Talent Attraction Campaign

Star search underway

CHDC is looking for volunteers to appear in a series of videos being filmed to help attract more skilled workers to the Central Highlands.

We specifically need residents from the following areas:

  • Early childhood care and education
  • Construction
  • Health
  • Mining
  • Trade

Important information:

  • These are unpaid positions and you will be required for up to half a day
  • We will need to seek approval from your employer
  • Filming is likely to take place at the end of June – dates TBC
  • You can be from anywhere in the Central Highlands but filming will take place in the Emerald and Blackwater areas

If you are interested in being involved, please use the blue button below to send an email by midday, Friday 10 May with the following details:

  • Name and contact information
  • Occupation
  • Employer name and contact information
  • Length of time you’ve lived in the Central Highlands
  • State if you have a partner and / or children who would also be willing to appear in the videos. Preference will be given if the partner works in one of the following sectors: agriculture; retail; manufacturing; health; education; hospitality; government

This project is part of a talent attraction campaign for the Central Highlands, being developed by CHDC and NeonLogic.

It’s part of a broader workforce development program, initiated by the Central Highlands Resources Roundtable to help address the region’s skilled labour challenges.