Nathan is a valued Team Member at Coles Bundoora Uni Hill. Nathan completed the PEAC Program and successfully obtained employment at Coles undertaking a range of duties in the store including face-up, stock replenishment and setting up the front end displays. Nathan has also gained additional weekly shifts as he increases his skills and confidence in the workplace. Nathan has developed an excellent rapport with all his co-workers and enjoys his job immensely. Well done Nathan!
Embracia in Reservoir
employed Claudio who is one of our long-time NorthStar clients as a General Services Assistant in 2008. Claudio thoroughly enjoys his job and he continues to be a valued staff member. His job role includes clearing, resetting tables and serving in the dining room for morning tea and lunch, as well as laundry delivery. Embracia in Reservoir
has a large Italian community and Claudio gets to practice his Italian language skills!
Linda is a valued team member at Leo’s Fine Foods & Wines. Linda has been working at Leo’s for more than 5 years so her placement here has been a great success! Linda’s journey has been an interesting one. Linda’s journey with NorthStar started as a participant in The NorthStar PEAC Program which is a Department of Health & Human Services funded Transition To Employment (TTE) Program. PEAC stands for Preparation for Employment and Access to Community
and helps prepare eligible young people for the world of work. Linda worked hard in the program for 2 years and towards the end of her time at PEAC Linda was offered a stock replenishment position at Leo’s Fine Foods through the PEAC work experience program.
with PLAN International began with a work experience placement when he was a participant in NorthStar’s PEAC Program (a Transition To Employment program funded by DHHS). NorthStar successfully converted Daniel’s work experience placement in to a real job as an administration assistant.