Our team is dedicated to supporting Western Australia’s employers to attract, recruit and retain Aboriginal employees. Having a diverse workplace that welcomes Aboriginal employees brings a range of benefits – your business grows with the unique perspectives, experience and knowledge that Aboriginal people can bring to your team, and Western Australian communities face a brighter future when their young people are working.
How AWDC can help you
Your local AWDC can help you become a workplace of choice, to attract and retain Aboriginal employees. Watch this short video to meet some of the AWDC team and find out more.
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Whether your business already has Aboriginal employees, or you're just starting out with employing Aboriginal people, we have information here to help. Check out the following sections by selecting from the menu.
Workplace of choice – find out what you can do to make your organisation somewhere that Aboriginal people would like to work.
Finding Aboriginal employees – look at strategies that can help you focus your search and find excellent Aboriginal employees who will add value to your workplace. You'll also find out about the AWDC jobs board, and how you can use it to advertise your employment opportunities to Aboriginal people.
support – we've collected some great resources with lots of useful information to help with your workforce development planning.
Events and workshops
Your local AWDC supports employers, businesses and local communities through professional development workshops and events such as the Deadly Jobs Expo. Visit our Events page and register to join our mailing list.
Aboriginal Business Directory
The Aboriginal Business Directory is a free service that provides Aboriginal businesses in Western Australia with an opportunity to promote their products and services to potential buyers from government and private organisations.
The Aboriginal Business Directory WA is a joint project between the Department of Training and Workforce Development, The Department of Aboriginal Affairs, the Small Business Development Corporation and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia's ProjectConnect.