CIM Employment

DREW REESE

Manager - DES

Drew has 8 years experience in the Employment Services industry where he has worked for Job Network and Disability Employment Services. During these 8 years he has worked as an Administration Assistant, Post Placement Support - Support Worker, Job Search Trainer, Job Placement Officer, Employment Consultant and as a Team Leader.

Drew is an extremely dedicated, detailed orientated and supportive individual who is always willing to go the extra mile to support CIM's clients and his fellow DES Team Members.

WENDY ENNIS

Senior Employment Consultant - DES

Wendy has been working in the employment field for over 10 years. With a strong knowledge of the region and with her networking and marketing skills, Wendy is able to promote clients into work that is suitable to their needs. She achieves this by taking the time to listen to her clients, determining positive and realistic strategies and encourages her clients to reach their goals. Wendy's has a positive attitude and is an excellent advocate for those with disabilities.

MONICA LUCAS

Employment Consultant - DES

Monica has acquired a diverse range of Employment related skills and experience while working for CIM Employment Services. She has also been able to learn and experience the rewarding achievements that being an Employment Consultant has to offer.

Monica also has 12 years experience working in Multi Cultural environments while supporting culturally and linguistically diverse individuals.

She strives to be a positive role model not only for her family but for her clients and peers as every day delivers new challenges and reward.

Please feel free to make contact with Monica as she is looking forward to meeting with you and providing you with assistance and support.

CHRISTIE BRENNAN

Exercise Physiologist / Job in Jeopardy Consultant

Christie is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movements Studies) at the University of Queensland.

Christie has previously worked with exercise prescription and management for chronic diseases neurological disorders chronic pain, musculoskeletal injuries and aquatic therapy for musculoskeletal conditions.

Christie focuses on providing individually tailored sessions to enable each client to achieve their specific goals. In addition to this Christie works with each client to build and maintain healthy lifestyles and functional abilities.

Christie will be involved with the Job in Jeopardy program at CIM Employment in addition to performing functional capacity evaluations, fitness assessments and prescribing gym and hydrotherapy rehabilitation programs.

KATRINA HUMPHRYS

Registered Psychologist / Rehabilitation Counsellor

Katrina Humphrys is a registered psychologist who has been providing psychology services to organisations for over 4 years. Katrina has completed a Bachelor in Psychology (Hons) and is currently completing her Doctor of Philosophy in Organisational Psychology.

Katrina has broad practice experience working with clients with mild mental health issues. She has specialist knowledge working within psychometric assessment for employment purposes and working with employees with occupational stress and strain issues.

Katrina's areas of interest include the treatment of depression, anxiety, work related stress, and work-life balance issues. Katrina also possesses training in initial needs assessments, vocational assessments, psychological assessments and adjustment to injury counselling.

Katrina is an Associate Member of Australian Psychological Society (APS).

NADIA PAVLOVIC

Employment Consultant

Nadia is new to the CIM Employment Services team. Nadia has extensive administration and recruitment experience working in the Employment Services and Food Processing industry. She has been working in a culturally diverse environment, is fully fluent in a number of Eastern European languages and is passionate about helping people access the community to achieve their goals. She is looking forward to a long and successful career with CIM Employment. Please feel free to contact Nadia as she is looking forward to providing you with best possible support.

JOANNE MURRAY

Client Support Officer

Jo Murray joined our team in January 2011. She has previously worked as a receptionist in a psychology clinic and also as a retail assistant in a newsagency. Jo is currently studying a Bachelor of Human Services which she hopes to become a counsellor / social worker. Jo hopes to learn from her role as Administration Officer and develop new skills for when she finishes university.

Annabel McKerrow

Counsellor

Work Experience: 6 months – Telephone counsellor for Quitline. Providing assessment and counselling support for clients wanting to quit smoking. Using person centred and motivational interviewing counsellor practices to assist clients explore motivation and develop a quit plan. 1 Year – Lifestyle Support Worker at Synapse working with people with acquired brain injury assisting them to access the community and reach their life and employment goals while helping them work through their challenging behaviour and cognitive barriers. 2 and half years – Employee Relations Practitioner at a large mining engineering firm. Focusing on employee compliancy, site HR practices and team alignment and development. Various volunteer positions providing support and counselling for individuals either directly affected my mental health issues or caring for someone who is.

Special interest: Person centred, motivational interviewing and CBT counselling

Personal Passion: Supporting clients to develop the motivation and confidence to tackle their barriers to employment and feeling more prepared to re enter the working environment.

Carmen Schulz

Team Leader

Affiliations: N/N

Work Experience:
14 Years experience within Employment Services Industry
JSA, DES – ESS & DMS
4 Years Experience with RTO

Special interest:
New Challenges
Fostering new ideas
Growth
Guiding staff to be the best they can be & achieve their goals

Personal Passion:
Making a difference in client’s life for the better
Showing leadership to staff
Having a Can Do attitude