Dean’s story

Dean’s story Dean Simmons is the newest employee of Suggy’s Automotive and Trainer Hire in Stawell VIC, after completing a Youth Jobs PaTH Internship.   Connected with Sureway Ararat, Dean had completed his Certificate II in Automotive, but due to living in a rural town of Lake Bolac there was limited opportunities for him to…

5-star services in regional Australia

Five Sureway Employment & Training locations across NSW and VIC have achieved the highest rating in the June 2019 Workforce Australia Site Star Ratings publication, released by the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business in August. The Star Rating system, published quarterly, measures the success of employment providers across the country in assisting…

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Kay’s story

Kay’s story Kym Hall from Spiderman YP/MN approached Sureway in Kadina to discuss an employment opportunity for a young person in the Pest Control industry. In what is usually a male-dominated industry, Kym was just seeking someone with the right attitude to work. ‘I would usually employ contractors, but after speaking with Sureway I can…

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Daniel’s Story

Daniel’s Story   When Workforce Australia Employment Consultant Emily first met Moe client Daniel Hay his anxieties were quite prominent. Daniel voiced this concern openly as a barrier that was holding him back in life.   Experiencing knock back after knock back, Daniel had become majorly discouraged with his job search and felt a lack…

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Brandon’s story

Echuca local Brandon Allen recently graduated from his Traineeship with Bite Me Deli this month, after bouncing back from unemployment and depression. Brandon received his Certificate III in Retail at a presentation ceremony this week from local Sureway Employment & Training Manager Scott Thomson, who Brandon says helped him to change his life along with…

Cameron’s Story

Gippsland local Cameron has made Work for the Dole work for him, gaining employment with his Host radio broadcaster GippsFM. When Sureway Morwell first began discussions around his pending Work for the Dole phase requirements Cameron admits he was initially not pleased. “I had had negative experiences with Work for the Dole with other providers…

Natalie’s story

  Natalie’s story Natalie Wilson came to Sureway when her youngest child turned 8. Unsure of the direction she would take when re-entering the work force, she discussed various barriers she felt stood in her way to finding sustainable employment. Cootamundra Recruitment Consultant Kristy Manning recalls Natalie asking ‘what type of job are you going…