Barry, Bendigo Stadium Limited (BSL) and Axis Employment
After being out of the workforce for seven years, Barry had an immediate impact in contributing to BSL’s organisational goals. Within his first six months of employment, Barry was nominated by his peers as ‘Employee of the Month’. Staff witnessed Barry’s increase in confidence, personal growth, and demonstrated social skills along his journey, which has instilled satisfaction and fulfilment within the greater team at BSL.
BSL partnered with Axis Employment to provide members of the community with an opportunity to re-enter the work force. Barry has been employed since 2019, cleaning, maintenance and setting up for events.
BSL’s partnership with Axis and Barry has been so successful eight employment opportunities have been offered within Bendigo Stadium Ltd venues.