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SLES for Work Readiness and Community Giving

10/08/2020
It has never been more important to nurture the skills and work readiness of young people looking to enter the workforce. COVID-19 has placed pressure on businesses, limiting the number of work experience opportunities available, particularly for young job seekers living with disability. Afford’s
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SLES Responsibility Challenge

02/06/2020
Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program provides school leavers with opportunities to enhance their skills and prepare for life in the workplace. SLES trainees at Mt Druitt and Penrith have been learning about responsibility in life and work. ...
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Stella Achieves Her First Work Goal!

17/12/2019
School leavers will find support to learn about what to expect from life in the workforce during Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) Program. We’re Your Partner Trainers work in partnership with trainees to help them realise ...
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Coming Face To Face With Employers

19/11/2019
Training and learning about life in the workforce in the supportive environment of Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Support) program is one thing. Getting out and facing employers is a whole new experience altogether. It takes courage, confidence and the ability to showc...
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SLES Start-Ups Show Business Savviness

24/09/2019
What better way to understand how a business runs, than by building it up from scratch! That’s exactly what our Prestons SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) trainees did for their pop-up start-up businesses. The creativity and imaginations began to flow, a...