Melbourne's South Croydon Anglican Church has experienced a
garden makeover thanks to a group of Work for the Dole
Jordan Larkins, 20, has recently gained permanent employment
with the Salvos Stores op shop in North Geelong after displaying
hard work and tenacity during his time in their Work for the Dole
Geelong West Fight Cancer Foundation Recycle
Shop's Barbara Speldewinde has been giving Work for the Dole
job seekers in her retail activity some extra help in finding
MatchWorks Indigenous job seekers Peter and Tristan are set to
start their new jobs after completing an Accor Hotels Australia
training program in Queensland.
A vintage caravan has a new lease on life as a soup kitchen
thanks to a dedicated group of Work for the Dole participants.
A workplace injury derailed Dean Masterson's life five years ago
but the Geelong resident is back on track after a former employer
gave him an opportunity to get back into work.
Geelong employer Steve Dew says his business has benefited from
establishing an ongoing relationship with local employment services
Steve's business Management, Maintenance and Development has
employed 13 MatchWorks job seekers over the past eight months.
A packed house heard from inspirational Mornington job seeker
Thomas at a Frankston Business Network event hosted by MatchWorks
Indigenous job seeker Reagan Atkinson-Cumming has started a
diesel mechanic apprenticeship after recently completing MatchWorks
XLR8 Youth Program in Melton. The inspiring teenager has been
supporting her family after her mother passed away four years