Employee of the Month


Shay Watt - Marraboor Pharmacy - Swan Hill

November 2013

Shay Watt - Marraboor Pharmacy - Swan Hill

Shay Watt is the very worthy winner of Sunraysia Regional Consulting Indigenous Employee of the month for November 2013. Shay is employed as a Pharmacy Assistant at Marraboor Pharmacy in Swan Hill, she commenced with them in February 2013.

Nine months after commencing at Marraboor Fiona Robertson, Pharmacy Manager has nothing but praise for Shay; saying she has become a real asset to the business. To begin with Shay was very quiet and shy and she has blossomed in to a staff member who has a can do attitude, who always greets customers and other staff members with genuine interest.

Shay is currently studying the Pharmacy Assistant Course and recently participated in a face to face dispensary technician course.

Louise Rushforth Sunraysia Regional Consulting’s Indigenous Employment Manager presented Shay with a $200 cheque and a framed Certificate and thanked Fiona & Marraboor Pharmacy for giving Shay this opportunity and encouraged other employers to consider employing Indigenous staff. Louise also thanked the Swan Hill Job Networks & Apprenticeship Centres for their involvement & assistance with the program adding that it was because of their hard work that the Program has been so successful in Swan Hill.
Sunraysia Regional Consulting has placed 25 Indigenous jobseekers into employment in Swan Hill/Kerang/Cohuna in this contract after 49 in their first contract.

Any prospective employers that would like more information with regards to the financial assistance available can contact Louise on 5023 7612.

Previous Winners

November 2014Gaylen Payne SA & M Moritz
May 2014Jason Brown - Murray Mallee Training Company - Baptcare Northaven Community Kerang
March 2014Danielle Boyer - Murray Mallee Training Company - Baptcare Northaven Community Kerang
February 2014Chloe Sloan - Mallee Family Care
December 2013Elisha Mangal - Murray Mallee Training Company - CFA Mildura
November 2013Shay Watt - Marraboor Pharmacy - Swan Hill
October 2013Estelle Bowden - Murray Mallee Training Company - Hilton-Wood Solicitors
September 2013Kyran Payne - S.A & M Moritz
November 2012John Kirby - Riverside Golf Club Inc.