Expressions of Interest now open – Jobs Victoria Employment Services

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) is pleased to announce the opening of the first stage of applications for funding to deliver Jobs Victoria Employment Services for the period July 2021 to June 2023. Applications for funding will follow a two-stage process: Expressions of Interest which are now [...]

By |2021-01-21T01:19:46+00:00January 21st, 2021|Events|Comments Off on Expressions of Interest now open – Jobs Victoria Employment Services

Vacancy – National Disability Coordination Officer (Region 17)

National Disability Coordination Officer (Region 17) The National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program is a Commonwealth funded service to address the barriers that people with disability face, in successfully accessing and completing post-school education and training, and subsequent employment. For more information please click here: https://www.ndcovictoria.net.au/ About the role We [...]

By |2020-11-26T01:34:56+00:00November 26th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Vacancy – National Disability Coordination Officer (Region 17)

NCSEHE Student Equity Snapshots Forum — Mr David Eckstein

‘There’s nothing inevitable about exclusion.’ Australian universities: choices and issues in careers support for students with disability The NCSEHE hosted a series of lightning talks and online discussions presented by the 2019/20 Equity Fellows on 26–30 October 2020. The NCSEHE hosted a series of lightning talks and online discussions presented [...]

By |2020-11-23T00:46:04+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Events, Policy, Research, Webinars|Comments Off on NCSEHE Student Equity Snapshots Forum — Mr David Eckstein

Shape your future – New My Future Website

Introducing the new-look myfuture The myfuture team is proud to announce the launch of its refreshed, new-look website. We've improved the design and navigation to make it easier for you to explore myfuture's career tools and resources. We've also enhanced a range of features to help you find, collect and [...]

By |2020-11-17T03:56:22+00:00November 16th, 2020|Resources|Comments Off on Shape your future – New My Future Website

Workability Interviews Q & A Sessions

The Workability Interviews are a series of video Interviews with people with diverseabilities talking about their experiences of employment and how they got to where they are today! They provide a great chance to empower students by seeing what is possible. Now is your chance to ask your questions to [...]

By |2020-11-16T01:43:53+00:00November 16th, 2020|Events, Webinars|Comments Off on Workability Interviews Q & A Sessions

Getting Work Ready for students with diverse AbILITES Lifelong Learning Festival Event

Getting Work Ready for students with diverse AbILITES Lifelong Learning Festival Event When: 19th November 2020, 5.00 pm – 6.00 pm Where: Online via WebEX Do you have a young person with a diverseability who is wondering how or where they will secure employment in the future? Join our expert [...]

By |2020-11-16T01:37:07+00:00November 16th, 2020|Webinars|Comments Off on Getting Work Ready for students with diverse AbILITES Lifelong Learning Festival Event

Supporting young people with disability to access NDIS employment support

The NDIS Price Guide 2020-21 outlines that transition and employment support can be ‘supplied to any working-age participant (including students reaching working age) with an employment goal'. This may include supports to: explore what work would mean for them (discovery); build essential foundation skills for work; managing complex barriers to obtaining and [...]

By |2020-10-26T22:39:31+00:00October 26th, 2020|Resources|Comments Off on Supporting young people with disability to access NDIS employment support

Vision for the future

Wednesday 28 October 12pm (AEDT) 2020 has seen a complete restructure of how society conducts its business. For many organisations, this has meant learning to adapt to rapid change. It has also seen some unexpectedly positive outcomes. Particularly for working individuals with vision impairment. Whilst the Australian education system has vastly [...]

By |2020-10-26T00:11:14+00:00October 26th, 2020|Events, Webinars|Comments Off on Vision for the future

Work First Discovering Employment Series

Hosted by Work First, The employment arm of the Centre for Disability Employment Research and Practice. Register at https://bit.ly/36PWJgL The 28th of October from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm AEDT. This free webinar is hosted by Jon Adams, Manager for Employment and Training at CDERP. What will we cover? Customised Employment [...]

By |2020-10-21T21:38:39+00:00October 21st, 2020|Webinars|Comments Off on Work First Discovering Employment Series

NDCO Churchill Fellowship Recipient

Congratulations Andrea-Evans-McCall for receiving a 2020 Churchill Fellowship! The Churchill Fellowship offers recipients an incredible opportunity to meet and work with influential leaders around the world in their chosen field to address challenges facing Australia. “I felt honoured and excited to have been selected as a 2020 Churchill Fellow. It [...]

By |2020-10-21T04:22:56+00:00October 21st, 2020|Articles, Research|Comments Off on NDCO Churchill Fellowship Recipient