Self-Management Under the NDIS

In this presentation from Linda Hughes you will learn about:

  • The benefits and challenges of Self-Employing under the NDIS
  • How and where to advertise to find the right people
  • The practicalities of Self-Employing: insurance, workers compensation, superannuation etc
  • Linda’s “Back of the Envelope” system for calculating hourly rates
  • How to maintain good working relationships with your team
  • Organisations and resources in the ACT that can help you to self- employ.

Linda Hughes managed her son’s supports on his behalf for many years through shared management. She is now self-managing and directly employing her son’s support workers.

This workshop was developed with the support of the ACT NDIS taskforce with funding from the commonwealth government sector development fund.