Our Disability Employment Services (DES) are mental health specialists
We believe that having meaningful work, and the social connections that come with it, are beneficial to mental health and wellbeing and that every person has the potential to shine, in the right work environment. Disability Employment Services are designed to support people living with mental health issues to find a job and keep it. We offer experienced employment consultants at nine sites across Sydney and the Hunter Region, who understand the challenges you face. They have the connections you need when it comes to finding the job you want, in the open market.
Employment at Flourish Australia is recovery-focused
We focus on personal development and training and offer people living with mental health issues or a psychosocial disability a rewarding, paid role and hands-on experience in a safe and supportive work environment. We value lived experience and our community businesses offer a range of employment opportunities to further your mental health recovery journey – from packing and light assembly to gardening and maintenance.
As an employee who receive support, you get one-to-one mentoring from our peer workers and mental health workers with the option to attend on-site recovery groups where you can gain valuable vocational and life skills. Our businesses operate to a high level of service standards, ensuring that you receive a fair wage and attain the qualifications and experience you need.
Do business with us and make a difference
We are proud to say that our community businesses have become the preferred suppliers for many leading brands and corporations, based on the quality of their work. Mental health is everybody’s business and when you choose to do business with us, you make a real difference to the recovery journey of those living with a mental health issue or disability, by providing projects that empower our supported workers to become financially self-sufficient and find purpose, while gaining valuable experience and demonstrating what they are capable of.
We can provide professional services including packaging and light assembly, document management, lawn mowing, maintenance and domestic and commercial cleaning.