Work Ready Program

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Get Work Ready

Join this dynamic, five week program to become work ready.
For 16 to 25 year olds.

Enrolments due on Monday 17 July.

 

 

Program

Week 1: 20/7/2017

• Introduction to being ‘work ready’

• Rules about Australian law

• Why do we pay tax in Australia?

• 5 things you need to know about ‘cash in hand’ jobs

Week 2: 27/07/2017

• Professional resume facilitator - Write your resume

• Set up a professional email address

• Apply for a Tax File Number (TFN)

Week 3: 03/08/2017

• Meet managers in the field. What are they looking for when recruiting young people?

• Practice what to say when handing in your resume

• How to present yourself in an interview

• Run through interview questions

Week 4: 10/08/2017

• Meet with a career counsellor and find out how they can help you find work

• Find what your strengths and weaknesses are – what job should you be doing?

• Develop a career pathway

• Register for work placement

Week 5: 17/08/2017

• Practice interviews with professional workers in the field

• Finalise your resumes, tax file numbers and placement forms

• Celebrate your hard work! Pizza!

 

 

When

  • Thursday, 20 July 2017 | 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 27 July 2017 | 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 03 August 2017 | 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 10 August 2017 | 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 17 August 2017 | 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Location

Phoenix Youth Hub, 72 Buckley Street, Footscray 3011  View Map

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