School Leavers Employment Support

Are you a school leaver or young person with a disability needing assistance to prepare for working life?

As a registered provider for delivering School Leaver Employment Supports, Westhaven can help you transition from school to employment. SLES can help you prepare for, look for and gain meaningful employment.

We focus on personal development, enhancing independence and success in the workplace.  Supports are structured individually to ensure each participant’s needs are recognised and to help each participant reach their employment goals.

 We provide and facilitate pre-employment skills in the following areas:

    • Computer skills
    • Communication skills
    • Job search activities
    • Work experience
    • Job Site training
    • Resume writing and Interview skills
    • Budgeting and money handling skills
    • Travel skills including help to obtain a learner driving license

To access SLES you must be an NDIS participant and have funding for Finding and Keeping a Job in your plan.

The service provided by Westhaven is excellent, and the family is thrilled to see our son so happy.

Sheila Bryant

This place is amazing. Excellent service they provide.

The team is consistent in communication and following up on our requests promptly and efficiently. They take their time to get to know the clients and their family so well.

Brian Byrne