as may be called by the Board or the membership.

CHAIRPERSON

Chas Allen OAM
B.E. (Hons)
Dip. Project Management

DEPUTY CHAIRPERSON

Sandra Parr
B. App. Sc. (OT), SAIT
Grad Cert. Health (Flinders)
Grad Dip. Health Admin

SECRETARY

Simon Rowberry
B. Disability
Dip. Management

FINANCE DIRECTOR

Barrie Mansom
FCA, CTA, DipFP, JP

BUSINESS / COMMUNITY LEADER

Libby Vojin
B.E Civil (Hons)

LEGAL PRACTITIONER

Nathan Justin
B. Com, B LLB/LP, Grad Dip. CA, C.T.A.

PERSON WITH EXPERTISE

Roman Kowalczyk
Dip. Management

PERSON WITH EXPERTISE

Caroline Ellison
Associate Professor Uni SA
PhD
B. Disability Studies (Hons)
Grad Cert. Applied History

WORK AT BARKUMA

Start or build your career with one of South Australia’s leading disability service providers. Barkuma is a vibrant and exciting place to work, knowing you are contributing in a positive way to the community with an organisation that truly cares.

For more information on our Disability Employment Services, click here.

To work in our factories, click here.

Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor

An opportunity exists for a causal Production Supervisor, to provide guidance and oversight to supported employees

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WHS/HR Advisor

WHS/HR Advisor

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent full-time WHS/HR Advisor, which forms part of the Human Resources department.

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