Work in a team environment to develop your skills and abilities in a modern employment facility. Through ongoing support from our professional and dedicated staff, we will encourage you to work towards achieving your personal goals, such as working in open employment. We will match your skills, abilities and interests with a suitable full-time or part-time position that best suits you.
We offer a range of business services, so you have the opportunity to be part of a commercial operation and develop skills in diverse areas such as:
Our Career Coaching Program provides tailored coaching to help you unlock your potential and gain meaningful employment. Discover your strengths, skills and interests that can be matched to occupation pathways. Through one-on-one coaching we will support you to explore your job options, build networks, develop the necessary skills and find you a job.
Benefits of the program include:
- One-to-one and small group sessions.
- Sessions can take place at work, home or in your community.
- Learn about yourself, develop new skills and discover a variety of work options.
- You control how often you meet with your career coach.
Click here to learn how the career coaching program helped expand Andrew’s employment prospects. Activ career coaches worked with Andrew to develop his skills and better prepare him for work in mainstream employment.
To download the career coaching flyer, click here.
If you’re interested in transitioning into open employment on a permanent basis but have previously had difficulty obtaining or sustaining a role, our supported employment is a great starting point to help achieve your goal. Through our employment service, you will develop your workplace skills around tasks, conduct, performance and safety as well as develop better social skills in a commercial environment.
Our commitment to providing ongoing training and assistance in a supported environment ensures you are able to reach your individual career goals. This includes access to on-the-job training and opportunities to complete nationally recognised qualifications. Click here to view our training programs.
We're supporting Melissa to develop her skills in timber manufacturing and product packaging. By working closely with support staff at our Bentley Business Services site, Melissa's confidence continues to grow as does her workplace skills. If you're interested in open employment, supported employment is a great place to start.
Andrew worked for Activ for 14 years. Through his employment journey with us, Andrew developed new skills and confidence by working closely with Activ support staff. At the end of Andrew’s Activ journey, he had developed the necessary tools to progress to open employment. What are your career goals?
Marie started work at Activ straight out of school, and because of her organisation and leadership skills, has been promoted to a leadership role. Marie assists the supervisor in the team that prepares oil kits for the mining industry by checking attendance, helping with payslips and supervising up to 30 people.
After working in the canteen at Activ Employment Services Osborne Park, Andrew discovered that the work was enjoyable and he was good at it. Activ career coaches worked with him to develop his skills and connect him to a work placement at a local café, to better prepare him for work in mainstream employment.
Contact us for more information on our employment services
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