Justin’s jumping for joy

Justin’s jumping for joy

Justin is our most recent Penrith SLES trainee to have gained open employment thanks to his hard work and determination. Our SLES and DES teams worked together on Justin’s plan for success and secured him a trial shift at Emu Hall restaurant. Staff were blown away by...
Milkshakes and memories

Milkshakes and memories

Our Queensland SLES teams enjoyed a sweet day out at the Max Brenner Chocolate Café, where they got to meet in person for the first time. Trainees from Ipswich, Caboolture and Southport shared milkshakes and got to know each other, making for a fun day out....
Connor’s climbing confidence

Connor’s climbing confidence

Our team at Caboolture SLES are so proud of their trainee Connor who has just landed his first paid employment role. Since starting work at a local takeaway restaurant, Connor’s confidence has soared and he is already setting himself new goals to achieve. Afford’s...
Cupcake Queen Chloe

Cupcake Queen Chloe

Our Penrith SLES trainee Chloe has earned herself the title of ‘cupcake queen’ thanks to her impressive work as part of Afford’s School Leavers Employment Service (SLES). Afford’s SLES program offers trainees the ability to pursue their dreams whilst easing the stress...
A fair for hair

A fair for hair

Braids, curly locks and colours that impress are all hairstyles that Chloe longs to create when she becomes a hairdresser. Chloe is a trainee at Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program in Penrith. When she talked about her aspiration to become a...
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