Success stories

We collected some of our most recent cases here. Please contact us for a full reference list.


  • WEIR Minerals

    Weir Minerals are a global organiastion that specialises in the design and manufacture highly-engineered products and services for minerals, oil and gas, and power industries. In 2016 Specialisterne worked with Weir Minerals at their Australian Headquarters in Artarmon NSW to create and launch the Weir Dandelion Diversity Program. The Weir Dandelion Diversity Program consisted of […]

  • SAP

    Continuing worldwide initiative to leverage the talents of employees on the autism spectrum SAP is a global market leader in enterprise application software. SAP’s groundbreaking Autism at Work program, launched in May 2013, integrates people with autism into the workforce. SAP has a corporate goal to employ 650 colleagues on the autism spectrum. In August […]

  • SunPork Farms

    Autism and Agriculture is an initiative of SunPork Farms and Autism CRC which aims to improve animal welfare by creating opportunities in animal care for adults on the autism spectrum. In collaboration with the Pork CRC and Specialisterne Australia, nine autistic adults in South Australia and seven in Queensland were employed within SunPork Farms during […]

  • HPE

    Dandelion Program The Australian Government Department of Human Services and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Australia, together with Specialisterne Australia commenced “The Dandelion Program” in September 2014 to provide skilled employment for people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The program name is derived from the dandelion logo for the Specialist People Foundation, whose aim is to enable 1 million […]

  • DHHS Victoria

    The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) in 2017 launched its inaugural RISE at DHHS Program. The RISE at DHHS Program created career opportunities for people on the autism spectrum to work for DHHS as Records Management Officers. The pre-selection and training and assessment programs was tailored so that candidates were provided with […]


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