A woman in a wheelchair sits in front of a computer with headphones in. She is in a video meeting and is waving to the other participants.

Smashing Stereotypes For A More Gender Equitable Future 

This International Women’s Day, and every other day of the year, She Works strives to #BreaktheBias. We’re disrupting the gender stereotypes that exist in the workplace and repeatedly fail or disadvantage women. We partner with employers in male-dominated industries, including ICT, Transport and Construction, and support them to remove barriers and influence important cultural change, […]

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Statistic that recruiters were 13 per cent less likely to click on a woman’s profile than a man’s when searching LinkedIn for candidates. They were also 3% less likely to send a woman an InMail after viewing her profile.

She Works and Applying for Jobs

Last year, LinkedIn analysed their data and found that women apply to 20 per cent fewer jobs than men. The data also revealed recruiters were 13 per cent less likely to click on a woman’s profile than a man’s when searching LinkedIn for candidates. While the Gender Insights Report didn’t include data on gender diverse […]

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A She Works Client Story

  Isabella’s Success Story Finding a job in this global pandemic is a tough but fantastic opportunity. However, the grunt work doesn’t stop once the role is secured. Many are facing a whole new obstacle: starting these roles entirely from home. In February this year, a multinational consultancy firm partnered with SheWorks to recruit for […]

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The Ups and Downs of The Hidden Job Market

You might have heard of the term “hidden job market” before and wondered what it actually meant. It’s not about shady, black market jobs. Nor does it refer to jobs that are deliberately kept secret. The hidden job market simply covers all job vacancies that aren’t formally advertised. Instead, these jobs are swooped up through word-of-mouth by […]

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Nazish She Works Candidate

Nazish’s Story

SheWorks are excited to share some great news – our client Nazish has recently secured a full-time role with Melbourne Water as a Project Engineer. Before accessing Fitted for Work services and registering with SheWorks, Nazish had been struggling to find work, despite coming to Australia as a skilled migrant with extensive work experience.  “Without local […]

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An Incredible Year for SheWorks

By Liz Trewhella.   2019 has been an incredible year for SheWorks, placing more women into meaningful employment across Melbourne and Sydney and exploring opportunities nationally to connect more businesses with our diverse talent pool. This year, we are thrilled to have filled roles within transport, warehousing, call centres, corporate offices and community settings.  2019 […]

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SheWorks goes to Parramatta!

In 2019, Liz Trewhella will officially be taking on the role of SheWorks Manager and is really looking forward to being able to connect more skilled, experience, work-ready women with paid job opportunities in organisations that align with Fitted for Works core values and mission. Operating since 2014, SheWorks is a social enterprise wholly owned […]

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