12 episodes

In each episode we get to know a person with a disability and highlight their many abilities in the workplace.


If you’re a Sydney or Southern Highlands business that could benefit from great staff visit novaemployment.com.au

Focus on Ability NOVA Employment

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 18 Ratings

In each episode we get to know a person with a disability and highlight their many abilities in the workplace.


If you’re a Sydney or Southern Highlands business that could benefit from great staff visit novaemployment.com.au

    Stronger Together

    Stronger Together

    For Chad, the hardest thing about living with a disability, was learning how to ask for help. For years, he covered up his struggles at school with anger, aggressive outbursts, and withdrawal, hoping no one would notice that he was different. Chad was ...

    • 15 min
    So, what do you do?

    So, what do you do?

    Not having an answer to that common question, can be stressful and embarrassing. When Sam finished school last year, he really didn’t know what he was going to do next. But instead of playing video games and taking a relaxing ‘gap-year’, Sam decided to...

    • 16 min
    On your mark

    On your mark

    Two minutes and 14 seconds. That’s the time to beat if Amy is to qualify for the Paralympics swim team next year. But that’s not the only goal she’s working towards. At work, Amy has found the perfect place to find her confidence and prove that she’s g...

    • 15 min
    Who’s helping who?

    Who’s helping who?

    Susan was running a successful business and felt like she was finally in a position to give back to her community. Then, she met Lachlan, and realised she might have gotten more than she’d bargained for.

    • 15 min
    Finding Your Voice

    Finding Your Voice

    On his first day at work, Akbar was so shy that he barely said a word. That’s not him though, not really. The real Akbar wants to travel the world and surround himself with new people. He just needs to find some confidence first.

    • 10 min
    The Stage Is Set

    The Stage Is Set

    Finishing high school, Jack felt like he was leaving the happiest days of his life behind him. Obsessed with musicals, movies and the bright lights of theatre - Jack wanted to be on stage. Growing up and going to work was the last thing he thought he’d...

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

Aus Podcast Guru ,

Loved it! Great to hear about ability for a change

Love the focus on ability angle. Enlightening stories that show people with different abilities can make great employees. Well done

reh2006 ,

Wonderful

What a fantastic podcast that highlights the fact that anything is possible with the right help and support. Well done to all involved!

TaliaMcK ,

Brilliant

So uplifting to listen to Jarrad speak about how much he loves his role. Well done and a great podcast to listen to.

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