Supported Employment

Fairhaven is the largest provider of supported employment on the NSW Central Coast!

When you work with Fairhaven you’ll learn new skills, receive workplace training, and best of all – enjoy being part of a great team!

Our two social enterprises, Pacific CoPack and RE-CReATE provide meaningful employment and real life work experience opportunities for over 130 people living with disability.

You will need to have ‘finding and keeping a job’ in your NDIS plan to be able to work with us.

If you are looking for supported employment, get in touch:

STEP 1   Contact the Employee Relations team. Speak with Julie or Lynne. Call 02 4349 5500.
STEP 2   Arrange a site tour of our Tuggerah or Point Clare facility.
STEP 3   If you are keen to work with us we will further your application. This may include a work experience trial to make sure that this is the right environment for you.

Work at Pacific CoPack:HACCP, Australian Organic, ISO certifications. Pacific CoPack Tuggerah Central Coast NSW.

Located at Tuggerah and Point Clare, Pacific CoPack provides a broad range of packaging solutions, such as product packing and filling plus warehousing, storage and delivery of commercial customer orders.

When you work Pacific CoPack, types of tasks may include:

  • weighing and filling of raw food products
  • heat shrink wrapping
  • tamper sealing
  • packing products
  • palletising
  • using warehouse machinery and equipment.

All supported employees are provided with relevant on the job training such as workplace health and safety, manual handling, use of equipment, quality standards, hygiene and food safety.

Work at RE-CReATE:

RE-CReATE is located at Point Clare. It is a major upcycling and re-use hub and a great place to flex your creative skills. We take donated goods and materials and find wonderful ways to transform them into unique and interesting re-sellable products, such as fashion, jewellery, textiles, homewares and furniture. All proceeds benefit our charitable cause.

When you work at RE-CReATE, types of tasks may include:

  • woodwork
  • sanding
  • painting
  • sewing and textiles
  • cutting and constructing materials
  • learn and apply upcycling techniques that add value to items.

All supported employees receive relevant on the job training such as workplace health and safety, manual handling and use of equipment.

Contact the team at Fairhaven today, talk to us about your needs and goals. Call 02 4349 5500.

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Markets

209 Brisbane Water Drive, Point Clare

Point Clare Car Boot Market:
2nd Sat of each month Feb-Dec. 9am-2pm

Op Shop

Fairhaven Op Shop
209 Brisbane Water Drive, Point Clare

Trading Hours:
Monday to Friday 9am – 4pm
Saturdays 9am – 2pm

Volunteers are urgently needed for one shift a week or fortnight

Volunteer

Join our awesome team! There's a range of volunteer roles to suit many skills and interests: helping at events, working in our op shop, general handy man/gardening jobs, office assistance.

Come once a week or a fortnight, we welcome people of all ages. Drop in and say hi, or call on 4349 5500.

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ETTALONG BOWLING CLUB

All proceeds to Fairhaven
103 Springwood Ave, Ettalong

MONDAYS 7:30PM

Club Bingo Sessions

All proceeds of equipment sales & most raffles to Fairhaven

Ettalong Bowling Club:
Mondays 11am & Thursdays 7.30pm

Erina Leagues Club:
Tuesdays 10.30am & Wednesdays 7.30pm

Everglades Country Club:
Wednesdays 7.30pm & Fridays 10.30am