Who we are

The Bridge Employment is made up of dedicated, passionate employment professionals working across eight offices in Melbourne’s south-east.

We are committed to helping:

  • businesses reach their goals
  • people find and keep great jobs.

Our team includes a range of employment consultants in each area, along with managers and other professionals who are experienced at delivering results for business and achieving outcomes for jobseekers.

The Bridge Employment is a service of The Bridge IncFor more information about The Bridge, as well as the other services we offer, visit  www.thebridgeinc.org.au.


Our management team


Phillip Toovey, Chief Executive Officer

Phillip has worked in the disability services sector for over 30 years, including starting in direct service with children, moving into working in support roles with adults, then leading and managing services. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of The Bridge.

Ausra Wells, General Manager

Ausra started with The Bridge in 2002 as an Employment Consultant, working through to 2005, and has been back with the organisation since 2010. She has worked in the disability and employment sector for over 15 years. Ausra is driven to create sustainable opportunities for people with disabilities and is passionate about providing a quality service that delivers.