Your Pathway to Employment

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Having a job or volunteering helps to develop a socially valued role and a meaningful place in our community. You can get a better sense of what is happening in your neighbourhood, build on your independence and feel that you a truly part of something. Finding paid employment for people with disability can be challenging but we know everyone has a skill or passion they can contribute to the workforce. With years of valuable experience, we can connect you to a wide range of employment options. From supported or open employment, self-employment, micro-enterprise or even a customised employment solution – we will help you find a role that matches your interests, skills and ambitions.

Brandon’s Shredding Boxes and Interchange work hand in hand. Interchange has been our number one supporter and has been an important component in the ongoing success of Brandon’s Micro Business. Thank you for your confidence, enthusiasm and belief in what Brandon can achieve. – Simone, Brandon’s mother

Personalised Job Development

We believe everyone has a skill or passion they can contribute to the workforce. Our role as pathway to employment facilitators is to ensure that you are matched with a role that will help you realise your full potential. This is achieved through careful consideration of your skills, hobbies and interests.

We understand that many people who want to work are missing out because they may not tick all of the boxes required to fulfill a traditional job role. That’s why our Support Workers are trained in personalised job development, creating and tailoring work opportunities based on your own unique talents. Your Support Team will assist you in discovering your skills and passion to identify and create a job role, or small business, tailored specifically to you.

It’s quite simple – nothing about me without me! With the person we discover their gifts and we help them to find places for those gifts to be turned into the opportunity of employment. – Justin O’Meara Smith, CEO Interchange

Find out more about how we can support you on your pathway to employment in our Finding and keeping a job section.