Some said Sam’s cerebral palsy would prevent him from ever working, but he’s proven the cynics wrong, recently celebrating his two year anniversary at Moncrieff Entertainment Centre (Moncrieff). Sam’s friendly and sociable personality is well-suited to his role, which has grown and developed with … Read more about “Instead of using the word ‘disability’ we need to look at people’s abilities.” – Moncrieff Entertainment Centre
“Elizabeth has proved to us all, including the customers, that having a disability does not hold you back.”
17-year-old Elizabeth has been a much-loved part of the Donut King Yeppoon Central team for almost a year, charming customers and colleagues alike with her big smile, dedication to her job and enthusiasm for life. For many years, it has been Elizabeth’s dream to work at Donut King; a dream that … Read more about “Elizabeth has proved to us all, including the customers, that having a disability does not hold you back.”
Each day Katinka bring her infectious personality and bubbly demeanour to work, bringing her team members up with her. Katinka is employed part-time in an office administration role at the Tewantin Noosa RSL & Citizens Memorial Club. Since starting her role, Katinka has grown in confidence … Read more about “Katinka is fantastic. She is faster than my other staff in her duties.” – Tewantin Noosa RSL Club.
It is often challenging for people with disability to break into the workforce, but one local business is leading the charge in workforce diversity after hiring eight people with disability. Booyong Service Processing (Booyong), a business division of Northern Co-operative Meat Company Ltd (NCMC), … Read more about “This is something we are really proud of.” – Northern Co-operative Meat Company Ltd