In late November, employers from organisations in the ACT and South-East NSW were put through their paces during a ‘Bring a Boss’ evening at the Royal Military College - Duntroon. During the evening the employers experienced similar training to that which their Reservist employees undergo as ADF Reservists.
The opportunity to undertake a nine day study tour of shipping ports around Australia has paid dividends for Paul Thomas, as knowledge gained will assist his civilian employer secure coveted maritime industry accreditation.
Employers from across Western Australia were commended for their support of Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reservists at the annual Employer Support Awards event held at Fremantle Sailing Club on 14 November 2018.
Employers from across Victoria have been recognised for their support of Australian Defence Force (ADF) reservists, at the Defence Reserves Support Council’s annual Employer Support Awards event in Melbourne, on 17 October 2018.
BJ Hydraulics of Dalby, Queensland has been recognised for its support of Defence Reservists after being awarded the Small Business award at the annual South Queensland Defence Reserves Employer Support Awards event in Brisbane on Wednesday night.
The Queensland Ambulance Service has been recognised for its support of Defence Reservists after being awarded the Public Sector award at the recent Annual South Queensland Employer Support Awards event in Brisbane.
Supportive employers and their Reservist employees converged on the National Arboretum, Canberra recently for the Defence Reserves Support Council (DRSC) ACT and South East NSW Employer Support Awards.
The ADF Long Tan Youth Leadership and Teamwork Awards (YLT Awards) recognise the outstanding leadership qualities of school students throughout Australia. Last year more than 4000 awards were presented to high school students in years 10 and 12.
Defence’s Reserve and Youth Division works closely with the Defence Reserves Support Council (DRSC) to engage Australian companies, primarily to gain their support for, and understanding of, the vital roles performed by Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reservists – many of whom are their employees.
Commander of the 11th Brigade (Army Reserves), Brigadier Timothy O’Brien hosted a ‘Dining In Night’ for Brisbane based employers of Army reservists, at Gallipoli Barracks, Enoggera Queensland on 7 September 2018.