News / Business / 7th April 2022
VERTO comes to Coona
Not-for-profit employment, training, education and apprenticeship service provider, VERTO has been selected to deliver Workforce Australia services in Coonabarabran and the Far West Orana region for the next six years.
Workforce Australia is the Department of Education, Skills and Employment’s new employment model that will replace the Jobactive program, with Workforce Australia services to deliver simple and efficient solutions to assist local job seekers and employers.
As well as Coonabarabran,VERTO was awarded the right to deliver Workforce Australia services in more than 50 locations across the Central West, Hunter, North Coast, and Far West Orana regions.
“This is an incredible result for not only VERTO, but for local Coonabarabran and Far West Orana businesses and job seekers,” VERTO CEO Ron Maxwell said.
“Our employees work hard to provide life- changing employment and training outcomes for our clients. We are very proud that the Department of Education, Skills and Employment has recognised the significant work we do in our local communities and entrusted ustodeliverthisimportant new program.”
Workforce Australia will enable local, job-ready job seekers to self-manage through new, interactive digital services, while those with greater needs will be supported by experienced VERTO consultants delivering Workforce Australia services.
VERTO will begin delivering Workforce Australia services from 1 July, 2022.
IMAGE: VERTO CEO Ron Maxwell, is thrilled the not-for-proft service provider has been selected to deliver Workforce Australia services in Coonabarabran.