WORKING WITH US

Ability Works Australia is a workplace that offers challenging opportunities for people living with a disability on a NDIS plan. The work across the four business units offers variety and opportunity to learn and develop new skills using machines, equipment and computers. Working days are flexible and tailored to individual needs. Training and support is provided to assist all employees discover their potential.

We also provide opportunities for anyone who is facing a significant barrier to employment. This includes people with an indigenous background, refugees, mothers returning to the workforce, mature aged workers, young entrants to the workforce, workers for whom English is a second language and others. We focus on building confidence and skills and providing a stepping stone to other employment.

OUR STORIES

Listen to the stories of our employees and their parents. They will inspire you to engage with us and explore the possibilities we offer. We have many talented and fascinating people that help form a great culture of social, respectful, happy and productive people. Our abilities shine through.

Listen to Rory, Ruby, James, Dridan and married couple Ben and Laura. Learn about their challenges, achievements and why they love working at Ability Works.

BENEFITS OF WORKING WITH US

Our workplace provides great social interaction and networking opportunities. The variety of work we do gives employees exposure to many different work processes which can be challenging and rewarding.

  • We pay award wages with annual leave and flexibility benefits
  • We have an employee elected Employee Representative Council and Workplace Health & Safety committee.
  • Training and development to learn new skills all worked into individual employment plans
  • Easy access worksite on a public bus route, free car parking, public walkways to and from

ASSISTANCE WE CAN PROVIDE

If you need help navigating your way with NDIS and ‘Finding and Keeping’ a job as part of your plan, contact us.

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Buying goods and services from Ability Works = Social Procurement

  • Purchasing goods or utilising the services we offer, keeps our people employed and benefits the community and your business. We provide cost-competitive quality outcomes.
  • We trade with businesses from many sectors: FMCG, Building and Construction, Transport, Retail, Sport & Entertainment, Manufacturing, Government and Not for Profit to name a few.
  • We are an agile, solutions focussed business that prides itself on innovation and efficiency

Corporate Partner Volunteering Program

We offer a no cost, tailored one day volunteering program for corporate staff. We schedule groups of ten per day at our site in Kew. The day involves a presentation, facility tour and assisting our employees with their tasks for the day. Our employees love it and we have had overwhelmingly positive reviews back from those who have participated.

We launched the program with the help of Westpac staff in 2018 and have had lots of businesses participate as part of their Diversity and Inclusion /Corporate Social Responsibility strategies.

WE OFFER EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Talk to us about the opportunities we offer