GSL offers a range of Vocational Development Services for clients wanting to engage in employment or further education. Our Vocational Development Coordinator will liaise with employers and training providers in the local area to assist our clients into a rewarding career path.
Career counselling to assess strengths and interests to develop realistic and achievable career goals.
Assistance with the development of resumes and application letters that are tailored to the desired industry.
Assistance to secure volunteer positions in areas of interest and the option of one on one support to complete tasks if needed.
Assistance to research and enrol in courses for clients who wish to up-skill or retrain.
Interview preparation including personal presentation and mock interviews to increase confidence prior to a real-life interview situation.
Supporting clients to engage with Centrelink and government job search agencies.
Reverse marketing clients to suitable employers to secure employment outcomes.
Working with employers to change negative pre-conceived opinions about hiring employees with disabilities.
Ongoing support to both employers and job seekers once employment is obtained to ensure ongoing success.
GSL has recently launched our first social enterprise Piranha Mowing FNQ with the aim to assist our school leavers into employment. This project is a unique solution to assist our clients to overcome the challenges in the local labor market here in Cairns and to provide its employees with the financial and personal rewards that employment can offer. Our motto is ‘Real life, Real work, Real wages!
Our Piranha team is fully equipped with mowers, blowers and whippersnippers and ready to tackle the Cairns community’s basic lawn care needs. We offer a prompt and reliable, easy to book service and our able employees pride themselves on their attention to detail.
Here is the 7 News coverage of the launch.
and interview on Star FM 102.7
Feel free to visit them on www.mygslenterprises.com.au/piranha or at their
Facebook page Piranha Mowing FNQ.
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