Employment skills

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If you need some help to find a job because of your disability, learning difficulty, or life experience, Family Life can help. We offer a range of services that can help you gain w

Employment skills

Home > Get support > Training and development

Get work-ready with Family Life

If you need some help finding a job due to a disability, learning difficulty, first time looking for work  or just been out of the action for a little too long and you need a helping hand, Family Life is here to support you.

Our services can help you develop the employment skills you need. Take a look at some of the many opportunities we have on offer.

Get hands-on employment training through the PeopleWorx program

If you’re trying hard to find a job, but aren’t getting where you want to be, PeopleWorx is here to help. Our work skills program is available to all members of the community including:

  • People who are entering the workforce for the first time
  • People re-entering the workforce
  • People dealing with a learning difficulty
  • People living with a disability
  • People who haven’t had any workplace training

Our services support you in your job search by teaching you what you need to know to get your foot in the door – no matter your existing employment skills, background or abilities.

If you’re interested, apply for one of our PeopleWorx programs below:

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Introduction to Work Course

Never had the chance to learn about the workforce? With our Introduction to Work course, you’ll be taught the ins and out to get your ready for your next job. This course is designed for young people with a disability or learning difference.

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Computer Skills for Work

In today's world, computer literacy is essential to just about everything you do. Family Life's Computer Skills for Work can help you get the skills you need.

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Work in Retail Training

Do you want to work or study? Real-world retail experience can help you find a job or seek further study. The Work in Retail Training course could be just what you're looking for.

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eBay in a Day

Family Life's eBay in a Day can help you learn basic business management skills while you take your first step towards financial security. Find out more today.

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