Contribute your skills and abilities as part of the workforce and be supported while doing it.
Minda offers a range of supported employment opportunities in a variety of businesses to suit your interests and abilities.
Through supported employment, you can:
- Earn a wage
- Learn new skills
- Make friends
- Build your confidence
- Build your status within the community
- Be part of a team
- Discover training opportunities
- Work in a positive environment
Minda employs around 400 supported employees at various locations around Adelaide and prides itself on being able to supply efficient and professional service delivered by experienced employees working in a safe and quality-controlled environment.
Benefits of Supported Employment include, support from trained and experienced staff, development of a work plan (which lists work goals and training needs), and the opportunity to learn skills to increase your employment options.
Employment is available to people with a disability who are:
- Seeking employment
- Over 16 years of age
- Eligible for the Disability Support Pension
- Able to work at least 8 hours per week
Minda’s Commercial Enterprises include:
Trak Furniture: Specialist manufacturer of quality timber furniture
Laundry Services: Professional commercial and personal laundering
Packaging Solutions: Packaging, sorting, collation and quality inspection
Catering Services: Preparation of meals for Minda and external customers
Craigburn Nursery: South Australia’s largest fern nursery
Envirocare: Grounds management, gardening, waste collection and more
Cleaning Services: Contract cleaning services
Horn Australia: Distributor of sewing machine cabinets and craft and quilting tables
Electronic Recycling Australia: Environmental E-cycling, Refurbished IT and computer sales
Blend Creative: Graphic design, promotion, print and website design
Wire Ware: Manufacturers and designers of Point of Sale Display Stands
Find out more about Minda’s supported employment options here.