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Customised Employment Workshop with international speaker Milton Tyree!

Monday, 15 May 2023 at 9:30 am - Tuesday, 16 May 2023 at 4:00 am

PARKROYAL Parramatta, 30 Phillip Street, Parramatta

One day registration: / $50 for people with disability and their family members* / $150 for professionals / / Discounted two-day registration: / $80 for people with disability and their family members* / $270 for professionals

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Don't miss this unique opportunity to hear from Milton Tyree, leader in the area of Customised Employment for people with disability! 

With over 40 years of experience, Milton will be sharing his insights and experiences in how to successfully support individuals with disability into real, meaningful, well paid work roles in the community. 

Making employment a reality for people with disability. 

International speaker Milton Tyree will be returning to NSW to deliver two face to face workshops on Customised Employment and the essential steps of Discovery.

Who should attend? 

We strongly encourage family members and decision makers within the disability employment sector to attend, as well as service providers, employment coaches, policy makers, educators and advocates of people with disability.

Workshop Schedule:

The first day is an introductory workshop, outlining the essential elements of Customised Employment. During the second day, Milton will delve further into the process of Discovery, which is a fundamental step in the Customised Employment process.

Day 1: Monday, May 15

Day 2: Tuesday, May 16

  • Introduction to the essential elements of Customised Employment
  • Distinguishing between Job Carving and Customised Employment
  • Myth busting – Overcoming barriers to Customised Employment
  • Describing Customised Employment to potential employers
  • Deeper dive into the ‘Discovery’ mindset and process
  • Understanding practical steps to gather and capture information on Discovery
  • Utilising Discovery documents
  • Developing a visual resume
  • Understanding the importance of accurate descriptive writing

Please note that you can register for one workshop or for both days. If you register for both days, you receive a discount!

Register for workshop here:

Whether Customised Employment is a familiar concept or is an entirely new concept altogether, we thoroughly encourage registration at both events!

Day 1 and 2 - Two days, two workshops 
Day 1 and 2 - Two days, two workshops registration URL link

Day 1 only -  Essential Elements to Customised Employment
Day 1 only - Essential elements to Customised Employment registration URL link

Day 2 only - Discovery in depth
Day 2 only - Discovery in depth registration URL link


One day registration:
$50 for people with disability and their family members*
$150 for professionals

Discounted two-day registration:
$80 for people with disability and their family members*
$270 for professionals 

*We want families to attend so if cost is a barrier please contact us on 1800 774 764 to discuss options.

About the presenter

Milton Tyree: Project Associate for the University of Kentucky and owner of Milton Tyree Employment Consulting, LLC

Milton Tyree has more than 40 years of experience in the design, development and provision of supports and services centred on people with disabilities having access to valued aspects of everyday life. A particular area of interest has been the ongoing struggle around people with disabilities having good employment. 

Milton’s employment efforts have been strongly influenced by the work of the late Dr. Marc Gold, and he’s an associate with Marc Gold & Associates (MG&A). He’s also had extensive opportunities for study, work and teaching related to the late Dr. Wolf Wolfensberger’s Social Role Valorisation (SRV) theory and its many implications for employment services.