Supported Employment - Kingaroy, Qld
Looking for a job? We’re hiring!
We now have multiple supported employment opportunities within our team.
Endeavour Foundation Industries (EFI) at Kingaroy is a social enterprise providing supported employment services to individuals with disability. The site offers a range of retail and hospitality services with a commercial kitchen, bakery, and café on site that is open to the public.
The following work is available at Kingaroy Kitchen:
- Packing, Sticking, or Mixing
- Café assistant
- Coffee making
- Catering kitchen assistant
The type of work that you do each day will be dependent on what jobs we have in production, but this could include anything from packing, sticking, and preparing mixtures for our biscuits, to serving customers, which requires you to use our EFTPOS machine, or going on delivery runs with support staff.
Here at Kingaroy Kitchen, we partner with a broad and exciting range of national and local clients, including Stanwell, Komatsu, and a number of prominent hotel chains.
Our experienced team will work with you to help you achieve the goals you set yourself. Contact us today on 1800 112 112 and start your journey to independence and enjoying a fulfilling and rewarding job!
How to find us
Endeavour Foundation Kingaroy Kitchen, Kingaroy is located at 17 Kingaroy Street, Kingaroy QLD 4610. It is easily accessible with safe pick-up and drop-off zones with parking on site.
Endeavour Foundation Industries – Kingaroy, Queensland
17 Kingaroy Street, Kingaroy QLD 4610
|Monday||7:30am – 3:30pm|
|Tuesday||7:30am – 3:30pm|
|Wednesday||7:30am – 3:30pm|
|Thursday||7:30am – 3:30pm|
|Friday||7:30am – 3:30pm|
|Saturday||7:30am – 3:30pm|
*Closed on Sundays & Public Holidays
How to get started
Benefits of Supported Employment
There are so many benefits to be gained from joining Endeavour Foundation as a Supported Employee. You will learn real-life employment skills that align with your NDIS goals – whether that be part-time, full-time or open employment - whilst still having access to ongoing coaching and daily support.
You will be joining a fun, welcoming team, have the opportunity to meet new people and make new friends, with plenty of social events and activities along the way!
Supported employment gives you the opportunity to earn an income straight away while also providing ongoing training and skills development.
If you’re aged 15 years or over with an intellectual disability and looking for work in a commercial, yet fully supported environment – supported employment could be right for you.
To be considered for supported employment opportunities you will need the following:
An NDIS plan with funding for either:
Core - Assistance with Social, Economic and Community Participation -- Supports in Employment, Specialised Supported Employment OR
Capacity Building - Finding and Keeping a Job -- Supports in Employment, Specialised Supported Employment
The willingness/ability to work a minimum of 8 hours per week.
Transitioning to work is a big step for everyone. Our Work Experience Program is a great way to develop skills, make new friends and get job ready.
In partnership with your school, we’ll put together a tailored program. This means you’ll experience a range of work tasks, learn new skills and get job ready before you leave school. You’ll also be supported and guided by mentors and supervisors in a safe environment.
With us, you can:
- Gain experience in a real-life work environment
- Learn about team work and communication skills
- Build your confidence and self-esteem
- Meet new people and make new friends
- Develop your skills and learn new ones
- Work towards finding a job you love
At the end of the program, you’ll receive a Certificate of Achievement and a letter of work experience confirmation. If it’s what you want, you may even get a job with us.