Tag: transgender

Empowering transgender job seekers into the workforce

Transgender advocate, Michelle Sheppard with MatchWorks consultant, Wolfgang Web

MatchWorks has teamed up with Fitted for Work to develop tailored employment support for transgender job seekers in Western Melbourne. Transgender people face many barriers to employment. Low confidence and recognition of prior employment or qualifications due to name or gender changes are some of the challenges faced. The small-group sessions chaired by advocate and…