Employing People with a Disability

The Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale is committed to a diverse, inclusive and accessible workplace, below are a range of resources to help you ensure your business is inclusive.

The Australian Human Rights Commission website provides a range of Good Practice Good Business factsheets to help promote diversity and prevent discrimination in the workplace including a fact sheet on Disability Discrimination

The WA Department of Communities, Disability Services have developed a Disability Employment Toolkit which outlines the practical application of inclusive recruitment practices across all employment sectors. Some useful links are provided below and more details can be found on their website.

The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission website includes resources that provide information to business owners, landlords, managers and staff on how they can improve accessibility to meet their obligations under the Equal Opportunity Act.

 Understanding Disability

The Australian Network on Disability is a national, membership based, for-purpose organisation that supports organisations to advance the inclusion of people with disability in all aspects of business. 

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