Award recipient for:
- Overall Award for Excellence, 2016
- Emerging Leader, 2016
2016 Emerging Leader and Overall Award for Excellence winner
Ashleigh Pead is a support worker for Lifestyle Solutions in Tennant Creek. She was nominated by her Manager at Lifestyle Solutions for the variety of skills she possesses, as well as commitment to growing and shaping a vibrant, skilled, committed, engaged and proactive team that align to the Lifestyle Solutions values of passion, person centred supports and acting with integrity.
Ashleigh was nominated for the initiative she displays in her work in which she provides intensive support to individuals with disability, and also for her leadership and workplace contributions, including leading induction and support for new team members, initiating learning Auslan herself, and then supporting her colleagues to learn Auslan.
Among Ashleigh’s many initiatives and successes, she has initiated several projects including procuring donated swags for Camping on Country trips, getting a nationally recognised graffiti artist for an arts project, commitments to ensuring children and young people are supported according to their individual needs, and she volunteers her time at the Hub Club for children with disability and vulnerable children.