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Smashing Glass Ceilings

Featuring Georgie Laporte

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Georgie Laporte’s Innovative Journey in Aged Care IT

In this episode of SMASHING, join us on Georgie Laporte’s innovative journey in aged care IT as she smashes glass ceilings and challenges stereotypes. As the first female employee in the Feros Care IT team, Georgie pioneers’ new technologies and transforms care for older adults. Balancing her career and motherhood, she shatters the myth that women can’t pursue their ambitions while raising a family.

Witness Georgie’s remarkable impact as she develops user-friendly tools and technologies driving positive change throughout the aged care industry. Georgie’s story inspires us to break barriers and make a lasting impact, regardless of gender or role.

Not your typical aged care.
Not your typical aged carer.

People wanted. Feros Care embraces individuality and is now recruiting. We need more people like you to care for our individuals.
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Zahra F. Nursing Assistant Alstonville, NSW

Filmmakers

Julian Neuhaus

Ironbark Films

Tarnya Sim

Feros Care

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Daniel Coleman

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Willow Watson

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Tiffan Finn

Feros Care

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Filmed across various locations, spanning from the Gold Coast – Queensland , to Metro West – Victoria, during a 14-day period, this initiative brought together Feros’ marketing team, Ironbark Films, and students from Bus Stop Films in a collectively crafted filmmaking project.

Partnering with students from Bus Stop Films not only provided students with valuable paid work experience opportunities, enhancing their skills, but also paved the way for individuals with disabilities to advance their careers within the film industry.

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