Community Solutions has been celebrated at the CoAct ConnectUp National Awards in Sydney – claiming top honours in an outstanding 11 award categories!

On behalf of our teams, Workforce Solutions General Manager Tom Mangan accepted an unprecedented 10 awards from our head contractor CoAct for achieving very rare 5 star ratings across our Disability Employment Services (DES) and jobactive sites in Caloundra, Nambour, Maryborough, Proserpine (x2), Cannonvale (x2), Bowen, Bokarina and Dysart.

Furthermore, our Cannonvale-based Employment Consultant Fiona Sander won the prestigious Employment Consultant of the Year award for her incredible performance – having transformed the DES contract in the Whitsunday region from 1 star to 5 star over the past two years.

This recognition is wonderful acknowledgement for the efforts of our Programs Leaders and teams in delivering sustainable and rewarding employment outcomes for job seekers and employers across Queensland.

As a provider of Disability Employment Services and jobactive, Community Solutions is a service partner of CoAct – a national network of community service providers working together to create social and economic opportunities for Australia’s disadvantaged. The Star Ratings system is an Australian Government measure of the relative success of employment service providers in achieving outcomes for job seekers. Ratings range one to five stars, with one being the lowest and five being the highest.