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24 05, 2024

Celebrating Mai-Wel’s partnership with Gemco-Rail!

We are thrilled to announce Gemco Rail our first and proud member of Mai-Wel’s Employment Ambassador Network member. Gemco Rail has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to fostering an inclusive workplace and supporting our community-focused initiatives. Championing Inclusive Employment Gemco Rail has been a pivotal partner in our Transition to Work program, providing invaluable employment opportunities for our youth. By embracing the unique talents and potential of young job seekers, they [...]

Celebrating Mai-Wel’s partnership with Gemco-Rail!
3 11, 2023

Workplace learning to employment with voco Kirkton Park an IHG Hotel

Workplace learning to employment with voco Kirkton Park an IHG Hotel Mai Wel's collaboration with voco Kirkton Park an IHG Hotel has offered participants a unique workplace learning opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of work, acquire job-ready skills, and develop industry-specific knowledge. Jessica and Mikala are job seekers who were initially linked to Mai-Wel NDIS employment pathways supports for skill building before being supported by our Disability Employment [...]

Workplace learning to employment with voco Kirkton Park an IHG Hotel
2 11, 2023

HIE Signs is providing employment opportunities with Mai-Wel

HIE Signs, providing employment opportunities with Mai-Wel HIE Signs are a supportive local employer who first thought to recruit through Mai-Wel with suggestion from one of their staff members. “We were able to contact Mai-Wel and they arranged for a few weeks job experience through their NDIS services. We then met with the business development team to negotiate a position and how we could best work together. The communication in the [...]

HIE Signs is providing employment opportunities with Mai-Wel
31 08, 2023

Brendon is licensed to succeed!

Brendon is licensed to succeed! When it comes to employment, having your driver licence can open up a world of opportunities. Well, with a bit of support from Mai-Wel, Brendon has gained not only his P’s licence, but has also gained his Forklift licence! Brendon joined Mai-Wel through our Workforce Australia – Transition to Work program, to help overcome his barriers in the search for employment. He undertook training, including a [...]

Brendon is licensed to succeed!
25 08, 2023

Bridging the Gap: Making Mental Health Support Simple

Bridging the Gap: Making Mental Health Support Simple Mai-Wel LabourForce Solutions believe that access to mental health services should be empowering, comforting and tailored to individual needs. Seeking mental health supports can be daunting. To make asking for help just that bit easier for those we support, we’ve welcomed Tara Jensen, a compassionate psychologist, to our Cessnock site. For those already facing challenges, like illness, disability or the stresses of transitioning [...]

Bridging the Gap: Making Mental Health Support Simple
21 07, 2023

Melinda’s Ready to Work!

Looking for a star administrator to join your team? Are you looking for a star part-time or casual administrator to help your office run smoothly? We want to introduce you to Melinda! Meet Melinda “I’m currently looking for administration work in the Maitland area for 8-12 hours per week. I’ve previously worked in a role for many years where I was responsible for digitizing files and data entry. I'm motivated to [...]

Melinda’s Ready to Work!
13 07, 2023

“Mai-Wel gave me the confidence to achieve my goal.”

“Mai-Wel gave me the confidence to achieve my goal.” When Brooklynn came to Mai-Wel, she had a dream of supporting people through her work but wasn’t quite sure what was possible. With some help from her Youth Support Mentor, Brooklynn came up with a plan to break through the barriers and reach her goal. Having a license is a job requirement for many Support roles, so Brooklynn began working towards her [...]

“Mai-Wel gave me the confidence to achieve my goal.”
10 07, 2023

Kane’s taking the next step in his career

Kane’s taking the next step in his career From searching for work, to a successful career helping other do the same, our Youth Support Mentor is taking the next step in his career and achieving his long-term goal of supporting youth in the Indigenous community. We spoke to Kane about his journey with Mai-Wel. “I had an initial appointment with Mai-Wel in 2021. I was hesitant to come in because I [...]

Kane’s taking the next step in his career
6 06, 2023

Top 6 Tips to Running an Inclusive & Diverse Business

Top 6 Tips to Running an Inclusive & Diverse Business Many businesses list inclusivity and diversity as core values. The MacMillian Dictionary provides an easy definition for the two concepts: Inclusivity: the fact of including all types of people, things or ideas and treating them all fairly and equally. Diversity: the fact that very different people or things exist within a group or place. But how do you actually create an [...]

Top 6 Tips to Running an Inclusive & Diverse Business
26 05, 2023

Stacy was empowered to embrace her employment opportunities with Mai-Wel

With a bit of support to address any barriers, Mai-Wel makes your employment opportunities full of possible. Having grown up in Maitland and being familiar with the Mai-Wel name, Stacy came to us as a job seeker who wanted a solid foundation of support. Despite this, she says had no expectations and just wanted to see if any opportunities would come about. Stacy is legally blind and experienced anxiety and a [...]

Stacy was empowered to embrace her employment opportunities with Mai-Wel
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