For ParentsNext participant Laura, her journey to obtaining a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education came with a number of unforeseen hurdles. Though thanks to her hard work and determination, in 2021 she was able to obtain the qualification! Whilst on the cusp of completing her Certificate III in Early Childhood Education, Laura was handed […]
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After exploring her options as a part of the ParentsNext program, Melanie has found a new career in aged care that she feels passionate about. Melanie had worked up from part time Baker Hand to the being a Bakery Manager before having her children. However as a single Mum, she knew she needed something different […]
Haseena has found a new career as a Home Care Worker, after Covid forced her to change her employment direction. Haseena was born in India and has a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Geology, and Chemistry. She came to Australia as a skilled migrant with her husband and 3 children. She worked at Marvel Stadium […]
$250 Power Saving Bonus If you need help accessing the Power Saving Bonus, we can assist you. The Power Saving Bonus is a $250 payment from the Victorian Government to help with energy bills. Are you eligible? You must be a Victorian residential energy consumer. This means you must have a residential electricity account. You […]
CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support focuses on practical skills as well as theory so students graduate ready for work.
Jaime, Kim and Louise had never met before studying aged care together, and now they are all working at a local aged care facility in Gisborne. Jamie, Kim and Louise all completed the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) in 2020 and found work in aged care at the end of their work placements. Djerriwarrh’s […]
Djerriwarrh Community& Education Services would like to congratulate all of the Learn Local award winners – as well as our own nominee, Computer Trainer Paul Hobby.
Djerriwarrh Community College will be an Independent Specialist Senior Secondary School. It will deliver the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) at Foundation, Intermediate and Senior levels for students aged 15-19 years.
Jayeeta Ukil is one of our fantastic Learn Local Trainers at Djerriwarrh Community & Education. She started with us in February this year, training the following English courses: English for Everyone – Foundation English for Everyone – Next Step Fundamental Development and the 3Cs – Computer, Confidence, and Cultural Competency We asked her three questions […]
RU OK? Day is Thursday 10 September and we would love to invite you to take part in the day with us. We have a whole list of activities, and hopefully there is something in there that will interest you. You can find our list of activities here. RU OK? inspires and empowers everyone to […]
The Adult Literacy and Numeracy Practitioners Program (ALNPP) is a professional development program for pre-accredited educators keen to improve their knowledge and skills in adult literacy and numeracy practice. Djerriwarrh Community & Education Services is proud to be delivering this program to our peers.
Our CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support has helped Joanne return to work after a break caring for her child.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions and the latest advice from Government and the Department of Education, Skills and Employment, ParentsNext services will continue to operate but we will not be seeing participants face-to-face, except for exceptional circumstances. All our ParentsNext services, except for Sunshine (266 Hampshire Road) and Melton (241 Station Road), are closed to the […]
Djerriwarrh Community & Education Services is currently remaining open, following the Victorian Premier and Victorian Chief Health Officer’s advice on 23 March 2020 that TAFEs, universities and Learn Locals remain open. We are practicing social distancing at all of our sites and classes, including sitting at least 1.5 meters apart in offices and classes, making […]
Some of our AMEP students marked Human Rights Day this year by taking part in Amnesty International’s Write for Rights campaign. According to Amnesty International, Write for Rights brings millions together to free people around the world from human rights abuses – because when we act together, we change lives. -To the President and all […]
Congratulations to all of the participants in this program and also to the Djerriwarrh and Western Health staff involved!
Melton Business Excellence Awards created this great video about us.
Halima’s efforts in her English class have been recognised with an award and a $250 scholarship, as a part of 2019 Adult Learners Week.
Congratulations to our volunteer mentors, young drivers and staff for reaching 10 years of L2P.