Book Apt
ABILITY 224 548

Category: Success Stories

Sandra is standing with trolleys and smiling

Sandra: Doing a good job while on the job

13 Aug 2020

We recently heard a terrific story (more on this later) about Sandra and her good deed while working as a trolley collector in Albany. We’re always keen to learn more about people who do a good j...

Read full story
Michelle is standing and holding a plastic bag of mineral sands

Michelle: A curious and loyal employee who is going the distance

29 Jul 2020

Michelle has been an employee of Tronox (and its former corporate guises) for the past 19 years, and in a job that was originally brokered by Forrest Personnel. Nineteen years is an incredibly long ti...

Read full story
James is standing in front of a compact loader

Meet James and find out why it pays off to have many interests

29 Jun 2020

James is a young man who likes big things. If truth be told, he likes small things too, but more about that later. The crux of James is that he enjoys both big and small, and much in between. The b...

Read full story
A blue background with cleaning supplies and the yellow words: Cleaning makes me happy, Shae Murray (who also loves her dogs, her music and her succulents)

Meet Shae and discover her many passions

15 Jun 2020

We’d love you to meet Shae. She’s camera shy. So, we’re asking you to imagine a young woman with a radiant smile, funky glasses, and loads of energy and enthusiasm. This is a young woman who ...

Read full story
Daniel is sitting in a library and is reaching his arms and hands out in front of him

Daniel: Right back at it

03 Jun 2020

After about eight weeks of mandatory leave due to Covid-19, Daniel is back at his job at the City of Bunbury Library. Getting back to work When asked how he felt to be back, he said: “it felt ...

Read full story

Local Employer Embraces Diversity & Inclusion With Successful, Sustainable Employment for Local Community Members

22 Nov 2019

The Bunbury Farmer’s Market is more than a great place to find an abundance of diverse and fresh food while also supporting local farmers.   They are also an employer that embraces and promotes di...

Read full story

Got Barriers? No Worries! Employer finds “hidden gold” with capabilities of locals providing for diverse & inclusive workplace

29 May 2019

When 5 local job seekers with chronic health conditions and mobility barriers applied for jobs at the Collie Hills Accommodation Village, manager Ann Wheeldon didn’t see disability, she saw opportun...

Read full story
Annette of Corporate First Aid Trainer and Forrest Personnel job seekers on the last day of their classroom training for this certificate

Bunbury job seekers progressing towards their Certificate III for Individual Support Disability Support Worker

07 May 2019

Forrest Personnel commends our 13 job seekers for their dedication and hard work over the past 3 ½ months who recently completed the classroom requirements of the Certificate III for Individual Su...

Read full story
Picture of four people

Tenille’s Work ABILITY Leads to Employment

12 Apr 2019

A well-known Bridgetown volunteer and community member who lives with Down Syndrome, has accepted an offer of employment with the Bridgetown Community Resource Centre resulting from an opportunity pro...

Read full story
Two people standing side by side

Celebrating over 10 Years of Continuous Employment

04 Apr 2019

Analytical Thinking, Innovation and Great Work as a Long-term Valued Employee Shortly after finishing high school in 2006 Jake Waldin came to Forrest Personnel to see what assistance we might be able...

Read full story