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Welcome to NOVA Employment...

NOVA is 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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NovaBlog: A Blog by Martin Wren


Choice & Control 2
After the best part of thirty years it shouldn't be necessary to make a case that disability employment is different from mainstream employment, not in the desired outcome (we both make taxpayers), ...

Informed Choice
Informed Choice Transition to Work outcomes for the 2012 school leavers in the Nepean Blue Mountains district are available here: Don't ...

Let's Get Working: A Blog


The wrong way to stand out
We all want to stand out to an employer as the candidate they should hire. People try all sorts of methods to accomplish this, but there are right ways to stand out and there are wrongs to stand out. ...

Is it too late to apply for the job?
When you're looking for a job you'll notice job ads that have been sitting in a window, on a recruitment site or a company's own website for a while. For example there's a hairdresser ...

Focus on Ability
Sponsorship and Donations

Sponsorship and Donations

Each year NOVA assists many hundreds of people to enter the workforce. To do this we find, train and provide material support to dozens of staff. This costs a lot of money and NOVA funding from the Australian Government to carry this work out however, there is still enormous unmet need.

In 2002, NOVA began a formal program of fundraising. We now receive more than $100,000 annually in donations and goods. Our sponsors range from the very large (our genuine thanks to Mr. Gates and Microsoft) to the very small - annual membership of NOVA's association costs $3.

The cost of taking a person with an intellectual disability, finding suitable employment and providing appropriate post-placement support is approximately $7000. Every little bit helps. If you'd like to support our work financially we offer the following benefits:

  • As a registered charity, donations over $2 are tax-deductible (check with your accountant)
  • All donations over $10 are listed on our Champions Board
  • Corporate sponsors receive recognition on our website(s) and on other promotional material where applicable
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Positions Vacant
NOVA currently has exciting job opportunities in a range of different roles and programs.

Please make sure you have your resume ready to upload before you begin NOVA's On-Line Application process. Please apply here.

For more information see working for NOVA

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It's our final day at the IASSIDD World Congress and the small amount of people around makes me think things are winding down here. Yesterday I made a few new contacts to help spread the word about ...



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