Yearly Archives: 2017


Applications OPEN for the 2018 Youth Ambassadors Program

December 6th, 2017|

Applications are now open for the 2018 Youth Ambassadors Program. Apply online now. Applications Close 21st December 2017.   Want to know more about the Youth Ambassadors? Visit their website via the East Gippsland Shire Council, or visit their Facebook page for up-to-date news. Or - watch this great clip!  

Youth Trainee position in Wellington.

December 6th, 2017|

This is a fantastic opportunity for a young person living in [or near to] Sale who is looking for a way to kick start their career in the Social Services industry. Full details can be found here, and submissions close Sunday December 10 at midnight.07

Youth Advisory Group for Headspace Bairnsdale – vacancies for 2018!

November 28th, 2017|

  Are you aged between 12 and 25 and interested in having your say about youth mental health? Are you interested in attending and co-coordinating events? Are you interested in meeting a whole new bunch of like-minded people and help make a difference within the community?   YAG meets on a fortnightly basis on a [...]

Apply NOW for youth funding

November 16th, 2017|

A funding stream to develop and deliver events and activities during the 2018 Victorian Youth Week is now open, with local government, community organisations and schools being encouraged to apply. "Victorian Youth Week is a week-long celebration of the contribution young people be-tween the ages of 12-25 years make to our communities," Member for Gippsland [...]

The Impact of Transitional Support

November 14th, 2017|

"One of the core functions of Local Learning and Employment Networks (LLENs) across Victoria is to aid young people in transitioning from secondary education to employment, training, or further education pathways. Transitional support is key to guiding young people to an independent, effective, and sustainable future for themselves. It also functions as a way to [...]

OctoberVET @ Ballarat

November 1st, 2017|

OctoberVET is on Thursday November 9th, 1.00 for 1.30pm , at the central Ballarat SMB campus. Please feel free to share with colleagues and networks. OctoberVET 2017 flyer

Local news round-up – September 2017

October 18th, 2017|

Scholarship offer Crashendo! Bairnsdale is offering one full scholarship to the Melbourne Youth Orchestra Summer School residential camp from January 8 to 13, 2018. Applications for the scholarship close October 3 and the candidate must be 12-17 years old at January 1, 2018, and play an orchestral instrument. Scholarship includes tuition, accommodation and meals as [...]

Skilling for Tomorrow

October 9th, 2017|

Wondering what the workers of tomorrow will need? This paper explores the drivers changing the world of work, the skills we’re predicted to need in the future and what this means for training. It aims to encourage conversations and discussions on the question of your role in skilling for tomorrow. Read full article here. Anna Payton, [...]

Federation Training Consultation forums

October 6th, 2017|

A series of consultation forums that are currently being conducted by Federation Training throughout Gippsland. Many of you have already taken up the opportunity to provide your views on how to best shape the future of Federation Training, but if you also wished to attend one of the remaining forums, Federation Training would be delighted [...]

Inspiring Young People in East Gippsland

October 2nd, 2017|

Over the past few years, the Gippsland East Local Learning and Employment Network  has facilitated a series of career aspirational workshop events across the region. The Inspiring Young Women and Men events are held annually both in East Gippsland and Wellington Shires, and the events are friendly gatherings where business people meet with young women [...]