Lets Get Working: A blog by Steven from Nova Employment
Steven Last Hello and welcome to Let's Get Working. My name is Steven and I'm the Social Media Facilitator at Nova Employment, an organisation that helps people with disabilities.

Using this blog, it will be my job to assist you on the path to gaining employment and to aid in the communication between Nova and its job seekers. During the course of these activities I aim to highlight any weaknesses in the system so we can improve the current way of doing things and provide you with a better job finding experience.

To assist you on the path to gaining employment I'll be providing you with information and encouragement. The purpose of which is to give you confidence, help to improve your job hunting abilities, get you through the interview and into the job.

I want to hear your suggestions on what you would like to see on this blog. So if you have any feedback or questions. Feel free to let me know and I will be happy to answer them.

I look forward to bringing you helpful information on your path to employment.

Recent Posts

Submitting a job application via emailSubmitting a job application via email
A poorly written job application email can create problems and ruin the recipients first impression of you before you've even met. Here are some times to help you when crafting your email.

Following up on jobsFollowing up on jobs
Each time you submit a job application you have to wait to find out if they're interested. It can take a while to hear back sometimes and eventually you're going to want to know what's going ...

Don't assume you've got the jobDon't assume you've got the job
We all hope we are going to get a job we interview for. However, reading too much into what's said or done during an interview can lead to disappointment if you don't get the job.

Remember to take some time offRemember to take some time off
We should all take some time off work every now and again, but some of us are guilty of putting it off. Consider all the benefits of taking a break before you reach breaking point.





About Nova Employment

NOVA operate a number of programs including Disability Employment Service (DES), a registered training organisation (NOVA Training) and 'Transition to Work' a New South Wales State Government initiative.

Our DES program is funded by the Australian Government's Department of Social Services (DSS).

We are a supported employment program that offers specialist job seeking assistance and post placement support. We find jobs in the general community, at award wage. NOVA works exclusively with people who have a disability or significant barriers to work and we have an excellent record of success and meaningful career development. Staff from our Campbelltown office also support people who are deaf or hearing impaired.

NOVA is not a sheltered workshop, or 'business service'.

 
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