Epic Employment Service Inc – Brisbane
Epic manages a supported employment program for people of all ages with a disability. The service is a non-profit enterprise and there are no fees or charges payable by interested jobseekers or employers. The program is funded by the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations and all Epic clients must be referred or endorsed as an eligible client by Centrelink. Staff will assist eligible jobseekers to: * Draft an Employment Assistance Program * Look for available and suitable work * Organise resumes * Attend job interviews * Organise appropriate work trials which may lead to employment * Assist with travel training when appropriate * Organise assistance with gaining available traineeship positions and may also * Provide on the job training for working clients to assist them to reach satisfactory levels of workplace performance. Epic may also assist eligible clients to access appropriate Government subsidies and schemes designed to assist people with a disability integrate successfully into the open employment sector. Epic clients and employers also receive ongoing support beyond the initial training period to ensure every opportunity to secure the long-term outcome of the job placement is maximised.