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‘Ground-breaking’ Job-search Tool Helps Jobseekers Bridge Those Barriers

Thursday, 2 December 2021, 10:36 am | Workbridge

There’s a new job-search tool for Kiwis looking for that perfect new role. Workbridge, the country’s biggest organisation in the disability employment sector, has developed the “ground-breaking” My Workbridge tool to give greater choice and control to ... More >>

Would You Work For Free For The Rest Of The Year? Many Disabled People Are....

Wednesday, 24 November 2021, 9:16 am | Workbridge

Many thousands of Kiwi workers are now essentially working for free for the rest of the year because of an alarming pay gap. Research from the United Kingdom shows disabled employees earn £3458 less than their disabled counterparts. Based on a ... More >>

Saying Yes To Disability Confidence

Wednesday, 10 November 2021, 12:43 pm | Workbridge

Employers struggling to fill jobs and find good staff are being urged to Just Say Yes. A nation-wide consultancy service has been launched to help businesses develop and maximise their diversity and inclusion plans, and make the most of a largely ... More >>

Small Business Owners Who Are Disabled Get A Helping Hand To Grow Digital

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 3:31 pm | Workbridge

Small business owners who are disabled can get help growing their digital capacity, thanks to a new pilot initiative operated by Workbridge and funded by the Department of Internal Affairs. Grow Digital works with disabled people running a small to medium ... More >>

Small Business Owners Who Are Disabled Get A Helping Hand To Grow Digital

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 3:30 pm | Workbridge

Small business owners who are disabled can get help growing their digital capacity, thanks to a new pilot initiative operated by Workbridge and funded by the Department of Internal Affairs. Grow Digital works with disabled people running a small to medium ... More >>

Equal opportunities for disabled employees

Thursday, 1 December 2016, 10:21 am | Workbridge

Trying to find an employer that sees abilities not disabilities was a challenge for Billy Bishop and Morgan Pellew - until they applied to Genera Limited’s Napier Port branch. More >>

Employing people with disabilities good for business

Tuesday, 29 March 2016, 12:42 pm | Workbridge

People with disabilities can look forward to even more employment opportunities thanks to a partnership between Z Energy and specialist employment service Workbridge, announced today. A new Workbridge Employer Ambassador role, created in partnership with Z Energy, ... More >>

Waikato businessman provides employment for disabled people

Thursday, 4 December 2014, 3:03 pm | Workbridge

Service station owner Selwyn Cook has provided employment for scores of people with a disability, injury or illness. Now his vision and passion to help people into the workforce has been recognised at a glittering awards event. More >>

Technology Leveraged To Assist Disabled New Zealanders

Friday, 7 March 2014, 10:40 am | Workbridge

Technology is playing an increasingly important role in the lives of up to 3,500 New Zealanders with disability, injury or illness who are assisted into employment each year by Workbridge. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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