Supported Employment

Working at HiCity boosts confidence, self esteem, gives us a sense of worth and wellbeing. Friendships are developed and maintained.  

Here at HiCity:

  • We encourage the independence of each person;
  • We value the contribution of our employees to meet our commercial needs.
  • Our experienced staff support each person to achieve their work goals
  • We have standard work hours of 8am-4.30pm Monday-Thursday and 8am -2.30pm Friday
  • We are not only an employer of people with disability – we assist people to move into mainstream employment by providing a training and supportive work environment.
  • We are accredited to the NSDS.

We offer:

  • A real job with a variety of work (specialist packaging, grounds maintenance, nursery)
  • Fair Wages (paid fortnightly into your bank account)
  • A safe and caring working environment
  • On the job training
  • Ongoing support based on assessed need
  • Person Centred – Employment Assistance Plans
  • Excellent working conditions
  • A Diverse workforce
  • Easy access (all on the one level)
  • Recharge point for wheelchairs and scooters
  • Information sessions where you can book in to hear about HiCity and have a guided tour
  • A 2 week Work orientation for people looking for employment
  • An opportunity to try work in each of our service areas to see what you would most like to do
  • Work experience for students still at school
  • Participation in our continual improvement process (we love suggestions)
  • Superannuation
  • Full and part time work
  • A quality service 

Workers are involved in our committees:

  • OH&S committee
  • Workers committee (including quality assurance)
  • Social club
  • Attendance at BOM meetings  

We have partnerships with other organisation so that we can offer;

  • Accredited training courses
  • Literacy and cooking classes  

Our workers report a high satisfaction rate in the annual survey and through our external auditing process

The culture of HiCity is remarked upon by people who visit and notice the bright, friendly workplace.  

To see if you are eligible see our eligibility criteria (Here)

For a copy of our information kit, to book in for an information session or any other queries  Contact Us