Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Jobs ad Skills Expos - Bankstown - 11 July 2013

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Organisation/Service/Project: Human Services


Initiative/Project The Jobs and Skills Expo is coming to Bankstown


  • Employment Events/Expos:

Come along to the Jobs and Skills Expo and you will get information about real jobs now and into the future. You can also find out about training and gaining new skills to increase your chances of finding a job.

There is a free sausage sizzle too.

TIME: 10 am to 3 pm

DATE: Thursday 11 July 2013

VENUE: Paul Keating Park – corner Chapel Road and The Mall – Bankstown

For more information go online at




Sunday, 23 June 2013

Free English Classes for Beginners - Bankstown

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Worker’s Name: Loretta Viecili

Organisation/Service/Project:  BAMN and Bankstown TAFE Outreach

Telephone/Email: 9796-2235

Initiative/Project Free English Classes for Beginners

  • English classes/conversation group:

Free English Classes for Beginners – some to the information session

Time: Thursday 18th July 2013

Location: Bankstown Area Multicultural Network (BAMN) Level 5, Compass Centre – 83-99 North Terrace, Bankstown.

For more information telephone Loretta on 9796-2235 via the Telephone Interpreter Service (TIS) 131 450.

Classes will be held every Monday and Thursday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm.

Presented by Bankstown TAFE outreach.

Free English Conversation Group - Bankstown

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Worker’s Name: Free English Conversation Group

Organisation/Service/Project:  Bankstown City Library

Telephone/Email: 9707-9730

Initiative/Project Free English Conversation Group

  • English classes/conversation group:

Free English Conversation Group

Date: starting  1 July 2013

Time: Monday 6 pm to 7 pm

Location: Bankstown City Library – Ground Floor Meeting Room.

For more information please call (02) 9707-9730

Manufacturing Excellence Expo - Miller TAFE

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Organisation/Service/Project:  South Western Sydney Institute - TAFE


Initiative/Project: Manufacturing Excellence Expo

  • Employment Events/Expos:
Manufacturing Excellence Expo – your opportunity to engineer connection within the industry.

When: Thursday 29 August 2013

Time: 10 am – 8 pm

Venue: Miller College – Corner Hoxton Park and Banks Road. Miller 

Tuesday, 18 June 2013

IELTS Preparation Course - NAVITAS

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Worker’s Name: NAVITAS - AMEP

Organisation/Service/Project: NAVITAS - AMEP

Telephone/Email: 9707-0200

Initiative/Project IELTS Preparation Course

  • English classes/conversation group:

This course is for AMEP clients who have commenced but not completed their CSWE level 3 certificate and have sufficient AMEP hours remaining. (120 AMEP hours needed to complete the course)

Course details: three days per week (12 hours) 9.00 am to 1.15 pm. Wednesday and Friday and starting 17th July.

Location: Navitas English Bankstown – 2 Jacobs St. Bankstown NSW 2200

Looking for jobs in the Community Services Industry? - Workshops

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Worker’s Name: Carlos Encina or Miguel Ferrero

Organisation/Service/Project: Partnership between NSW SLASA and OTPN

Telephone/Email: –

Initiative/Project Job Seeking Strategies in the Community Services Industry

  • Employment/Job Seeking Training/Workshops:
Are you a migrant or refugee currently looking for work?
Are you interested in working in the Community Services Industry (CSI)?
Then come along to a friendly group discussions and gain insight and support from our presenters, participants and other job seekers.

Presentation topics:
·        Friday 21 June     Introduction and Orientation to the
2.00 pm to 5.00 pm    Community Services Industry (CSI)

·        Friday 28 June     Looking for Jobs in the Community
2.00 pm to 5.00 pm    Services Industry
·        Friday  5 July
2.00 pm to 5.00 pm      Networking in the Community
Services Industry
At NSW SLASA Community Hub, Bonnyrigg Community Centre, Bonnyrigg Plaza Shopping Centre, BONNYRIGG

For more information and/or to confirm your attendance, please contact Carlos Encina at, 0414.825085, or Miguel Ferrero at

    This is a partnership between the Spanish and Latin American Association for Social Assistance (NSW SLASA) and Overseas Trained Professionals Network.
This project has been funded by Mounties Club.


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Contact’s Name: Graeme Joseph – Careers Adviser

Organisation/Service/Project:  Auburn Employment Working Group & Auburn Library


Initiative/Project Job Seeker Advice – Advice

  • Employment/Job Seeking Training/Workshops:

Free Advice for Job Seekers

A free program that will provide personalised advice to local job seekers on career pathways, resumes and job searching.

Get personal advice on the following topics:

-       Assistance to decide on a career path
-       Apprenticeships and traineeships
-       How to apply for Government jobs and address the selection criteria
-       Resume writing and cover letters
-       Searching for jobs

No need to make an appointment

When: weekly on Tuesdays

Time: 11 am – 12.30 pm

Where: Auburn Library, 1 Susan Street Auburn

Sunday, 9 June 2013

Introduction to Home and Community Support Services - Work Experience

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Worker’s Name: BAMN and Family and Community Services

Organisation/Service/Project: Introduction to Home and Community  Support Services Work Experience

Telephone/Email: Felicity Zadro – 9212-7867 –


  • Work Experience Opportunities:

This information for participating organisation 2013

Introduction to Home and Community Support Services is a new model of education that will provide an insight into the disability and community care sector for 24 participants who comes from NES Backgrounds. Participants will gain an understanding of the jargon and structure of the two sectors, two units of competency and mentored work experience all necessary for working in the community services sector.

Students will undertake 10 weeks of learning, four of which will involve work experience at local community services.

This mix of both theory and real life experience in this course is a response to the sector’s call for workers with a genuine sense of what working in community services is all about.

Students will learn about the services that support people living with disabilities, mental illness and special needs, the frail and aged people , and carers in need of assistance.

The aim of the course is to effectively equip and inspire these students, of all ages, to be confident to participate in this rewarding career path.

I am Local - Campaign Bankstown

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Worker’s Name: Turkan Aksoy

Organisation/Service/Project: I’m Local Campaign

Telephone/Email: 97079863


  • Employment Opportunities:

This project aims to highlight the strengths of employing local young people and the benefits it has on your business and the community at large.

By supporting this initiative you are supporting your youth your community and your business. Students will learn practical job search skills such as resume writing and presentation skills
There will be a job board promoting local employment opportunities, fun entertainment and free light refreshments.

When:  Monday 17 June 2013

Where: Bankstown Centro, Grand Market Level 1

When: 10 am – 1pm and again at 1 – 4 pm

Form more information about this initiative, please call Turkan on 9707-9863