News & Events

Emily named Northam SHS Trainee of the Year

Directions school-based trainee Emily Jones has been awarded Trainee of the Year for 2018 by Northam Senior High School. Emily was hosted with WA Country Health Services Regional Directors Office in Northam. “Emily has been a pleasure to have in the WA Country Health Service Wheatbelt Regional Office for the past eighteen months,” Melissa Wiktorski,… more

Cody came West and found a new career

Cody Hecker moved to Western Australia from Victoria just a few months ago and had been seeking employment in the local area. After checking out Directions’ Career Centre services, Cody was very happy to find out that there was free access to computers, internet and printing services for career development and job seeking right here… more

Directions Out & About – Northam Clontarf annual awards

The Northam Clontarf Academy celebrated their 8th Annual Academy Awards evening in November 2018 and Directions was there to celebrate the success of some of their best. Directions Aboriginal Workforce Development Centre Coordinator Brenda DeAtta was invited to attend and present the Employment Award on the night to winner, Eric Colbung. The evening was a… more

A new approach and a new start

Andrew Repec had a strong desire to get back into the mining industry, ideally in a full-time contract as a leading hand or machine operator role on a fly-in/fly-out (FIFO) basis. He was referred to us here at Directions by a close family member who could only say good things about the service they had… more

The road to success for Jerome

Jerome Collard is on the road to career success having successfully gained a Certificate III in Business traineeship with Directions’ Group Training Organisation (GTO) and hosted with Main Roads in Northam. Jerome commenced in October. Directions’ Aboriginal Workforce Development Centre has been working with Jerome for career assistance including resume and cover letter writing, and… more