Glenray has placed these five staff members through the Certificate IV in Disability course run in house, part time over four months.
Glenray helping school leavers with a disability become work ready
"Keep us on your radar!" – that's Glenray Industries' message to local school leavers with a disability who may be eligible to join the Transition to Work (TTW).
There are still spaces for the fantastic FREE Carers' Lunch - a freebie for those in our community who look after people with a disability or the elderly.
Glenray Industries is helping the organiser – and year 11 student - Keegan Bringolf in promoting this great event and supplying fresh table linen for the event.
Local wheelchair rugby junior Harry Clist (pictured left) has impressed Glenray Industries. On 3 July, we presented him with a congratlations letter plus a $140 donation we had received from the Great Moscow Circus (the circus also gave many tickets to sell and let us keep the proceeds).
Offering a glimmer of economic hope in the Central West, disability enterprise Glenray Industries has hired a whopping 56 new staff members over the past year.
The recruitment drive brings to 178 the total number of people who work at Glenray, including 70 people with a disability.
Glenray Industries was named finalist in two categories of the recent Crowe Horwath Bathurst Business Awards.
Glenray's day programs - called Bathurst Lifestyle and Learning - was shortlisted to be one of three finalists in the categories of:
Employee of the Year (for Julie Price, Manager, Bathurst Lifestyle and Learning)
Excellence in Business (for Bathurst Lifestyle and Learning's service).
More than 500 people attended the prestigious awards ceremony at the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre on 19 September, 2014.
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Bathurst Lifestyle & Learning
We run diverse day programs for young people and adults with disability. Our programs offer opportunities for access to and integratation with the community by taking part in a wide range of community and centre based activities.
Glenray’s Supported Accommodation Program offers individualised lifestyle support to people living with a disability in a diverse range of housing options such as a house, unit, group home or other form of dwelling.
Kitchens and Joinery
We manufacture quality kitchens, commercial joinery, DIY flat packs, export wood pallets and gluts as well as pallet collars, bed bases and mattresses and more. Our Browning Street factory has state-of-the-art equipment which we can tailor to manufacture a range of different products as needed.
Pallet Collars Our Wood Products factory now makes export and domestic high quality pallet collars. These pallets are really useful to protect and secure your precious load.
Glenray Industries now has its own customised Wellness Program for staff, supported emloyees, clients and residents of our group homes. It covers nutrition, physical and psychosocial health