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MANDURAH PM - DES Providers: A new way to employ people with significant di...

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Seashells Conference Room

16 Dolphin Drive

Mandurah, WESTERN AUSTRALIA 6180

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Did you know up to 70% of jobs are not advertised?

If you are supporting job seekers with significant disability to secure and maintain employment, then this workshop will help you to:

üIdentify what natural skills and abilities job seekers have to offer an employer and what new skills they could learn to do with support.

üLearn how to customise a job for a job seeker with significant disability.

üLearn how to promote customised employment to employers in your local area.

üLearn how to build relationships to encourage an employer’s adoption of job customisation in the workplace.

üUnderstand the safeguards involved in the job customisation and creation.

About the Presenter:

Sue Robertson is the former Managing Director and co-founder of EDGE Employment Solutions, an employment agency for job seekers with disabilities, which has secured 6000 award wage jobs for 2500 workers with disabilities since 1984.Sue has presented at numerous international conferences on employment and disability and has published in international journals on this topic.In 2010 she was a finalist in the WA Citizen of the Year Awards (Community Service category). Sue has served on a number of Boards and advisory councils in the sector including the Board of DSC (1999 -2002) and Brightwater Care Group (1998—2006).

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