Connecting business & young Aboriginal people in the workplace

Delivered by Regional Chambers of Commerce & Industry funded by Department of Training and Workforce Development

About the program

Working Together is a dedicated services with a focus on providing information, support and advice to business owners and operators in the West Kimberley to attract recruit and retain young Aboriginal employees.

Working in collaboration with the local Aboriginal Workforce Development Centre, Working Together aims to expand employment, training and mentorship opportunities for young Aboriginal people by connecting them with local business.

Working Together is about delivering local jobs for local people.

Benefits for you

Having a diverse workplace that welcomes Aboriginal employees brings a range of benefits, your business grows with the unique perspectives, experience and knowledge that Aboriginal people can bring to your team and the whole community.

Whether it is offering employment or work experience and becoming a workplace of choice for young Aboriginal People.

Working Together is here to support you to grow your workforce and expand your community's local employment prospects and opportunities.

How to get involved

Working in partnership with your local Aboriginal Workforce Development Centre, the Broome Chamber of Commerce and Industry can help you become a workplace of choice, to attract and retain Aboriginal employees.  Through our annual program of events combined with individual tailored visits to your business, we are here to help.

Key services

  • How to access the Aboriginal jobs board    dtwd.wa.gov.au/AWDC/jobsboard
  • General information on employing Aboriginal people
  • Access to mentorning and training services
  • Information on financial support
  • How to become a workplace of choice for young Aboriginal people
  • Connecting you with potential young Aboriginal employees
  • Access to cultural awareness training

Don't miss out on the opportunity to be part of the Working Together alliance, creating employment opportunities for young Aboriginal people.

 

 

Working Together West Kimberley Business of the Year 2017 - Kullarri Building

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Working Together West Kimberley Employer of Choice - Willie Creek Pearls

 

Working Together West Kimberley Employer of Choice - H&M Tracey

 

Contact:  Elaine Jolliffe, Working Together Workplace Liaison 08 9193 5553  workingtogether@broomechamber.com.au

 

Workplaces of Choice - West Kimberley

                                          

 

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Upcoming Events

Opera Under the Stars

Start Time: 5:30pm
Date: Saturday 26th August 2017

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Members

We are located at:

6 Napier Tce
(behind the Westpac bank)
Broome
WA 6725

Chamber office hours

Monday: 10am - 3pm
Tuesday: 10am - 2pm
Wednesday: 10am - 3pm
Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday: 10am - 2pm

Please ring for an appointment

Phone

(08) 9193 5553

After Hours

0410 967 509