So, you’re thinking about starting work?
If you are a person with disability between the age of 15 – 65, we can support you prepare and find meaningful work. No matter your story, we can help you:
- Prepare for work by creating a plan to achieve your work goals
- Balance your study or work goals
- Access the right supports
- Overcome any challenges along the way
How can we help? Your Consultant is key!
Your Consultants are here to help:
- Build your confidence
- Work on your life skills
- Develop industry skills
- Identify short and long-term employment goals
- Find suitable study options
- Identify skills gaps
- Access supports and services to help you on your employment journey
WorkReady equips you with the skills, knowledge, and real-world experience for you to enter/re-enter the workforce, or gain further training with confidence. Whether you are eager to join the workforce straight away or thinking about extra study or training, WorkReady will support you and your goals.
We connect you with our large network of employers, giving you hands-on work experience in workplaces that match your interests and goals. We can also support you to find and keep a job using our Disability Employment Service. Once you have a job, we work with you to ensure your experience is positive, you always feel supported, and there is someone there to talk things through with.
Below are WorkReady services we offer:
NDIS School Leaver Employment Supports (SLES)
The NDIS School Leaver Employment Supports (SLES), is designed to help young people with disability, who are leaving school, to transition smoothly into employment.
If you’re a school leaver, our SLES service can support you to gain the skills, knowledge and experience you’ll need to succeed at work.
Our SLES Youth Training and Life Skills service provides the skills, knowledge and real-world experience to join the workforce with confidence.
NDIS Finding and Keeping a Job (FaKJ)
Do you have a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Plan? Are you interested in working? We can help you to prepare for the workforce by accessing the supports and gaining the skills you need.
If you are between 15 and 65 years of age, and have an NDIS plan with employment goals, chances are we can help you on the road to employment. There’s no pressure to find work as the focus is on preparation and making sure you have the skills and supports to get you to your end goal of getting a job.