GOTAFE is pleased to offer the Regional Indigenous Skills to Employment (RISE) program that will increase employment outcomes for the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community.
GOTAFE currently have nine students completing the program. The program has two parts;
- Work Ready model that provides participants with indigenous mentors, careers advisors and knowledgeable trainers who have worked within industry and know what employers want. Participants will gain experience and work-ready skills.
- The other model is the traineeship, it enables participants to learn on the job two days a week. Trainees can choose from eight different traineeships that can lead to varied careers including Personal Care Worker to Office Administrator and even Grounds Keeper.