WorkSafe incentive scheme for employers (WISE): Information for employers

If you are looking to recruit new workers for your business, WorkSafe offers a 6 month financial incentive of up to $26,000 to assist people get back to work after a work-related injury or illness.
Last updated

Sep 2016

Reading level


File type and size

PDF, 45.42 kB

Document length

2 pages

What it contains

WISE is a free, government-funded recruitment agency that offers financial subsidies and practical support to hire job-seekers who may be finding it more difficult to find work, for example because they have a disability and require workplace modifications.

This document outlines:

  • what the scheme involves
  • the benefits for employers
  • a case study that shows the benefits
  • what happens if the worker has another injury.