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Career Visions is a uniquely tailored program to support participants to develop job readiness skills to enter the workforce. We are inviting expressions of interest from our blind and low vision community in a safe and supportive environment to undertake our program in 2024!

 Are you a school leaver looking for a job or transitioning between industries due to vision loss? Or a parent returning to work? This is the program for you!

 Based in Brisbane, Career Visions will assist you to:

  • attain a Certificate 1 in Workplace Skills (Business) at South Bank TAFE
  • build confidence and independence
  • undertake a range of learning activities to meet your employment goals
  • advance your computer knowledge and adaptive tech usage
  • engage in themed sessions
  • attend workplace visits
  • receive work attire
  • work on individual and group based projects
  • be supported with social and financial assistance
  • undertake a work placement with a host employer to further develop your employment skills and experience

The program will be held at Vision Australia (Coorparoo), South Bank TAFE and a host employer workplace running for 22 weeks between Monday 8 April to Friday 6 September, at 25 hours a week.

This is a paid work and learning opportunity for the entire 22 weeks funded by the Department of Youth Justice, Employment, Small Business and Training.

Expressions of Interest open Monday 5 February and close Thursday 29 February. Any questions, please email Harmonie Downes on [email protected]

Please register here.