Family Background: Yawuru (Broome) / Larrakia (Darwin)
Career Highlights: I love working within my community and assisting my people on their career journey and knowing the positive impact it has!
Job Role: Youth Employment Mentor – Bidi Waalitj | Youth Employment Program
Location: Perth, WA
Describe a typical days work at the Foundation: Each day is different from the next which is why I really enjoy what I do. It can be anything from meeting new participants, mentoring current participants, engaging with Employers and Service Providers to promote our program and then job matching participants.
Favourite part of being a mentor: My Favourite part of being a Mentor is getting to meet all the participants, hearing about their ambitions and being able to support them to achieve their career goals! It’s a rewarding feeling to see a participant build confidence, really come into their own and kick-start their career journey.
Personal inspiration: My Son and my Daughter, they inspire me to be the best version of myself.
Quote to live by: Love life and never stop dreaming, may beauty and happiness be yours always!