Connecting business and young Aboriginal people in the workplace
About the Program
Working Together is a dedicated service with a focus on providing information, support and advice to business owners and operators in the Great Southern to attract recruit and retain young Aboriginal employees.
Working in collaboration with the local Aboriginal Workforce Development Centre, Working Together aims to expand employment, training and mentorship opportunities for young local Aboriginal people by connecting them with local businesses.
Solid Foundations, a 4 week work-ready program for Aboriginal job seekers, is being offered at South Regional Tafe. The program includes; résumé and interview skills, job searching and job applications, communication skills, industry visits and visits from local role models and mentors.
For more information and eligibility requirements, download the info flyer.
Working Together is about delivering
local jobs for local people.
Benefits for you
Having a diverse workplace that welcomes Aboriginal employees brings a range of benefits, your business grows with the unique perspectives, experience and knowledge that Aboriginal people can bring to your team and the whole community benefits.
Whether it is offering employment or work experience and becoming a workplace of choice for young Aboriginal People.
Working Together is here to support you to grow your workforce and expand your community’s local employment prospects and opportunities.
How to get involved
Working in partnership with your local Aboriginal Workforce Development Centre, the Albany Chamber of Commerce and Industry can help you become a workplace of choice, to attract and retain Aboriginal employees. Through our annual program of events combined with individually tailored visits to your business, we are here to help.
Visit dtwd.wa.gov.au/AWDC for more information.
Why is this program distinct?
Delivered by your Albany Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Working Together is a truly local service that will utilise the local knowledge, expertise and vast community people.
Supported by Regional Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Department of Training and Workforce Development. Made possible by the State Government’s Royalties for Regions program.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be part of the Working Together alliance, creating employment opportunities for young Aboriginal people.