Access Housing welcomes Creating Choices Officer

2 Feb 2017

Access Housing is pleased to welcome Alex Kepes as the company’s Creating Choices Officer.

Alex joins Tenant Program Coordinator Alison Paterson in the company’s Tenant Program division and will help deliver Access Housing’s Creating Choices Program. The Creating Choices Program aims to assist tenants who want to enter or re-enter the workforce or access education, training and volunteering opportunities. The program is, as its name suggests, choice based.

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Access Housing’s new Creating Choices Officer Alex Kepes

A qualified Careers Adviser originating from Scotland, Alex has extensive experience delivering vocation guidance within high schools and advising adults looking to enter or re-enter the workforce. Since moving to Perth Alex has worked within the Disability Employment Agency sector, supporting clients to move into employment, training and volunteering opportunities.

Alison and Alex will work closely with a number of partnership agencies and our Tenancy Officers to actively engage tenants with the Creating Choices Program to help them achieve their work, education, training and/or volunteering goals. 

Alex said she was very excited to join Access Housing and be given the opportunity to work on such an innovative program that will make a real difference in people’s lives.

“The Creating Choices Program will support and empower tenants to take positive steps towards achieving their long term vocational goals. I look forward to meeting with tenants and partnership agencies to identify and create tailored opportunities and choices,” Alex said.

The Creating Choices Program is one of Access Housing’s new initiatives and is driven by the company’s Creating Choices strategic pillar.

If you would like any further information about the Creating Choices program, please contact Access Housing’s Tenant Program Coordinator Alison Paterson or Creating Choices Officer Alex Kepes on 9430 0900.

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