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WE'LL HELP YOU LOOK FOR MEANINGFUL WORK

Our skilled and passionate staff work with local businesses to match jobseekers with suitable and sustainable positions.

BEST works hard to get to know you, your goals, and aspirations. Once we know you, we work on your resume, interview skills and come up with a plan tailored to you to help with your job search.

We equip our clients with the right skills to be successful in finding and keeping work and our in-house Boot Camps and Workplace Resilience Workshops play a big part in helping us do this. 

After successfully gaining employment a BEST staff member will contact you regularly to make sure you have everything you need or to see if we can help you further.

BEST Employment delivers several employment programs: Jobactive, Youth Jobs PaTH, Harvest Labour and Disability Employment Services.

BEST Employment can help you:

  • Identify your talents, strengths, goals, barriers, vocations and aspirations
  • Prepare your resume
  • Prepare applications
  • With referrals to vacancies
  • With mentoring
  • Gain access to training, licensing and qualifications
  • Access work experience
  • Ongoing placement support

Our Programs

Disability

Work Assist

Youth

Opportunity

New Enterprise

Harvest Labour

 

Find your ability with BEST

We are a Disability Employment Provider dedicated to helping people with a disability to find and maintain employment.

We will respect and consult you every step of the way as we tailor services and plans to meet each individual needs.

Our person-centred care offers face-to-face appointments with an experienced job coach to help you on your path to employment.

We will focus on your strengths and abilities to help you reach your employment goals.

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Work Assist

Are you at risk of losing your job due to illness, injury or disability?

Through Work Assist, BEST can provide:

  • Face-to-face support
  • Advice about job redesign
  • Workplace assessments
  • Workplace modifications or special equipment

You may be eligible for work assist if you:

  • Have worked an average of 8 hours a week over the last 13 weeks
  • Are at risk of losing your job because of your illness, injury or disability
  • Aren’t already getting assistance from a Disability Employment Services Provider
 

Youth Programs

A flexible new approach to youth employment.

Each program is designed to support young people to gain the skills and work experience they need to get and keep a job.

Youth Jobs PaTH Prepare - Trial - Hire

Smart, Skilled & Hired (NSW) North-West NSW

BEST Employment is committed to helping young people into work.

 

Opportunity Pathways Program

A program to support people in social housing to receive assistance with education, training, finding and keeping employment and increasing community engagement.

If you're eligible BEST can provide assistance with:

  • Coordinating transport, childcare, clothing, physical and mental health, drug and alcohol support and domestic violence support
  • Education and Skills
  • Empowerment to increase confidence, resilience and life skills
  • Pre-employment skills
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Want to start your own Business?

New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS) is a program which helps eligible unemployed people to start and run their own business. 

To be eligible you must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of commencing in NEIS Assistance
  • Not prohibited by law from working in Australia
  • Be available to participate in NEIS Training (if relevant) and work full-time in your proposed NEIS Business
  • Have not received NEIS Assistance in the previous three years


For more information please contact your local BEST Employment Office on 1800 660 660.

 

Travel around Australia while working

We link job seekers with seasonal harvest work in the Granite Belt regions, where growers often have difficulty finding sufficient workers at harvest time.

The Harvest Trail Offers a great way for people to travel around Australia while working and earning money.

Australian job seekers and travellers visiting Australia, who hold appropriate work visas, are eligible for harvest work.

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