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Finding the right job when you have a disability, injury or health condition.

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How to find your job opportunities

We work with local employers across Australia who are looking for good people

At APM, we help people with disability, injury or health conditions find meaningful employment by understanding what employers need.

When you register with APM, you’ll have access to our exclusive job seeker portal Employable Me, which features tips, tools and resources to help you find your next job and keep it.

You can access our job board, training videos, advice and links at times that suit you, whether just before a job interview, after you have started work or when you find a job that you really want to apply for.

As well as matching you with vacancies, we also promote you to local businesses, connecting you with potential employers.

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Let's get to work on your personal job plan

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Your dedicated APM employment consultant will work with you to prepare you for work

Together we’ll create your personal job plan and help you build the skills and confidence you need to get to work.

We are proud to deliver Workforce Australia and Disability Employment Services on behalf of the Australian Government. We can help you with:

  • A personalised job plan
  • Discovering your strengths and interests
  • Building your confidence
  • Writing your resume and job applications
  • Searching for suitable jobs
  • Identifying potential employers
  • Preparing for interviews
  • Managing any health issues or barriers to work

We provide support and guidance for at least six months after you start your new job.

This could include creating an induction plan with your employer, help learning workplace requirements or working with your medical or other support services to help you keep your job.

Get the tools and skills to find a job

We want you to have every chance of finding a job that’s right for you.

As part of your job plan, your APM employment consultant will also help you access tools and training to boost your chances of being hired. This includes:

  • Building your IT and job search skills
  • Online tools and resources to get you ready to work
  • Building your skills through short courses, apprenticeships or other activities
  • Support to buy equipment, tools or make workplace modifications if required

With more than 500 offices around Australia plus a network of recruitment, training and job-matching partners, we can help find the right job for you.

Get the tools and skills for the job

What work can I do with a disability, injury, or health condition?

At APM, we look to match the job to the person and find something that will work for your situation.

Over the years, we have matched people with many jobs across many industries, including:

  • Hospitality
  • Customer service
  • Logistics and warehousing
  • Food preparation
  • Education
  • Cleaning

Take a look at our health and disability blog to read more advice about specific conditions, and you can see some of our success stories here.