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News update
21/03/2017

NDS projectABLE program shooting for further success in 2017

projectABLE is a successful workforce recruitment program developed by NDS as a response to workforce shortages in the disability and community care sector.
News update
7/03/2017

JobAccess wins international award

The Federal Government’s JobAccess Service has been internationally recognised for efforts to remove barriers to employment for people with disability.
Resources

School-based Traineeships in Disability Support Work

This project aims to support the recruitment and work of young people to meet the expectations of people with disability, and to increase the number of disability service organisations offering school-based...
News update
27/02/2017

NDS extends Disability Enterprise Procurement Program into Tasmania

To assist supported employment enterprises in Tasmania to grow and strengthen their business, NDS is extending its Disability Enterprise Procurement Program.
News update
22/02/2017

New BSWAT Payment Scheme resources available

The Department of Social Services has released additional resources for the roll out of the BSWAT Payment Scheme.
News update
20/02/2017

2017 Supported Employment Excellence Award – Nominate now

NDS is pleased that the Pratt Foundation has continued its sponsorship of the Supported Employment Excellence Award and will provide $10,000 prize money.
News update
20/02/2017

Reforms to DES taking shape

While still subject to decisions by Government, key features of reforms to Disability Employment Services are emerging.
News update
6/02/2017

Modern Award Review changes to SCHCADS Award - Input sought

The Modern Award Review process is generating proposed changes to the SCHCADS Award. NDS wishes to consult members on their acceptability.
News update
31/01/2017

DES funding tightens; unmet need edges up

Disability Employment Services providers cannot continue to absorb funding reductions while being expected to lift employment outcome rates.
News update
23/01/2017

Nominations open for Supported Employment Excellence Award

NDS invites nominations for the Supported Employment Excellence Award (formerly the Australian Disability Enterprises Excellence Award).