Murray and South East

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Employment Facilitator

Christine Willersdorf
Murray and South East Employment Facilitator
0436 647 305
Christine.Willersdorf@employmentfacilitator.com.au

Local Jobs Plan

Murray and South East Local Jobs Plan

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Murray and South East

Local Recovery Funds

A Local Recovery Fund is available in the Murray and South East region for projects that meet the priorities identified in the Local Jobs Plan.

Projects will be identified for funding through periodic Request for Proposals (RFP).

Please contact your local Employment Facilitator for information about the Local Recovery Fund and to discuss project proposals.

Approved activities

Activity Name Organisation Local Recovery Fund Activity Partner Description
Greenlight2Work Employment Options Inc. Sureway Employment and Training The activity will support 30 jobseekers aged 17-24 to participate in an 8-week program to assist them to obtain their learner drivers permit and become more competitive in the jobs market.
South East Community Services Training Project Boandik Lodge Incorporated Job Prospects This activity provides training and employment opportunities for 17 participants and delivery of mentor and support training to 50 existing staff members, including those from non-English speaking backgrounds. This program also includes developing and delivering a training program for disability support staff; developing, and delivering hotel services pre-employment program; developing, and delivering an on-the-job employability skills program in aged care.
Riverland Local Jobs Project Australian Red Cross Society Job Prospects This activity will provide support for 25 participants, including women and people aged over 50 to attain their provisional driving licence, improve their job readiness and connect to employment opportunities.
Growing Regional Tourism & Employment Project Quality College of Australia Job Prospects This activity will deliver pre-employment hospitality training in two locations in Murray and South East Employment Region, which will cover accredited and non-accredited modules on customer service and skills practice to prepare participants for work in the hospitality industry.
Upcycle Employment Options Inc Inner North Group Training This activity is a pre- employment program to prepare participants for employment in the Retail, Tourism and Hospitality sectors. The activity will be delivered in partnership with Murray Bridge Council and the Brinkley ReUse Centre. Participants attending will operate a Coffee Lounge and Retail Store at the Centre and will undertake accredited training, receive mentoring, career guidance and job search assistance. Participants without a driving permit will be assisted to gain a Learner's Permit.
Connect Match Support – Driver Education 
South East 
2.0
Australian Red Cross Society SYC Inc- Job Prospects This activity involves 50 Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) people from migrant and refugee backgrounds in the Limestone Coast. Participants will receive pre-employment support and training, together with driver mentor support to attain their Driver's Licence, resulting in a better opportunity to gain meaningful employment.

For further information on the activity, please contact the Employment Facilitator or the organisation.