Supported Employment

Supported employment: jobs for people with disabilities.

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Mai-Wel Disability Enterprises provide a range of employment opportunities for people with a disability.

Mai-Wel manages three businesses (Australian Disability Enterprises) that employ more than 100 people with a disability. Diversity of tasks to suit a wide range of career aspirations include timber manufacturing, light engineering, printing, packaging, promotional product manufacture, rag cutting and confidential document destruction.

Mai-Wel is committed to providing quality employment to people with a disability. The organisation was one of the first Disability Enterprises in Australia to achieved Quality Assurance Accreditation. Quality Assurance Accreditation has been maintained since 2000.

People with a disability over the age of sixteen years are eligible to apply for employment. Mai-Wel observes non-discriminatory recruitment procedures regarding race, gender, disability, sexual preference, religion, philosophy and cultural background.

Mai-Wel's mission is to develop and deliver creative and responsive services that provide opportunity and choice to people with a disability and enable them to realise their individual potential. The goals of the organisation relating to people include:-

  • Creatively assist individuals to reach potential
  • Promote the valued status of people with disabilities in the community
  • Provide a safe and healthy environment
  • Encourage individuals to be enthusiastic about their employment and to make work fun

There are several ways that an individual may seek supported employment at Mai-Wel. They may ring Mai-Wel direct, can be referred by Centrelink or Placement Employment Agencies. Individuals must be endorsed by Centrelink prior to placement with the service.

For more information please contact Supported Employee Services on 02 4932 8599.

Supported employment - jobs for people with a disability

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The Mai-Wel Group is one of the larger Disability Service Providers in the Lower Hunter Region, providing services and programs to more than 800 clients across nine Local Government Areas.

The Mai-Wel Group employs more than 170 local support and administrative staff in addition to 110 local supported employees. The ethos of The Mai-Wel Group carries throughout the organisation from management and staff, and on to clients.

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Head Office:
115a South Street, Telarah NSW 2320
Postal Address:
PO Box 835, Maitland NSW 2320

(02) 4932 4286

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