Employment Boot Camp - Coorparoo

Details

Date 14 Jan 2019

Time 09:00 AM

Contact

Address Vision Australia Coorparoo, 373 Old Cleveland Rd, Coorparoo , Queensland

Overview

Looking for employment? Want to develop your skills in a fun learning environment?

Vision Australia is running a three day Employment Boot Camp for vision impaired or blind individuals, as part of the Building Stronger Futures program. Participants will attend a three day intensive Pre- Employment Program from the 14th to 16th January 2019 at Vision Australia Coorparoo and also be eligible for ongoing employment assistance for six months.

During the program, participants will learn:

  • Advice on career pathways and job seeking techniques
  • Cover letter and resume writing advice
  • Addressing employment issues specific to vision impairment
  • Interview skills development and coaching
  • Networking and matching your skills to an employer’s needs

In order to be eligible to apply, applicants must be aged between 15 and 24, have communication skills, and are interested in employment. Accommodation and travel subsidies can also be arranged for non-local participants.

To apply, or for more information, please contact:

Belinda Wilson, Building Stronger Futures Lead

Belinda.Wilson@visionaustralia.org – 0418 984 017

Mark Welke,, Employment Consultant

Mark,Welke@visionaustralia.org – 0437 455 490

Julie Ann Hall-Employment Consultant

JulieAnn.Hall@visionaustralia.org – 0406 632 305