Celebrating 30 years of outstanding service to people with disability

Values and Beliefs

Purpose: “Change a life, we change the world”

Mission: People with disabilities are at the heart of our business. Our drive is that together, people achieve their full potential in employment, social connections and community participation


  • Every person matters
  • Anything is possible
  • Love what we do
  • We do the right thing
  • Together we succeed
Essential Employment and Training Values and Beliefs

Latest News

Jenolan Caves Team Building Trip

Back in July our participants from Bomaderry, Goulburn and Wollongong partook in a team building retreat at Jenolan Caves. The idea of the weekend was to build strong bonds between staff and participants while spending downtime socialising and relaxing. Throughout the...

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Wayne’s World

Wayne has been a user of our Disability Employment Service (DES) for approximately 2 years. Throughout that time Wayne tried his hand at a variety of job roles, but none gave him the level job satisfaction he so desired. Wayne told DES staff he wanted a position that...

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Stephen applies for Supported Living funding

Stephen has been attending our Community Participation program since 2012 when he received funding to participate 3 days a week. During his time with Essential Employment and Training (EET) Stephen has shown a love for dancing, fishing, playing sports and spending...

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Latest Events

Bandaged Bear Appeal
Mar 1 – Mar 31 all-day

The Bandaged Bear Appeal is The Children’s Hospital at Westmead’s largest annual fundraising appeal. Treating 100,000 patients yearly, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead relies on community generosity to raise essential funds for purchasing the most technologically advanced medical equipment, conducting vital research and maintaining the total healing environment the Hospital is renowned for.

Purple Day
Mar 26 all-day

Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness.

National Smile Day
Apr 1 all-day

Smile day is The Humour Foundation’s annual fundraising campaign. It is the one day of the year we ask the public to get involved in raising funds to help sick children SMILE in hospitals around Australia. Together we can discover the power of a smile!

World Health Day
Apr 7 all-day

World Health Day is a commemoration of the founding of the World Health Organisation. It functions as an opportunity to focus on health issues that affect the international community.

Apr 25 all-day

ANZAC Day is more than a commemoration of the day ANZAC troops landed on the beach at Gallipoli in 1915. it is a day of remembrance for all Australians who served and died in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations.