Supported Employment

Westhaven has been providing supported employment for people with disabilities for many years now.

If you are a person with a disability seeking part-time or full-time employment, Westhaven offers supported employment at our sites in Dubbo and Nyngan.

We currently employ around 70 people to supply locals and businesses alike with a wide range of services. 

Employment opportunities at Westhaven include:

  • Commercial Cleaning
  • Mobile car detailing
  • Commercial Lawn mowing and grounds maintenance
  • Secure document shredding
  • Production of timber products
  • Production of Westhaven's Two Sheep ugg boots and wool accessories
Employment at Westhaven will provide you with a variety of skills within your chosen profession:
  • Competent use of mowing and gardening equipment
  • Retail operations in the Two Sheep shop front
  • Commercial cleaning experience 
  • Construction and warehouse skills - wool product manufacture and timber manufacturing
  • Tyre, window and vehicle care
  • Machinery operation and maintenance
All Westhaven supported employees are provided with on the job training and WHS training. This includes specific work based skills development with our support workers/trainers to assist you as an active member of the workforce. 

The National Disability Insurance Agency  (NDIA) will fund reasonable and necessary disability supports to enable participants to engage in a supported working environment.
Anyone who has a current NDIS package can contact Westhaven directly to discuss how we may support you.
If you do not have an NDIS plan, please contact the NDIA and request access to start the eligibility process for the scheme.

Please contact Westhaven if you would like more information on the process and advice on the best pathway for you or your family member.

Phone: 02 6882 7188  or visit our NDIS advisory coordinators at 87 Wingewarra Street, Dubbo.