MWLP - Linking youth to business, careers & opportunity

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What we do

MWLP is a dynamic, not-for-profit, community organisation.

Work Placement

MWLP provides a brokerage service that allows some 6,800 HSC students (in 2017) to participate in two weeks of learning in the workplace during Years 11 & 12.

Career & Transition

MWLP is a specialist in the provision of career and transition support services, targeting young people and related stakeholders and influencers (including parents, business and industry, educators and training providers and the wider community).

Training & Industry

MWLP has over 20 years’ experience in engaging with business and industry across a broad range of industry areas and has extensive employer networks.

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OUR TEAM

Dr David M Williams AM
Dr David M Williams AM
Chief Executive Officer
Sue Scobie
Sue Scobie
Marketing & Communications Manager
Favourite part of your job – Reporting our Good News Stories. We have so many passionate businesses who host talented and willing students with inspiring outcomes. Favourite place – The Greek Islands. Favourite things – Health, happiness, family, friends and hot chips!
Courtney Ditton
Courtney Ditton
Work Placement Coordinator
Favourite part of your job – Being a part of the link that gives students a start in the workforce to potentially help them build their career. Favourite movie – The Parent Trap. Favourite place – Huskisson, Croatia, Greece, anywhere with a beach. Favourite thing to do – Watch my nephews grow up every day
Peter Miller
Peter Miller
Work Placement Consultant Business & Industry
Favourite part of your job – Meeting and engaging with the fantastic people who make up our community and enhance the opportunities for our youth. Favourite movie – The Wall. Favourite place – My Backyard. Favourite thing to do – Travel.
Michael Everett
Michael Everett
Manager Work Placement & Industry Engagement
Favourite Part of your job – Signing a great new host and hearing how well the placements are going. That the student was offered a job or that they had a great time and learnt heaps. Favourite Place – Love travelling and seeing new things. My top 3 would be Vegas, Berlin & Athens. Favourite thing to do – Spend time with my family & travel.
Nicole Chesworth
Nicole Chesworth
Work Placement Coordinator
Favourite part of your job – Building strong relationships with Schools/TAFE and colleagues, as well as having a sense of purpose linking students with a good work placement experience. Favourite thing to do – My favourite thing to do is travel. I love exploring new places around the world.
Janelle Henson
Janelle Henson
Business Development Manager
Favourite part of your job – I really enjoy networking with business and industry and schools and students to see how we can best link them to opportunities for pathways to work together. When I can see a situation and offer a solution to assist, and can help our stakeholders I feel a great deal of satisfaction. Favourite thing to do – I enjoy watching the movie Music and Lyrics and spending time with my family.
Nicole McGee
Nicole McGee
Work Placement Team Leader
Favourite part of your job – The job and the work are interesting, challenging and rewarding. It’s exciting to be part of a company that links Youth to Work Placement. Favourite movie – Dirty Dancing.
Chantal Ogden
Chantal Ogden
Administration Trainee
Favourite part of your job – Learning what goes into organising work placement and being able to be a part of an organisation that gives students a platform to learn new skills to use in the workforce. Favourite place – New York. Favourite things – Hanging out with family and friends and just being able to learn and experience new things every day!

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