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This program is delivered in partnership
with Basketball Victoria

This program is an initiative of
ECHO Employment Services


This program is proudly funded by
Jobs Victoria

Do you have a medical barrier or disability, have an interest in participating in basketball, and are looking for a pathway into employment? 

Like no other, this free BASKETBALL and EMPLOYMENT program uses the motivational and transferable skills that sport brings to assist in gaining employment for people with disability, injury or illness.

Delivered in partnership between ECHO Employment Services and Basketball Victoria, SPORTSWORK is a once a fortnight commitment run out of the State Basketball Centre in Wantirna. 


With SPORTSWORK, you will train with some of the best basketball coaches in Victoria, develop your employability skills and secure meaningful, sustainable employment. 


  • Employment skills training including resume building and interviewing skills

  • Basketball skills training 

  • Mentoring and motivational support

  • Nutrition information

  • Assistance in applying for suitable employment opportunities

  • Reverse marketed to roles within businesses supporting SPORTSWORK

  • Initial help in your new employment and potential ongoing support if required