Culturally diverse workforce

More than 2000 new migrants are moving to the Sunshine Coast annually, and local businesses have everything to gain by tapping into this growing workforce.

Employing a culturally diverse workforce leads to many benefits including:

  • increased creativity and productivity
  • a wider range of skills
  • improved employment outcomes
  • improved mental and physical health
  • reduced cost of social services
  • inclusive growth.

Read the case study for a culturally diverse workforce[1437KB] and view the short video below that shares the journey of the work ready migrants and local businesses including:

  • Shadforths Civil Engineering
  • McCormick Foods
  • Kilcoy Global Foods

How to get involved

Whether looking to hire, wanting to share industry knowledge, or curious about including diverse voices in your workforce, please contact [email protected] for more information.