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

Guiding the Training Seeker

SELLEN has developed a program and resources to aid with the capacity building of training seekers to assist them in making more informed decisions when it comes to training courses and training providers. There are a range of resources in the Resource Vault freely available to assist case workers and teachers with clients/students that are seeking quality training options.

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 Funding for 2015 and Beyond

For the past five years, LLENs have been jointly funded by both the State and Commonwealth Governments to a combined total of approximately $13 million. In 2015, the Commonwealth will not be continuing to fund LLEN (via the Partnership Broker programme) while the Victorian State Government has committed to fund the LLEN network for one year, to the value of $8 million, with the ALP committing to this level of funding for 4 years, should they be elected in November.

 

For further information regarding funding or the potential impact of funding on SELLEN, please contact Andrew Simmons at SELLEN on 9794 6921.

Alternative Learning Brochure

The South East LLEN’s new Alternative Learning Guide is now available!

To download, click HERE!

South East VET Cluster Meeting Dates

South East VET Cluster Meeting Dates for 2017

1:00pm – 1:30pm with light refreshments and networking

1:30pm – 3:30pm South East VET Cluster Meeting

1. 23 February 2017
2. 4 May 2017 (Dandenong High School)
3. 1  June 2017 (Berwick Secondary)
4. 27 July 2017 (Hallam Senior College)
5. 7 September 2017 (Narre Community learning Centre)
6. 7 December 2017 (TBA)

 

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.