South East Careers Day and Try-a-Trade

  • YOU ARE INVITED TO THE SOUTH EAST CAREERS EXPO TUESDAY  24th APRIL, 2018
  • Cranbourne Race Track
    The South East Careers Expo is the largest careers expo outside the CBD providing engaging activities and information for young people and families about future pathways in education and training.
    ·  The event is targeted to years 9-12 and will provide lots of interactive activities and information on the day.·  Over 100 exhibitors including Universities, TAFE’s, RTO’s, Government Agencies, Community Providers and much more.·  Entertainment provided by our local schools.

    ·  Lots of competitions and giveaways. 

    The 2017 event saw 3500 people through the gates. Highlights from our event can be seen on the following link; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4CChTBkTlW0

    For all bookings exhibitors, schools and community groups, please email expo@sellen.org.au 

  • Please see the flyer by clicking Careers Expo 2018 Flyer

 

Circle of Security

This program is a relationship-based parenting program run over 8 sessions in Cranbourne, commencing Thursday 3 March 2016.

Fully funded, there is no cost for participants.

To download the flyer, please click here.

Registration for the program can be made by calling Mary Tresize-Brown on 9794 6921

Inclusive Learning Conference 2018

Save the Date: Friday 1 June 2018

Monash University, Peninsula, Campus McMahons Rd, Frankston

The Conference organisers particularly invite participation from:

  • Secondary Teachers/ Teacher Aides/ School Leaders;
  • Education Consultants;
  • Education sectors – government/ non government (Senior managers/ Principals, leaders and all educators);
  • Therapists/ Counsellors;
  • Researchers and academics; and
  • Tertiary Educators (RTO/TAFE/University) and students.

For further information about the Inclusive Learning Conference 2086

Sally Bailey National Disability Coordination Officer sbailey@skillsplus.com.au (03) 9784 0400

Young Parents Education Program (YPEP) 2018

This program offers young people who are pregnant or parenting:

  •  Adult learning environment
  • Child-friendly – infants in the classroom and/or quality and accessible childcare
  • Flexible delivery of curriculum – not time limited
  • Intensive parent support education and pastoral care
  • Literacy education for parents and infants
  • Multiple entry and exit points – rolling entry and exit
  • Accessible via public transport

In 2018, YPEP will operate from two separate locations, one in Cranbourne and one in Narre Warren. Students are welcome from within the South East Region (Casey, Cardinia, City of Greater Dandenong). Enrolment is via interview.

Further information about the program development is available from Mary Tresize-Brown, YPEP Coordinator on 9794 6921.

To download the Cranbourne YPEP flyer, please click SELLEN_Young_Parents_Flyer_2018.
To download the Narre Warren (NCLC) YPEP flyer, please click NCLC_Young_Parents_Education_Program_2018

Young Parents VCAL Program

The Young Parents Education Program reconnects young parents to access VCAL in a supportive and flexible environment.

A holistic approach means babies are in class with their parents whilst studying VCAL and learning great parenting tips from experts within the community.

The Young Parents Program means the young person can:

  • complete Foundation/Intermediate/Senior VCAL studies to develop skills in areas of interest to them
  • obtain direct experience in business & industry, developing skills and attitudes required in the workplace
  • develop Literacy and Numeracy skills
  • complete a nationally accredited Cert II in Business Administration
  • successfully complete VCAL and a pathway to an apprenticeship, traineeship, employment or further studies
  • learn about early parenting
  • join in early childhood workshops

Places are limited to a maximum of 16 young parents in total and entry is via interview.

Contact:   Kathie Jacobs on 0410 490 007

Venue:       Cranbourne Secondary College, Stawell St. Cranbourne

Session Times:   Mon, Thurs & Fri 9:30 – 2:30

To download the flyer, please click HERE

LLEN Review

In 2012, Allen Consulting Group completed a review on the Local Learning and Employment Network Model of Network and Partnership Support. The review demonstrates fantastic support for LLEN and the work they do for their local communities. An executive Summary of the review is now available here.

 

National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Apprenticeship & Traineeship Forum

This Forum is designed to increase awareness of apprenticeships and traineeships for disability and equity groups. Presenters will explore the structure of apprenticeships and traineeships, financial incentives available to employers, DAAWS funding, learning support assistance available to students and real life case studies. The Forum would benefit for school staff (Careers, Welfare, Integration and others), Disability Employment Services, pathways services, welfare agencies and others.

The Forum is being offered in three different locations across the Southern Metropolitan region of Melbourne in late May. Click here to view the Flyer.

Girl’s Make it Go!

LAST CHANCE – Book now for “Girl’s Make it Go!”

Come along to a fun and inspiring day “Girl’s Make it Go” at Chisholm Institute Dandenong Wednesday the 27th of March.
Meet young women working in engineering, advanced manufacturing, technology and participate in interactive activities representing a number of engineering and technical skill sets.

Morning tea and lunch are provided & Free return transport.

For girls currently enrolled in years 9 or 10.
To book in students please contact Kara Barnes via phone (03) 9794 6921 or email: kbarnes@sellen.org.au
If you have any queries about the event you can also contact Kara Barnes on: (03) 97946921


Maori & Pasifika young people in the South East region of Melbourne

The South East LLEN has completed an issues paper of the factors impacting the educational outcomes for Maori and Pacific Island young people in the South East region of Melbourne. To view this paper click here!