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Community Employment

Community Employment is designed to provide individuals with work experience and training opportunities within a community setting. The aim is to help people who have been unemployed to re-enter the active workforce with new skills, confidence and a fresh familiarity to a daily work routine.


There are currently six types of Community Employment roles

available within Sunflower Recycling:

  • Recycling General Operatives

  • Receptionists

  • Cleaners

  • Drivers

  • Driver Assistants

  • Green Keepers

All Community Employment employees are expected to participate in training and/or education that will accentuate their employability while working in Sunflower Recycling.


Your training plan will help you learn new skills and upskill to a higher level. Each training plan is individually tailored to the participant.


Below are examples of the kind of training available:

  • Safe Pass

  • Manual Handling

  • Forklift Training

  • First Aid

  • Home Repair & Maintenance

  • Professional Cleaning Skills

  • Health & Safety Training

  • Horticulture

  • Computer Training

  • Security Skills

Please contact us for information on our current available vacancies.


Community Employment

is a part time job

for 19.5 hrs

per week.

You can take up additional part time employment

if you wish to.

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