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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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List other ways you are already supporting local schools

Horsham Lighting and Decor

Work 41 Wilson St HORSHAM VIC 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 1573

Horsham Paving Centre

Work 37 Kenny Road Horsham Vic 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 6627 Website: Home Page

Horsham RSL

Work 36 McLachlan St Horsham Vic 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 5222 Website: Home Page

Horsham Tyre & Battery Service

Work 77 McPherson St Horsham Vic 3400 Work Phone: 03 5382 6075


Home 37 Wilson St Horsham Vic 3400 Website: Contact

Jennifer Meek Giftware

Work 26 Victoria St Nhill VIC 3418 Work Phone: 03 5391 1187 Website: Home Page

Jim’s Butchery

Work 25 Victoria St Nhill VIC 3418 Work Phone: 03 5391 1031

Jonasson’s Kitchen Solutions

Work 46 Rainbow Road Warracknabeal VIC 3393 Work Phone: 03 5398 2499

Kirchner Trucks

Work 141 Stawell Rd Horsham Vic 3400 Website: Contact