Dr June Alexander

Lecturer

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

place Sturt South Wing (S257)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

June has had over 30 years working in the disability field and provides training to disability staff throughout Australia. Her career has taken her to a variety of destinations including New Zealand, Tiwi Islands, Timor Leste, Vietnam, Brunei, England, Bali and USA. June developed the first pro rata award-based wage tool for employees with disabilities to be accepted by the SA Industrial Commission. June’s passion and commitment is to provide quality training for staff wanting to support people with disabilities to learn new skills.

Qualifications

PhD, Flinders University (2019)

The state of on-the-job training in Australidna Disability Services: implications for Policy and Practice

Master of Disability Studies, Flinders University (2004)

Research Project: Pro-rata Wages in Business Services for People with Disabilities

Bachelor Applied Science (Developmental Disabilities), Flinders University (1993)

Honours, awards and grants

PhD Scholarship awarded from Northcott Disability Services

Research expertise
Disability
Research interests

-Employment issues for people with disabilities

-On-the-job training for those with disability

-Disability training for staff

-Customised Employment

Teaching interests

Disability Employment

Strategies to train people with intellectual disability

Topic coordinator
DSRS3235 Community Development and Funding
DSRS2234 Direct Instruction
DSRS2220 Family and Professional Partnerships
DSRS2237 Employment and Disability
DSRS9056 Ethical and Legal Issues in Disability Services
DSRS2235 Professional Ethics for Disability Practitioners
Topic lecturer
DSRS2220 Family and Professional Partnerships
DSRS2234 Direct Instruction
DSRS2235 Professional Ethics for Disability Practitioners
DSRS2237 Employment and Disability
DSRS9056 Ethcial and Legal Issues in Disability Services
Publications
Expert for media contact
Disability
Disability Employment
Training for people with intellectual disability
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Media expertise
  • Disability
Interests
  • Disability Employment
  • Training for people with intellectual disability

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