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Considering an Apprenticeship or Traineeship?

Now more than ever Australia is looking to rebuild our economy and re-skill job seekers for new industries that are providing great opportunities. With encouragement from the Australian Government to re-skill for these industries, it may be the perfect time to consider an apprenticeship or traineeship pathway - or a trainee or apprentice for your business.Apprenticeship Central is the online jobs board for Australians looking for career path opportunities or looking for staff. As industries start to recover and new...

In 24 hours, Aidan finds work – and gets engaged!

Some days are definitely better than others and Aidan recently had one of those better days, finding a great career path, and getting engaged to his long term girlfriend, all in the space of 24 hours.When Aidan first entered the ON-Q office in Ipswich, his positivity was obvious and, working together with his employment consultant Lori, he did everything he could to increase his chances of finding work.It wasn’t long before Lori found him a four-week work experience stint with...

Lyndan finds his first real job!

When Lyndan voluntarily came to ON-Q for assistance last year, he was determined to do everything he could to find work and was not going to let anything stand in his way. Up until that point, Lyndan (who is 22 years of age and has difficulties with fine motor skills) had never experienced sustainable employment, yet he knew if given the chance he would make a loyal and reliable employee. With a great attitude to start with, Lyndan was well...

After struggling with mental health, Josh is now working in the health industry

Josh Hanstock knows a lot about hospitals, having issues with his mental health since the age of 13, he had been in and out of hospital for the last fifteen years. This greatly impacted on his ability to undertake or maintain employment and after recently experiencing a three year period of unemployment, Josh was lacking confidence and was worried that if he didn’t find work soon his mental health would start to decline again.Keen to find work, Josh approached ON-Q...

After 8 years, Laurel has now found work!

Laurel had spent eight long years searching for work before coming to ON-Q in the hope that the Disability Employment Services provider could do something that other recruitment companies had failed to achieve for her.At first Laurel was skeptical that ON-Q could support her into work, such was her past experiences, but it wasn’t long before she realised the one-to-one, personalised service that she received through ON-Q was different.Laurel struggles with health issues, including osteoarthritis and hypothyroidism, and also battles...

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