Sunday, 21 September 2014

Women in Auto Trades - pre apprenticeship course

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Worker’s Name: Glen Martyn 

Organisation/Service/Project: Sydney TAFE
Telephone/Email: or on (02) 9217 3421

Initiative/Project: Women in Auto Trades

  • Job Seeking Training/Workshops:

 Kick start your automotive career with the Women in Auto Trades pre-apprenticeship course

 Are you interested in a career in the automotive industry?
Women in Auto Trades along with its industry partners are offering females 17 years and older the opportunity to enrol in a pre-apprenticeship auto trade course at Sydney TAFE.

The course starts on Monday 20 October and is a great training and employment initiative designed to give you hands-on experience in auto trades and encourage women to apply for an automotive apprenticeship.

Students who successfully complete the training will be offered an opportunity to apply for trade apprenticeship positions in the industry with participating automotive industry partners.

Want to join the dynamic auto industry?

Come to our information and recruitment session at Ultimo College on Thursday 9 October 2014 at 6.00pm - 7.00pm.
Course Information

$267 (Further subsidies may apply for some participants)

Course location
Ultimo College, Building Q
Jones St Mall, Ultimo

Course date
                Starts 20 October 2014
                3 days per week for Term 4 2014

Entry requirements
Information and recruitment session will be conducted on 9 October 2014

 Register your interest by contacting Glenn Martyn at or on (02) 9217 3421

Taste Food Tour Guide

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Worker’s Name: Lesley Unsworth

Organisation/Service/Project: Taste Food Tour Guide!   

Telephone/Email: -

Initiative/Project: Benevolent Society

  • Employment Opportunities - Volunteering Opportunities:

 Passionate about your local food and culture?

You could be our next Taste Food Tour guide!

We’re looking for locals from City of Sydney, Liverpool and Holroyd areas, from a variety of cultural backgrounds for new Taste Food Tours in the area.

We are also looking for locals from our current areas of Bankstown, Fairfield, Canterbury, Strathfield, Parramatta and Ryde areas.

You don’t need perfect English, just enough to get by.

Taste Food Tours are a social enterprise initiative of the Benevolent Society, and all revenue is invested back into the communities in which we work. People currently come from all over NSW, Australia and overseas to join our themed walking tours of the restaurants, cafes and food stores in locations throughout Western Sydney

 Basic training will be provided in November 2014 and you may then be contracted as a tour guide.

So if you’re over 18, love to talk to people, and are willing to share your culture and love of food, please contact Lesley Unsworth on or call Julie Everton on 9707 0800 for more information before 31st October 2014

Visit our website to read about our work

Free English Conversation Classes - Bankstown Library

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Organisation/Service/Project: Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre 

Initiative/Project: Free English Conversation Classes 

  • English classes/conversation group:
Free English Conversation Class
Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre

Ground Floor Reading Lounge
Mondays 6pm – 7pm

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Free Job Readiness Training - CMRC

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Worker’s Name: Liz

Organisation/Service/Project: Community Migrant Resource Centre

Telephone/Email: 9687 9901

Initiative/Project: Free Job Readiness Training

  • Employment/Job Seeking Training/Workshops:

 CMRC offers FREE Job Readiness training

Find work with CMRC Social Enterprise as paid property maintenance worker, lawn mowing worker or a general labourer!

Book now for an information session

Date: 22 September 2014

Time: 11:30am to 12:30pm

Venue: Community Migrant Resource Centre

Level 4, 1 Horwood Place Parramatta
(Light refreshments will be provided)

Call Liz on 9687 9901

 FREE Job Readiness Training starts in October

Job Readiness 3 Month Program includes

ü Classroom learning

ü Construction white card

ü Training on various equipment including lawn mowers and using landscaping tools

ü Workplace health and safety training

At the end of the program you should have the skills required to gain paid employment as a property maintenance worker, lawn mowing worker or a general labourer.

Free English Classes in Lakemba

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Worker’s Name: NAVITAS

Organisation/Service/Project: Free English Classes in Lakemba

Telephone/Email: 9784 2500

Initiative/Project: Free English Classes in Lakemba

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When?    Thursday afternoons starting October

Where?   The Cottage
         28 Croydon Street

More information?
Call 9784 2500

Enrolment: 12.30pm Thursday
18th September  2014