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Jordan O’Reilly

Class Year: 2017

Scholarship: Social Change Fellowship

State: NSW

Position: CEO Hireup

Focus Area

Positive social change

Jordan O’Reilly

Class Year: 2017

Scholarship: Social Change Fellowship

State: NSW

Position: CEO Hireup

Focus Area

Positive social change

Scholarship Project

Hireup is an online platform that gives people with disability and their families the power to find, hire and manage support workers who fit their needs and share their interests.

Biography

Jordan O'Reilly is the co-founder and CEO of Hireup, an online platform revolutionising the way Australians with disability find, hire and manage their own home care and support workers. With over six years’ experience in establishing and growing both not-for-profit and for-profit disability service providers, Jordan has spent much of his adult life working in the Australian disability sector. An Occupational Therapist by training, Jordan now focuses his energies on building effective and large-scale solutions to some of the sector’s most pressing challenges.

Skills & Expertise

  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Designing and implementing innovative for-purpose business models + funding
  • Growing multi-sided, peer-to-peer online platforms
  • The Australian disability sector and the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
  • Engaging, managing and motivating staff and volunteers

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