Key Employment supports people with disability to achieve their work aspirations by working closely with the business community. We provide many services to our employers, including:
Our goal is to provide your business with quality staff who can get the job done. We will make an employment plan which develops the skills and training needed to make our clients productive workers. Because this plan involves our workers’ goals and dreams you get motivated and dedicated people. We will continue to assist as long as it takes to ensure the worker is able to meet all the needs of your workplace.
You should consider employing a person with disability today!
Employ a client of Key Employment for a minimum of 8, 15, 23 or 30 hours per week and you may be eligible to receive a wage subsidy of up to $6540*
Employ a client of Key Employment as an apprentice or trainee and you may be eligible to receive KIKASS funding of up to $25,000*
The Restart wage subsidy is a payment of up to $10,000 (GST inclusive) if you employ eligible mature age job seekers for 12 months or more.
To be eligible for any wage incentive jobs MUST have an expectation to be ongoing.
Australian Human Rights Commission – leading the promotion and protection of human rights in Australia
Australian Taxation Office – to lodge your tax return, check super and apply for a tax file number
Award finder – work out minimum pay rates and working conditions for all employment positions
Beyondblue – information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live
Career One – Job Search
Centrelink – payments and services information
Disability Employment Australia – representing, supporting and resourcing the disability employment sector throughout Australia
Employment Assistance Fund – financial help to employers for work-related equipment, modifications and services to adjust the workplace to suit employees with disability
Fair Work Ombudsman – information and advice about your workplace rights and obligations
Family & Community Services – NSW Government putting people first
Headspace – National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds
Indeed – Job Search
Job Search – find jobs that are the right fit for you
JobAccess – information and advice service about the employment of people with disability
Jobs Australia – national peak body for non-profit organisations that assist unemployed people into work
National Disability Services – provision of information, representation and policy advice to support people with disability
Seek – Job Search
“My son is loving the KAPOW program. He said the whole group is really close and supportive of one another and he’s finding the Business course really interesting and relevant to what he wants to do with his life! That means so much to me, thanks Key Employment.”
“If I have trouble with the work given I know my teacher at Key will sit down with me and talk me through the work. Key Training has given me the retail skills which will lead to me getting a job.”
“Training @ Key provided an adult learning environment with non-judgemental teaching. They take the time to explain things to me which makes me want to attend.”
“I think they are doing a great job. They are providing for my needs and they are there to help us. It’s nice to have some support without feeling afraid; they are very reassuring. I feel looked after and respected, and they allow support, but don’t take away your dignity.”
“I like KAPOW a lot because it’s good to learn new things and gain knowledge. It’s also good because you make friends with the trainers and other kids.”