BECOMING A SUPPORTED EMPLOYEEWorking for Hands On SA is a great opportunity to better yourself. Our staff are committed to making sure that each person looking for work and employed at Hands On SA is treated fairly and given the opportunity to learn new skills, make new friends and gain independence. Employees will receive training and an Individual Employment Plan outlining strategies to assist them in achieving their vocational goals.
To be eligible for supported employment with Hands On SA, all you need is:
- To have a disability support pension, or have approval from Centrelink for Disability Employment Assistance
- To be able to work a minimum of 8 hours per week
- To be 16 years of age or over
We are pleased to receive referrals for new supported employees either directly from individuals, carers, advocates and family members or through medical practitioners, agencies such as Centrelink, community support services and community health centres.