180 Painting Services (formerly MYC Painting Services) is Marist180’s award winning social enterprise. Our primary purpose is to generate positive community wellbeing rather than profit. We create employment for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders as apprentices.
We believe that structured employment, expert on the job training, and well developed support systems can change the lives of our apprentices, their families and their communities. This is a simple and powerful way of creating tangible social impact.
Our team works alongside a variety of businesses and community organisations who value diversity, have painting needs, and want to support Aboriginal workers.
If you have opportunities to engage our team please let us know.
180 Painting Services is a social enterprise which means that our primary purpose is to generate positive community wellbeing rather than profit. Our mission is to employ apprentices whose lives will be forever changed through structured employment, expert on the job training, and well developed support systems.
Each and every apprentice 180 Painting employs identifies as being an Indigenous Australian, ensuring that we are creating social impact in our local community and changing the lives of young people and their families.
This hiring policy enables our team to work alongside many large construction firms as sub-contractors where Aboriginal labour participation is a key performance target.
180 Painting Services is always interested in new business partnerships that support our mission and contribute to the delivery of successful projects.
The unemployment rate for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population is 16 per cent, nearly three times the national unemployment rate of 5.8 per cent.
75 per cent of our employees successfully transition to long-term employment.
10 of our employees have been offered apprenticeships.
180 Painting services delivers commercial painting solutions for our valued customers. We can:
- Colour consultation and advice
- Surface repair and preparation
- Commercial paint application- Internal and external
- Wallpaper application
- Sign writing
- Graffiti Removal
We have won numerous wards
Exceptional Social Enterprise of the Year
Western/South-Western Sydney 2016 Community ‘ZEST’ Awards
One To Watch Award
Social Enterprise Awards 2016
Other awards we have won include:
- Norma Parker Award for Innovation and Social Impact 2015 Catholic Social Services Australia
Get in touch
If you are interested in finding out more about 180 Painting Services, please contact:
02 9672 9200
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