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Jack’s swift trip to employment with MWLFS Transition to Work

Jack's swift trip to employment with MWLFS Transition to Work Upon commencing with Mai-Wel’s Transition to Work (TtW) youth employment service, Jack was determined to find a stable job and gain independence. After accessing Mai-Wel’s TtW at Maitland, Jack was able to secure a job with the help of his Youth Support Mentor. The role Jack found has ticked a lot of the boxes for things he was looking for in a job, including full-time hours, being located close to home, working with a good bunch of [...]

By |2021-02-17T14:56:07+11:0017th February, 2021|Good News Stories, Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Chloe’s embraces training opportunities with MWLFS Transition to Work

Chloe’s tenacity shines during 2020 with support of TtW Chloe has been involved in Mai-Wel LabourForce Solution’s (MWLFS) Transition to Work (TtW) program throughout 2020, during which time she has continued to gain numerous certificates and qualifications to assist her work in the beauty industry! Safety in the beauty industry is of particular importance due to the impact of COVID-19 and Chloe recognised it was important to know how to minimise risk of infection. Despite the pandemic and the temporary shutdown of the industry, Chloe utilised her [...]

By |2021-02-05T14:01:47+11:005th February, 2021|Good News Stories, Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Dylan’s experience with Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions

Dylan's experience with Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions Dylan shared his feedback and experience with Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions (MWLFS) throughout the past three years, from school to employment. “I have been accessing Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions’ services for three years, ever since I started going to Get Started when I was 17. MWLFS has given me the support I needed to learn new skills, which led me to getting a job. I have achieved a number of my work-related goals including:  How to read a clock Travel training  Completing two [...]

By |2021-01-19T12:11:01+11:0019th January, 2021|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Congratulations Ally! Maitland Young Citizen of the Year Nominee

Congratulations Ally! Maitland Young Citizen of the Year Nominee Meet Ally, a member of our Mai-Wel Labourforce Solutions (MWLFS) Business Development (BD) team, who has received a nomination for Maitland Young Citizen of the Year! This award is given to showcase a member of the community under the age of 25 who has contributed to the advancement or wellbeing of Maitland, and at age 24, Ally’s nomination stems from both her personal and professional dedication to our community. As President of the local Business Network International Group, [...]

By |2021-01-15T18:52:58+11:0015th January, 2021|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions, Mai-Wel staff|

Jennifer’s confidence has grown with new employment opportunity

Jennifer’s confidence has grown with new employment opportunity Meet Jennifer, another Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions success story, who is thrilled to have obtained employment at 63 years of age as a sewing assistant! Jennifer was a job seeker with MWLFS Disability Employment Services (DES) and was initially unsure if she would be able to gain employment. However, her Case Manager helped Jennifer believe that gaining employment was possible and helped prepare her to go for the role of sewing assistant. When Jennifer was told she had gotten the [...]

By |2021-01-15T18:53:09+11:0015th January, 2021|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Cheyenne breaks into the Real Estate industry with help from MWLFS Transition to Work

Cheyenne breaks into the Real Estate industry with help from MWLFS Transition to Work Cheyenne commenced Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions’ (MWLFS) Transition to Work (TtW) program in 2020 when her employment hours were reduced due to COVID-19. With TtW, Cheyenne met with a Youth Support Mentor, who worked with her to identify  her employment goals. When Cheyenne expressed an interest in working in the Real Estate industry, her Youth Support Mentor liaised with Mai-Wel’s Business Development Team who connected Cheyenne with CSBM Real Estate. CSBM [...]

By |2021-01-15T18:53:24+11:0012th January, 2021|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Participants practice work skills in the pop up café as part of Cert II in Foundation Skills

Participants practice work skills in the pop up café as part of Cert II in Foundation Skills Mai-Wel LabourForce Solution (MWLFS) has once again joined with JobQuest to deliver a highly requested training program for MWLFS participants which will enable them to earn their Certificate II in Foundation Skills. This certificate is equivalent to gaining a Year 10 Certificate, and aims to build skills for employment and education. In this instance, the certificate has been designed to focus on Community Service studies, aiming to increase confidence and [...]

By |2021-01-15T18:54:06+11:0022nd December, 2020|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Rebecca’s building capacity for work with MWLFS

Rebecca’s Building Capacity for Work with MWLFS Meet Rebecca, one of Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions’ (MWLFS) job seekers who has been building her capacity for work with in-home supports every Wednesday and via Zoom during the COVID-19 lockdown. Rebecca has successfully completed a Foundation Skills Course with TAFE NSW online using the platform OTEN. This was particularly impressive as Rebecca completed the entire course during lockdown at home and via Zoom over three months, proving her dedication and willingness to learn despite the challenges. During the course, Rebecca [...]

By |2020-12-23T12:12:33+11:0021st December, 2020|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Lesley’s landed the job of her dreams with assistance from MWLFS

Lesley’s landed the job of her dreams with assistance from MWLFS A big congratulations to Lesley, who has landed the job of her dream as casual Leisure and Lifestyle officer at RFBI Residential Aged Care in Kurri Kurri! Since commencing with Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions (MWLFS) in January 2018, Lesley identified that working in a Lifestyle and Leisure role was the career goal she wished to achieve. To begin working towards this goal, Lesley completed a Certificate III in Individual Support – Aged Care with Atwea College, during [...]

By |2020-12-23T14:28:14+11:0021st December, 2020|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|

Joshua’s job search success!

Joshua’s job search success! Joshua is a participant at Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions (MWLFS) Disability Employment Services (DES) Cessnock and has already achieved great things on his employment journey, having gained an internship as a Kitchen Hand at local café, Quick Bites! Joshua’s Case Manager Lucinda supported Joshua to seek employment and focus on what the future can hold with hard work and determination. The Business Development Team quickly and efficiently organised an internship with Quick Bites Café, knowing the company would support Joshua and help him to [...]

By |2020-12-21T13:29:36+11:0021st December, 2020|Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions|
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