There are many reasons why someone may consider their job meaningful. Someone may love their job because they are working in an industry they are interested in, or it allows them to sustain a lifestyle they enjoy, or it helps them become more independent. For job seeker Luke, meaningful work was … Read more about “You are the man we need:” a niche skill set leads to permanent work
What began as a small job in 2006 has evolved into a 15-year EPIC journey for Woolworths Narangba employee Jolleen. This month, Jolleen celebrated 15 years working at the store. The team at Woolworths threw a party for the long-term employee to recognise her achievements and mark the momentous … Read more about Jolleen celebrates 15 years at Woolworths and counting
When Daniel first approached EPIC Assist (EPIC) for help finding paid work, he had a clear goal: to one day become a Disability Support Worker. Having had the opportunity to access support himself, Daniel felt that with the right opportunity and the right employer, he could work with others to help … Read more about Daniel’s passion to improve people’s lives has developed into a career
Kyle Clancy is no ordinary woodworker. The skilled Hervey Bay craftsman lives with an intellectual disability, and he spends his days turning slabs of timber into unique pieces of furniture. Kyle learnt woodworking during high school. He had some experience with hand tools but hadn’t yet been … Read more about Kyle carves out a future at Dundowran Engineering
Some people are lucky enough to discover their passion from an early age and know exactly what they want to do when they grow up. For William Seymour (Will) he always knew that he wanted to work outdoors with animals. “I am more of an outdoor person. I’m really into fishing and hunting. I have … Read more about Will snaps up childhood dream job at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures
Like many Year 12 students Josh spent 2020 thinking about what his future would look like and what career path he would take. This led to Josh registering with EPIC Assist (EPIC) Cairns in June 2020. After discussing Josh’s interests, skills and goals his Employment Consultant, Narelle, suggested … Read more about Dusting off history is serving Josh well
Alex’s smile and positive aura made him the perfect face to represent EPIC Assist (EPIC) in a new marketing campaign. His journey has shown how a strong work ethic and supportive workplace leads to meaningful, long-lasting employment. Alex came to EPIC over 4 years ago and landed his first role … Read more about Caboolture participant Alex becomes a face of EPIC!
After being unemployed for almost a year and a half Laurence has found the perfect role working for Rockpool Residential Aged Care in Morayfield. Laurence has been working as a personal carer for the residents for five months now and could not be happier. “I love helping the residents with … Read more about Very caring and naturally kind: Laurence is the perfect candidate for the aged care sector