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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

Duana successfully launches her career

Directions former trainee Duana Councillor has set sail on her career with great success. When Directions signed her to Cert III business admin traineeship last September it was her first full time job. Duana was hosted with Seacorp who were looking to expand their workforce and enhance their workforce diversity. Duana made such a good… more

Traineeships supporting second chances

Directions are proud to be collaborating with a number of stakeholders to give former inmates a chance to rebuild their lives by building themselves new careers. Jodie Haywood is one of the people who has come to us through Workskil’s prisoner release program. Directions have signed Jodie up to a Cert II General Construction traineeship and… more