We are the largest provider of supported employment for people living with disability on the NSW Central Coast
With Fairhaven you’ll learn new skills, receive workplace training, and best of all – enjoy being part of a great team!
Our social enterprise, Fairhaven CoPack provides employment and real life work experience opportunities for over 100 people living with disability. We also provide supported employment opportunities in our retail Op Shopping Village.
Employment funding in your NDIS Plan provides you with the support you need to help you find open employment or supported employment at any stage of your life.
With this funding in place you can receive support to gain employment.
Fairhaven operates its own Australian Disability Enterprise (ADE) offering supported employment in warehousing, manufacturing and retail.
If you are looking for supported employment, get in touch:
STEP 1 Speak to our Employee Relations team by calling 02 4349 5500.
STEP 2 Arrange a site tour of our Tuggerah or Point Clare facility.
STEP 3 If you are keen to work with us we will further your application. This may include a work experience trial to make sure that this is the right environment for you.
Work at Fairhaven CoPack
Located at Tuggerah, CoPack provides a broad range of packaging solutions, such as product packing and filling plus warehousing, storage and delivery of commercial customer orders.
When you work at CoPack, the types of tasks may include:
- Weighing and filling of raw food products
- Heat shrink wrapping
- Tamper sealing
- Packing products
- Using warehouse machinery and equipment.
All supported employees are provided with relevant on the job training such as workplace health and safety, manual handling, use of equipment, quality standards, hygiene and food safety.
Work at Fairhaven Op Shopping Village
Located at Point Clare, our Op Shopping Village offers a unique op-shopping experience on the NSW Central Coast. We have a plant nursery, toy shop, bookshop, vintage and antiques room, homewares and multiple fashion areas, it’s pretty much op shop heaven!
When you work at our Op Shopping Village, the types of tasks may include:
- Customer service
- Sorting donations
- Pricing donations
All supported employees are provided with relevant on the job training such as workplace health and safety, customer service skills, manual handling, use of equipment, quality standards, and hygiene.
Contact the team at Fairhaven today and talk to us about your supported employment needs and goals.