Tag: disability employment services

Global Skills Picton Hosts Women’s Recruitment Drive

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Last week, Global Skills Picton hosted a Recruitment Drive dedicated to supporting women looking to enter or re-enter the workforce with thanks to Local Jobs Sydney South West.

Harmony Day 2024

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Happy #HarmonyDay! Today, as Global Skills celebrates diversity, we’re reminded of the continuing theme: #EveryoneBelongs.

Parents Helping To Shape The Services And Support We Offer

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On Tuesday, Global Skills had the privilege of hosting the first of three scheduled Parent Advisory Groups with the aim of providing a platform for discussions about the experience of parents who are looking to return or enter the workforce.

Preventing Workplace Hearing Loss

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Sunday, 3 March, is World Hearing Day dedicated to raising awareness about preventing deafness and hearing loss. This provides an excellent platform for Global Skills to advocate for hearing health in workplaces, emphasising the significance of ear care and promoting awareness.

Global Skills DES Job seekers To Co-Design Mental Health Workshop

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Global Skills recognises the significance of mental wellbeing for all job seekers and is pleased to share a development in our commitment to holistic support – the co-design of a Mental Health Workshop alongside our Disability Employment Services (DES) job seekers.

Global Skills DES Advisory Groups

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In our ongoing commitment to enhancing our Disability Employment Services (DES), Global Skills facilitated two DES Advisory groups late last year. The first group met at Global Skills St Marys and the second at Global Skills Fairfield.

Congratulations Michael

Congratulations to Global Skills Katoomba Disability Employment Services (DES) former job seeker Michael on sustaining employment for more than two years.

Down Syndrome Awareness Month 2023

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October marks Down Syndrome Awareness Month. A time to celebrate people with Down Syndrome and an opportunity for Global Skills to advocate diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Dale’s Story: Matching Skills and Interests to a New Career


After developing Peripheral Vascular Disease, Dale faced the reality that he could no longer work in his chosen field. With the support of Global Skills Disability Employment Services (DES) and his employer, Dale embarked on a transformative journey finding a job that perfectly matched his interests and needs.