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PaTH Training

Another Successful Partnership – Delivering positive outcomes for Workskills Job Seekers

August 18, 2017

PaTH is a new government initiative where Employability Skills Training (EST) providers work with jobactive providers to deliver training which is designed to equip young job seekers with pre-employment skills and prepare them to meet the expectations of Employers. AETS Australian Employment Training Solutions delivered training on site for Workskills job seekers. Block 1 Project…

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Training is the Key

August 7, 2017

The New Norfolk site has been busy in and around training programmes of recent months. Training not only formulates an integral part of becoming job ready but in a lot of instances is a mandatory requirement. In partnership with local Registered Training Organisations and our dedicated Employment Service Team we have managed not only to…

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Changes are afoot!

August 2, 2017

Hobart Site has seen significant changes occur over the past month and if you have been on site you will notice some new faces. Mark is on extended leave for a couple of months, Ben has accepted an internal transfer to another department and Dan has joined the team. We have been a training ground…

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Glenorchy Success

Another Glenorchy success story!

July 21, 2017

35 yr old female parent returns to work after being absent from the work force for over 10 years due to caring responsibilities. We have been working with her for approximately 12 months and during this time she participated in our inhouse employability course called REALISE which focussed on goals and possible careers paths as well…

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Can Work for the Dole create employment opportunities? Absolutely!

July 5, 2017

Work for the Dole participants worked with local artists provided by Host Kickstart Arts late last year, to create a mural in the Market Place Carpark. The mural was designed to educate drivers on the impact of their driving behaviour on road kill, particularly of our native Tassie Devils. The project in itself was a…

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Excellent personal credentials secures new job

July 5, 2017

A long-term unemployed jobseeker receiving assistance from Workskills was recently successful in gaining ongoing employment with Lloyd’s Carpet Cleaning. Following initial contact from the employer, Employer Services Officer Leon referred a candidate named Simon due to his excellent personal credentials and desire to enter into a new career path. The employer requested that Workskills assist…

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Helping our leaders of the future

June 15, 2017

Workskills Inc. not only assists with the support and training of job seekers and our community, but is proud to support Workskills staff wherever we can. The inception of our “Ground Up’ program has proved very successful and is expanding. Earlier this year we recruited two Support Centre Trainees who are undertaking a Certificate III…

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Realise Program

Introducing the Realise Program

June 14, 2017

The realise program is a course that focusses on employability skills. It is a series of short workshops (maximum 3 hours) held over a period of 2 -3 days. What you will get out of this course: A portfolio with all your skills detailed Ideas on how to improve your employability You will be able to:…

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Jobs Bus for Derwent Valley

Jobs Bus for Derwent Valley

May 24, 2017

On Saturday the 13 May the Premier of Tasmania, Mr Will Hodgman, announced a Jobs Bus that will be trialled in the Derwent Valley to assist people travelling to and from employment regions that are not supported by public transport. Workskills as the only local job active provider within the Derwent Valley is working closely…

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