Global Skills expands footprint across Western Sydney

MEDIA RELEASE 31st March 2015

GLOBAL SKILLS SECURES ONGOING CONTRACT FROM 2015-2020 TO DELIVER EXPANDED EMPLOYMENT SERVICES IN SYDNEY GREATER WEST AND SYDNEY SOUTH WEST REGIONS

“It is with much pleasure and with great pride that we announce Teldraw Pty Ltd trading as Global Skills has secured an ongoing contract to deliver jobactive which replaces Job Services Australia funded by the Department of Employment”, Rebecca Nicholls, Global Skills Director announced today.

From the 1st July 2015, Global Skills will be delivering ‘jobactive’ services across 2 regions (Sydney Greater West Region and Sydney South West Region) in 18 full time sites. These include: Katoomba, Windsor, Penrith, St. Marys, Mt. Druitt, Rooty Hill, Blacktown, Toongabbie, Parramatta, Auburn, Wetherill Park, Fairfield, Cabramatta, Liverpool, Ingleburn, Campbelltown, Picton and Bankstown.

Global Skills has been a long standing Employment Services Provider across the Greater Western Sydney region since the contracted services commenced in 1998. Global Skills has delivered employment and training services to job seekers and local employers in the region for the last 25 years. Global Skills will also continue to deliver Disability Employment Services across 11 locations in Western and South Western Sydney through the Department of Social Services.

“Being awarded a continuing contract to deliver employment services on behalf of the Department of Employment is testament to Global Skills consistent performance delivering sustainable employment outcomes for job seekers and employers across the region. Global Skills has a strong, long term connection to Western and South Western Sydney and our sound local labour market knowledge has delivered responsive, tailored and accountable services in the Australian Employment Services market” Ms Nicholls said.

“The entire management team are extremely proud of these results and look forward to expanding our employment service business from July 2015. Global Skills management and staff would like to extend our sincere appreciation to our valued community stakeholders and employers that have supported our organisation achieve sustainable outcomes for our job seekers”.

All media and stakeholder enquiries can be made to Rebecca Nicholls, Director on (02) 47215907 or rnicholls@globalskills.com.au