About us

CVGT Employment. Since 1983.

We are a not-for-profit employment service that’s been supporting people to find meaningful work for 40 years.

CVGT Employment is a not-for-profit employment service that’s been supporting people to find meaningful work for 40 years.

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Our people

We have a passionate team that cares about getting the best results for job seekers and employers.

Corporate responsibility

We are committed to inclusivity and diversity. Our community is the heartbeat of CVGT Employment, with inclusion at its core.

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Reconciliation plan

We are proud to respect this land, value First Nations heritage and advocate justice and equity for all.

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There are plenty of great opportunities for you to live, work and grow with CVGT Employment.

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Our people

CVGT has an amazing team of people who are passionate about connecting more people with meaningful work.

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Corporate responsibility

We are committed to inclusivity and diversity. Our community is the heartbeat of CVGT Employment, with inclusion at its core!

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Reconciliation plan

We are committed to developing long-term beneficial partnerships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Work with us

CVGT is looking for new people to join our team! If you have a passion and drive, we want hear from you today.

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The CVGT Employment story

CVGT Employment was formed in 1983, when councils surrounding Bendigo responded to a survey on youth unemployment skill shortages. Young people needed to be actively employed while learning the trade skills for their chosen fields. Employment services provider Central Victoria Group Apprenticeship Scheme was formed. We have grown to be known as CVGT Employment.

We had humble beginnings, employing one person, who rode a bicycle around Bendigo to monitor the progress of his 12 apprentices. Since then the business has grown from strength to strength. Today we employ more than 380 people in a diverse range of employment programs and specialties across New South Wales, Tasmania and Victoria.

The 128 CVGT locations provide a variety of programs to meet the needs and challenges faced by those seeking to secure employment and staff. Our professional support for your journey is available at these sites, so come visit us today!

CVGT Employment is a registered charity

CVGT Employment has been providing Australians with quality employment services since 1983. We are registered as an Australian charity, and not-for profit organization which means that our mission is to help people get jobs! View our charity registration details here.

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Programs

128

Locations

385

Employees

8,508

People into jobs 2020-21

We believe in delivering inclusive employment solutions. Every person deserves the opportunity to thrive.

CVGT Employment has a proud history of providing inclusive employment solutions to individuals and businesses. Our purpose is to connect more people to meaningful work. We do this through listening, talking and understanding people’s needs.

As an employment services provider we work closely with thousands of people looking for work, including youth who need support to choose either a pathway to a career or ongoing education, and employers seeking staff.

Our team has extensive employment services experience, ensuring people looking for work are job ready and matched to employers who are committed to supporting them achieve their employment goals.

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Our values are the foundation of what we do.

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Do the right thing

We look for ways to do the right thing, beyond just what we’re required to do.

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Find a way

We see constraints as opportunities and believe in a world of possibilities.

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Genuine care

We take the time to understand people, as their priorities may differ from ours.

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Better together

We work together and support each other to achieve our purpose.

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Community matters

We take our responsibility seriously – to be an enabler of positive change.

Meet some of our people

Here’s what some of our staff have to say about working at CVGT Employment.

2020-21 Annual Report

Download our 2020-21 Annual Report. This annual report covers CVGT Employment’s activities and performance from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021.

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Work health and safety

Our business is ISO 45001 certified, and our online learning management system enables us to manage compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004.

Keeping COVID-safe continues to be a key focus. Our detailed COVID-Safe plan adheres to government guidelines, offers support for working at home, and advice on how to safeguard mental and physical wellbeing.

CVGT Employment is committed to providing and actively promoting a safe environment for children. We have zero tolerance towards child abuse, and have policies and systems to protect children.

What’s new at CVGT Employment?

All the latest news from the CVGT Employment newsroom.

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