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School Friendly Business

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The School Friendly Business program provides recognition for businesses that support their local schools. School Friendly Businesses support the local community by:

  • Being aware of important school dates
  • Welcoming invitations to important school events
  • Considering flexi-time for parent/guardian employees to attend significant school events
  • Welcoming authorised school and parenting information/literature in their staff room
  • Being prepared to host students for workplace learning (work experience, Structured Workplace Learning and/or School Based Apprenticeships or traineeships)
  • Being willing to allow small groups of students to visit their workplace for a tour
  • Support the MATES Mentoring Program by allowing allow employee/s an agreed period of time-release or flexible work arrangements during work hours to participate in the MATES Mentoring Program for 1 hour a fortnight.
  • Supporting the MATES Reading Buddies program in their local schools by being a part of the “village that raises a child”.
Becoming a School Friendly Business helps you to:

  • Promote your business
  • Demonstrate your corporate social responsibility
  • Become an employer of choice
  • Help nurture a future workforce
  • Enhance business and school relationships
  • Open and improve avenues of communication
Download a School Friendly Business Flyer here

Fill out the form below to apply online.
School Friendly Business
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Centre for Participation

Work 39 Urquhart St HORSHAM VIC 3400 Work Phone: 03 5381 6701 Website: Home Page

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Work 58 Hamilton Street Horsham Vic 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 3844 Website: Home Page

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Work 37 Firebrace St Horsham Vic 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 4343 Website: Home page

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Work 37 Woolcock St Warracknabeal VIC 3393 Work Phone: 03 5394 1100

Clever Stitch

Home 125 Lloyd St Dimboola VIC 3414 Work Phone: (03) 5389 1100 Website: Home page

Creekside Hotel

Work 4 Scott St Warracknabeal VIC 3393 Work Phone: 03 5398 2180 Website: Home Page

D’Coco Hair Studio

Work 50b Pynsent St HORSHAM VIC 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 2288

D’Lush Studio

Work 43 Federation Ave Horsham VIC 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 0925

Dan’s Plaster and Render

Work 34 Stockton Dr Horsham Vic 3400 Cell Phone: 0429 408 042