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A Job for Everyone | Warragul

I Am Ready is excited to be partnering with a range of organisations to bring you A Job For Everyone - an event aimed at shifting community perceptions about employing people with a disability. Join the Gippsland business community for a networking event, including a two-course dinner, to support existing and prospective employers to employ [...]

June 27th, 2019|Careers, Partners|0 Comments

CHAMPIONS FOR CHANGE | Bairnsdale, June 24/25

Rural men speaking up to prevent FAMILY VIOLENCE - everyone has a role and it's everyone's business. This is an AMAZING opportunity for you to be at the forefront of creating more respectful communities. Head along to: • Learn about the causes of family violence • See how you can be part of preventing family [...]

June 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The CATCH Program continues | Lakes Entrance

The CATCH Program, facilitated by the Gippsland East LLEN, continues with 17 Year 9 students from Lakes Entrance Secondary College. Over the last few weeks, the students have progressed with the Project Ready program, and listened to many local guest speakers, who have shared their career path, and offered advice to our students to assist [...]

June 5th, 2019|Schools|0 Comments

Understanding the NDIS workshops | June | Bairnsdale

AFDO Disability Loop is rolling out more NDIS workshops across Victoria. Their “Understanding the NDIS” workshops are designed by people with disability, for people with disability and their families and carers. The next set of workshops will be held in the Outer Gippsland region, in Bairnsdale, this June. This three-hour workshop will cover lots of [...]

May 29th, 2019|Workshops|0 Comments

Join Our Team | Position available at the Gippsland East LLEN

Administration Officer Gippsland East Local Learning and Employment Network (LLEN) is seeking suitable applicants to provide administration support across Gippsland East LLEN’s functions. The position includes office administration and reception for the Bairnsdale Hub. The work requires a commitment to our purpose and vision, an understanding of the importance of ‘first impressions’ and a genuine desire [...]

May 23rd, 2019|Careers|0 Comments

East Gippsland Volunteering Expo | The Hub, Bairnsdale

Looking to grow your skills? Put your current talent to work? Be more active in your own community? Meet great new people? The Hub has you covered next Friday, 24th May, 10am-12pm. Join us for the East Gippsland Volunteer Expo and meet the amazing people making the world of difference in East Gippsland, and find [...]

May 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The CATCH Program | Lakes Entrance

The Gippsland East Local Learning and Employment Network (GELLEN) are working with Lakes Entrance Secondary College to undertake the CATCH Program with seventeen Year 9 students, aimed at increasing both engagement with education, and career aspirations.  The CATCH Program will take place every Monday throughout Terms 2 and 3 this year, and will be primarily [...]

May 10th, 2019|Videos|0 Comments

Gippsland Jobs Hub

The Gippsland Jobs Hub is a virtual, one-stop-shop for all jobseekers in Gippsland - retrenched workers, long-term unemployed, career-changers & young people. Gippsland continues to struggle with the state’s highest unemployment rate. Gippsland Jobs Hub looks to provide our regions employers with a free and easy way to source great staff locally, and help residents gain [...]

April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Careers Day | Lakes Entrance Secondary College

Year 10 students from Lakes Entrance Secondary College last month visited businesses in Bairnsdale.  The focus was on exploring job and career options available in our region. “Year 10 is a year that students need to start to consider where they would like to undertake work experience and work options. By visiting a range of [...]

April 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Future Skills Framework from the FYA

The Foundation for Young Australian's research shows that Australia is not equipped with the skills for the future of work. In the rapidly changing world of work Australia’s long-term economic growth will be reliant on an adequately skilled and educated workforce. FYA’s recent research provides strong evidence that our current and future workers are finding [...]

March 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments