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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
You may select more than one option.
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Dave’s Auto Electrics

Work 7281 Western Highway Nhill VIC 3400 Australia Work Phone: 03 5391 3003

Desert Edge Arts

Work 87-89 Nelson St Nhill VIC 3418 Cell Phone: 0447 826 062 Website: Home Page

Dianne Marchment & Associates

Work 36 Scott St Warracknabeal VIC 3393 Work Phone: 03 5394 1078 Website: Home page

Dunlop Super Dealer

Work 108 Nelson St Nhill VIC 3418 Work Phone: 03 5391 3116 Website: National Website

Earthly Treasures

Work 31 Victoria St Nhill VIC 3418 Work Phone: 03 5391 1250

Edenhope & District Memorial Hospital

Home 128-134 Elizabeth Street Edenhope Vic 3318 Work Phone: 03 5585 9800 Work Phone: 03 5585 9891 Website: Home Page

Exchange Hotel

Work 100 Firebrace Street Horsham Victoria 3400 Australia Work Phone: 03 5382 1095 Work Phone: 03 5382 2004

Fagan Auto

Work 28 Woolcock St Warracknabeal VIC 3393 Work Phone: 03 5398 2115 Website: Home page

Federation University

Horsham Campus
Work 289 Baillie St Horsham Vic 3400 Website: Wimmera Campus Website: Contact

Feet First Footwear

Work 56 Scott St Warracknabeal VIC 3393 Work Phone: 03 5398 1138