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NOVA Employment: The Driving Force behind Sinclair Automotive
“NOVA Employment has helped us with many staff members across a large range of roles in the dealership. A very important part of our business. If they have a good attitude, we know we can train skills,” John Cooper – Dealer Principal.
“Adam and Rob are valued members of my team here. They both show up on time, very punctual, very reliable and take pride in what they do,” Steven Power – Service Manager.
Watch the video to learn about the employment partnership between Sinclair Automotive and NOVA Employment.
atWork: Liberty's story of finding a new career
Following battles with depression, Liberty found her dream role as a real estate consultant at Town and Country Real Estate. She is now extremely ambitious and confident in her work, thanks to her employer and atWork Australia Job Coach believing in her.
atWork: Leeanne finds work through the support of atWork Australia
After struggling to find work and suffering from anxiety, Leanne was successfully placed at Goddess Cleaning Group. The job has changed her life for the better and has given her a sense of purpose.
MatchWorks is incredibly proud of their Corio team for delivering a life-changing employment outcome for Andrew. Watch Andrew’s inspiring story to hear how he was supported to overcome several setbacks, so he could find work and start providing for his family.
NOVA Employment: Rebecca's Story
“It’s changed my life so much.” - Meet Rebecca, an Administration Assistant. Rebecca, thanks to NOVA Employment, has been employed at New Haven Farm Home for the last 2 years.
EPIC Assist: 30 years of meaningful employment
30 years ago, EPIC Assist was founded with the mission to make a difference in the lives of people with disability.
When the small, but passionate, team of four staff members opened their doors for the very first time in 1990, they never could have imagined the impact that their little service would grow to achieve in the next three decades.
Three states, 48 service centres, and over 250 staff members later, and they’re still working hard every day to change lives. Over the last 30 years, they've helped tens of thousands of people with disability find meaningful, sustainable employment.
APM Employment: Joseph's journey at Delron
Joseph, who lives with Tourette’s syndrome, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and dyslexia, is like one-in-five Australians who live with a disability.
After struggling to find work, Joseph found an opportunity through APM Employment Services who placed him into a role at Delron, Ventia’s commercial cleaning business.
Mission Australia: 'We must act now’: Barriers uncovered for young people with disability
Young people with disability are more likely to report poor mental health and are twice as likely to have been bullied in the past year than young people without disability, according to data analysis from Mission Australia.
The new analysis, released on Wednesday, has been pulled from Mission Australia’s 2019 Youth Survey and marks the first time the charity has analysed its Youth Survey data with a focus on the experiences of people with disability.
Minda (MJP Employment Services): Disability Organisation Minda Transforms Commercial Enterprise Into Social Enterprise
South Australia’s largest non-government disability services organisation is set to restructure its $30 million commercial enterprise operations and transform it into a social enterprise.
Minda’s Commercial Enterprises provide supported employment opportunities for people living with intellectual disability.
Forrest Personnel: Erskine Coles recognised for employing people with disabilities
Coles at Erskine Central Shopping Centre has been recognised for its contribution to Disability Employment Services and its commitment to employing people with a disability.