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“Whether you’re getting that job, getting that degree or passing that exam - if you have self-belief, courage and confidence, YOU are the difference to achieving your dreams”

In 2018 when Johnathan Thurston received the award of Queensland Australian of the Year, he sent an inspirational message of self-belief. This year Johnathan launched the JT Academy with the vision of taking this message further to enable people to get on the path to success in education, healthy living,employment and sport. The me

JT Job board FREE Service:

  • Free Job advertisement on our JTJobBoard along with distributing to a minimum 3 other free job boards (pending availability, 50 free ads available on our board at any one-time first in basis)
  • Full viewing access to all applications – including the use of the candidate tracking system

Single Ad Placement:

  • $150 + gst per advertisement
  • Job advertisement to appear on the JTJobBoard, along with distributing to a minimum of 3 other free job boards
  • Job placed in our weekly “JTHotJobs” – sent to JT Academy database of 50K (and growing) weekly
  • Full viewing access to all applications – including the use of the candidate tracking system
  • 1 x Instagram post with your logo- JT’s image and JT Academy logo “HIRING NOW”

Multi Pack and Johnathan Thurston Social Media Placement:

  • $1000 +gst per month
  • 6 x job advertisements
  • Job advertisements to appear on the JTJobBoard, along with distributing to a minimum of 3 other free job boards
  • 1 x Instagram post with employers logo- JT’s image and JT Academy logo “HIRING NOW”
  • Jobs placed in our weekly “JTHotJobs” – sent to JTAcademy database of 50K (and growing) weekly
  • Full viewing access to all applications – including the use of the candidate tracking system
  • 3 job advertisements to be pushed through our social media channels (over 200K strong) during the month – artwork and digital imagery provided by the Academy
  • 1 x feature story on JT Academy blog, then pushed to our social media channels (feature to be employment focus and relevant), includes a quote from Johnathan Thurston)

I AM INTERESTED IN the JTJobBoard :

  • 2 days (up to 20 participants) $3800
  • 3 days (up to 25 participants) $5700
  • Available to companies and organisations who have more than 5 apprenticeship/traineeships or full time unskilled roles available
  • Jobseekers and participants sourced by JT Academy
  • Workshops facilitated by JT Academy
  • Workshops includes video messages from Johnathan, Johnathan Thurston notebooks, pens and employment marketing collateral
  • Workshop outcomes include – an evaluation of the jobseekers to the employer of the “standout” jobseekers from the workshop participants
  • Workshop includes: pre-employment screening, health & safety overview, understanding expectations of the employer, site/industry tours and overview, industry guest speakers, interview preparation

I AM INTERESTED IN THE JTEmployment Workshop PACKAGES:

JTWorkforce and Community Engagement Packages

LOCAL,COMMUNITY AND PROJECT SPECIFIC

Engage with Community and increase local workforce participation, using the powerful Johnathan Thurston brand.If you require Community, Local or a focussed approach to workforce employment participation, the Johnathan Thurston Academy can assist with outstanding engagement strategies to provide significant results and outcomes

  • Project Specific
  • Industry Specific
  • Community Specific

The team at the JT Academy are dedicated to working with companies, organisations and industry to provide stronger, more diversified economies across our nation in generating  quality job opportunities to help attract and retain a skilled workforce. We believe that active local and community labour market participation, supporting enterprise  development and coordinating workforce development activities are critical.  We work together with our clients and employment partners to drive employment outcomes and  provide a one stop destination for those looking for employment and those seeking employees.  We facilitate match making opportunities to leverage jobs for industry, projects,  and community more widely.

Our proven track-record in engagement ‘Jobseeker attraction’ programs, combined with the powerful brand of Johnathan  Thurston (recently named Queensland’s number one most influential person by The Courier-Mail’s Power 100) places the  JT Academy front of mind for organisations, companies and industry bodies who require increased engagement for local  and community employment participation.

Capabilities include:

  • Powerful employment engagement strategies
  • Increase local and community employment participation, (Local, Community and project)
  • Engagement with employment partners for meaningful and sustainable employment opportunities
  • Providing effective and significant engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, communities and organisations in support of the attraction and recruitment of Indigenous talent
  • Dedicated employment project team
  • Dedicated project, community or industry pages on our website, – example here:
  • Social media and powerful marketing campaigns using the Johnathan Thurston brand
  • Email direct marketing campaigns to our mass database
  • Partnership engagement

Available Packages include:

  • Tailored and custom designed packages also available upon request.

1 WeekPackage – WORKFORCE ENGAGEMENT (LOCAL, PROJECT OR COMMUNITY FOCUS)

1 x Dedicated page on our website which includes links for user engagement, the page will be made available for a total of 3 weeks *

1 x School (High School students group of up to 40 students) JTSucceed workshop to be created and facilitated by JT Academy staff (workshop to be industry, project, or community focussed and relevant content)

1 x Community event or networking event – JT Academy representation and engagement

1 x Database, email (EDM) sent to relevant stakeholders (community, project team, subcontractors, local businesses, schools, community)
4 x Social media posts – with relevant content and Co-branded

1 x press release with a relevant quote from Johnathan Thurston – written by JT Academy PR team, then distributed across media channels and networks

1 x JT Academy logo to be used in the lead up to and throughout the campaign.
Collateral Pack Included with all items co-branded

  • Posters A3 printed x 10 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Pull Up Banners x 2 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Media tiles x 5 designed by JT Academy and co- branded
  • 150 signed JT signature postcards with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston signed jersey – for charity, or prize giveaway
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston recorded video message

Additional promotional items available at additional cost.

2 Week Package – WORKFORCE ENGAGEMENT (LOCAL, PROJECT OR COMMUNITY FOCUS)

1 x Dedicated page on our website which includes links for user engagement, the page will be made available for a total of 6 weeks *

1 x Information event, with special invites of community – facilitate by JT Academy representative
1 x 2-day employment workshop for up to 20 participants

  • Jobseekers sourced by JT Academy
  • Workshops facilitated by JT Academy
  • Includes video messages from Johnathan, Johnathan Thurston notebooks, pens and employment marketing collateral
  • Workshop outcomes include – an evaluation of the jobseekers to the employer of the “standout” jobseekers from the workshop group
  • Workshop includes: pre-employment screening, health & safety overview, understanding expectations of the employer, site/industry tours and overview, industry guest speakers, interview preparation

2 x School (High School students group of up to 40 students) JTSucceed workshop to be created and facilitated by JT Academy staff (workshop to be industry, project, or community relevant content)
2x Community or networking events – JT Academy representation and engagement
2 x Database, email (EDM’s) sent to relevant stakeholders (community, project team, subcontractors, local businesses, schools, community)
8 x Social media posts – with relevant content and Co-Branded
1 x Live stream on both Facebook and Instagram
1 x Press release with a relevant quote from Johnathan Thurston – written by JT Academy PR team, then distributed across media channels and networks
1 x JT Academy logo to be used in the lead up to and throughout the campaign.

Collateral Pack Included with all items co-branded

  • Posters A3 printed x 10 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Pull Up Banners x 2 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Media tiles x 5 designed by JT Academy and co- branded
  • 150 signed JT signature postcards with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston signed jersey – for charity, or prize giveaway
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston recorded video message

Additional promotional items available at additional cost.

4 Week Package – WORKFORCE ENGAGEMENT (LOCAL, PROJECT OR COMMUNITY FOCUS)

1 x Dedicated page on our website which includes links for user engagement, the page will be made available for a total of 8 weeks *

10 x Priority placed Job advertisements to be used on the JT Academy job board, along with distributing to 3 other free job boards

1 x Featured blog story  to be pushed out via the JT Academy newsletter (over 50K database, and over 300K social media followers)

1 x Featured jobs in our weekly JTHotJobs email distribution

2 x Information events, with special invites of community – facilitate by JT Academy  representative

2 x 2-day employment workshops for up to 20 participants in each workshop

  • Jobseekers sourced by JT Academy
  • Workshops facilitated by JT Academy
  • Includes video messages from Johnathan, Johnathan Thurston notebooks, pens and employment marketing collatera
  • Workshop outcomes include – an evaluation of the jobseekers to the employer of the “standout” jobseekers from the workshop group
  • Workshop includes: pre-employment screening, health & safety overview, understanding expectations of the employer, site/industry tours and overview, industry guest speakers, interview preparation

4 x School (High School students group of up to 40 students) JTSucceed workshops to be created and facilitated by JT Academy staff (workshop to be industry, project, or community content)
2x Community events or networking events – JT Academy representation and engagement
4 x Targeted database, email (EDM) sent to relevant stakeholders (community, project team, subcontractors, local businesses, schools, community)
16 x Social media posts – with relevant content and Co-branded
4 x Live stream on both Facebook and Instagram
1 x Press release with a relevant quote from Johnathan Thurston – written by JT Academy PR team, then distributed across media channels and networks
1 x JT Academy logo to be used in the lead up to and throughout the campaign.

Collateral Pack Included with all items co-branded

  • Posters A3 printed x 10 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Pull Up Banners x 2 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Media tiles x 5 designed by JT Academy and co- branded
  • 150 signed JT signature postcards with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston signed sersey – for charity, or prize giveaway
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston recorded video message

Additional promotional items available at additional cost.

Monthly Package – WORKFORCE ENGAGEMENT (LOCAL, PROJECT OR COMMUNITY FOCUS)

*minimum 3 month buy

1 x Dedicated page on our website which includes links for user engagement, the page will be made available for a total of 1 month prior in the lead up and 1 month following the completion

10 x Priority placed job advertisements per month to be used on the JT Academy job board, along with distributing to a minimum of 3 other free job boards and pushed out via social media streams

1 x Featured blog story upon commencement, to be pushed out via the JT Academy newsletter (over 50K database, and over 300K social media followers)

4 x featured jobs each week in our weekly JTHotJobs email distribution

1 x Targeted information or networking event per month, with special invites within community – facilitated  by JT Academy representative

1 x 2-day employment workshop per month for up to 20 participants in each workshop

  • Jobseekers sourced by JT Academy
  • Workshops facilitated by JT Academy
  • Includes video messages from Johnathan, Johnathan Thurston notebooks, pens and employment marketing collatera
  • Workshop outcomes include – an evaluation of the jobseekers to the employer of the “standout” jobseekers from the workshop group
  • Workshop includes: pre-employment screening, health & safety overview, understanding expectations of the employer, site/industry tours and overview, industry guest speakers, interview preparation

Monthly co-branded email distribution to targeted database, l (EDM) sent to relevant stakeholders (community, project team, subcontractors, local businesses, schools, community)

8 x per month Social media posts – with relevant content and Co-branded
2 x per month Live stream on both Facebook and Instagram

1 x press release upon commencementwith a relevant quote from Johnathan Thurston – written by JT Academy PR team, then distributed across media channels and networks, ongoing press releases available throughout the duration as required, at the discretion of the JT Academy, full support will be provided by the JT Academy for public relations

1 x JT Academy logo can be used for the relevant focus/campaign throughout the duration of the commitment
Collateral Pack Included with all items co-branded

  • Posters A3 printed x 10 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Pull Up Banners x 2 with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • Media tiles x 5 designed by JT Academy and co- branded
  • 150 signed JT signature postcards with Johnathan Thurston imagery and JT Academy branding
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston signed jersey – for charity, or prize giveaway
  • 1 x Johnathan Thurston recorded video message

Additional promotional items available at additional cost.

JTIndigenousBusiness MEMBERSHIP PACKAGES

There are so many reasons to become a JTIndigenous Business member of the Johnathan Thurston Academy, and if you’re an Indigenous business, joining is a simple process. The Johnathan Thurston Academy strives to be a key influencer in closing the gap and increasing Indigenous Employment numbers and engagement across the nation. JTEmployIndigenous platform and initiative has been designed to be an effective outcome focused initiative. A powerful brand and National ambassador of positive messaging and engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across our nation Johnathan Thurston is the major shareholder and pilot of the Academy. Johnathan leads his team at the Academy with passion for his culture, which lies at the very core of the JT Academy.

Membership details include:

SILVER

Includes:

Membership
  • Listing profile on the JTIndigenous Business Page
  • JT Academy members logo provided to use
  • Members ONLY monthly networking event – various locations
  • Members ONLY newsletter
  • Johnathan Thurston Academy Members Pack
150 per month for 12 months

$1800 +gst per year
$150 + gst per month

GOLD

Includes:

Membership
  • Listing profile on the JTIndigenous Business Page
  • JT Academy members logo provided to use
  • Members ONLY monthly networking event – various locations
  • Members ONLY newsletter
  • Johnathan Thurston Academy Members Pack
  • GOLD/ PLATINUM Members ONLY Quarterly Business Workshop
  • GOLD/ PLATINUM Members ONLY monthly JT memorabilia prize giveaways
  • Leather bound JT branded notebook with handwritten and signed note for Johnathan
250 per month for 12 months

$3000 + gst per year
$250 + gst per month

PLATINUM

Includes:

Membership
  • Listing profile on the JTIndigenous Business Page
  • JT Academy members logo provided to use
  • Members ONLY monthly networking event – various locations
  • Members ONLY newsletter
  • Johnathan Thurston Academy Members Pack
  • GOLD/ PLATINUM Members ONLY Quarterly Business Workshop
  • GOLD/ PLATINUM Members ONLY monthly JT memorabilia Prize Giveaways
500 per month for 12 months

$6,000 +gst per year
$500 + gst per month

Leather bound JT branded notebook with handwritten and signed note for Johnathan

1 x Signed JT headgear

1 x Signed Johnathan Thurston Queensland jersey

1 x Collectable framed JT Academy JTIndigenous Business frame, with signed photo of Johnathan Thurston

2 x Exclusive PLATINUM Members only annual dinner with Johnathan and his Academy team

1 x Video Message from Johnathan for your business / Team – welcoming your business as an JTindigenous Business Member

Sign up before 30th August and receive 4 “Meet & Greet” tickets to one of Johnathan’s Live shows end of this year

I AM INTERESTED IN A JTIndigenousBusiness MEMBERSHIP:

The Johnathan Thurston Academy strives to be a key influencer in closing the gap and increasing Indigenous Employment numbers and engagement across the nation. JTEmployIndigenous platform and initiative have been designed to be an effective outcome focused initiative.

A powerful brand and National ambassador of positive messaging and engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across our nation. Johnathan Thurston is the major shareholder, driver and Managing Director of the Academy. Johnathan leads his team at the Academy with the passion for his culture, which lies are the very core of his Academy.

The JT Academy team of highly skilled (that is, we are appropriately qualified, trained and/or experienced), enthusiastic, culturally aware, and are a dedicated team capable of building strong and trusted relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander job seekers. Johnathan and his team have a willingness and desire to engage communities in the planning and processes well before programs and initiatives are implemented

The JT Academy has demonstrated ability to harness the potential of a powerful and positive network (JT Academy, industry, family and community job seekers) for a sustainable long-term collaborative approach.  The JT Academy provides the basis to collectively build inclusions across industry and community, ensuring positive outcomes for our job seekers, through activities which are compatible with cultural values that cultivate strong, healthy and sustainable futures.

Engagement packages and tailored programs available – to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people employment participation.

JTEMPLOYINDIGENOUS – PREMIUM LISTING FEATURE

•  One of 7 premium listed featured employers – JTEmployIndigenous.
•  Nominate a school in Queensland – JT Academy will run a JTSucceed Employment or JTBelieve School engagement workshop, 4 times within the 12 months
•  Your company will be named the sponsor of the workshops – with full social , media and sponsorship acknowledgment
•  Company listing and profile, with the direct link to your website and job pages on JTEmployIndigenous
•  Unlimited job placements
•  Featured announcement across all social media (including JT’s personal LinkedIn account).
•  Priority placement for JTHotJobs – sent weekly to job seekers (jobseeker database).
•  Receive 4 featured articles on Johnathan’s and Academy’s linked in account, and across all social media.
•  I x video message from JT (Indigenous Employment Related).
•  Receive a featured article on our blog channel, which includes a push via our social media.
•  Social media posts and push x 2 per month * Indigenous Employment Focus.
•  1 x signed JT Jersey (for individual or charity use).
•  $2400+ GST per month * minimum 12-month commitment paid monthly.

I AM INTERESTED IN A RECEIVING MORE INFORMATION ON JTEmployIndigenous LISTING: