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Karen, with Rebecca (R)

Supporting learning for Disability Support students.

November 11 2019

Karen completes her student placement today and I caught up with her. While studying a Holmesglen TAFE, a staff member at Bayside Developmental Special School recommended Karen to contact Marriott Support Services for student placement. Here are her reflections. From the time I arrived at Marriott, and even before that, the communication was clear and […]

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Building the team, disability training.

October 02 2019

Recently our Community staff undertook two useful and memorable training sessions. Key Word Sign Marriott Community team welcomed Cathy Basterfield, Owner of Access Easy English and Speech Pathologist for training in Key Word Sign. Key Word Sign, previously Makaton, is a simplified form of signing and a highly effective form of communication. It builds on […]

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