With South Australia’s construction industry booming and hungry for additional apprentices, an all-female Try A Trade program is being held at TAFE SA’s Tonsley Campus to give participants the chance to explore trades traditionally dominated by males.
Read more here: https://www.premier.sa.gov.au/news/media-releases/news/female-students-encouraged-to-explore-trades
The Tasmanian Liberal Government is continuing to progress our Plan to deliver a more future-focused TasTAFE and secure opportunities for Tasmania’s learners, our workforce, our businesses, and our economy for years to come.
Read more here: https://www.premier.tas.gov.au/site_resources_2015/additional_releases/delivering_a_stronger_tastafe_for_the_future
The New South Wales Government recently announced that it will invest $1 million into a fund designed to train sector and industry leaders who wish to pursue a rewarding career as a teacher at TAFE NSW.
Read more here: https://thesector.com.au/2021/09/28/in-nsw-fancy-a-career-shift-into-ecec-lecturing-at-tafe-scholarships-now-on-offer/
A focus on responding to the needs of local communities, increased availability of courses, and improving access for students is part of TAFE SA’s new regional plan launched this month.
Read more here: https://www.transcontinental.com.au/story/7447024/college-kicks-off-new-plan-for-the-regions/?cs=1538
Industry leaders are being encouraged to embrace a career change and teach the next generation of workers.
Read more here: https://education.nsw.gov.au/news/latest-news/government-invests-in-tafe-nsw-teachers
The early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector is one of several sectors and industries being placed in jeopardy by cuts to the TAFE system, the Australian Education Union (AEU) has said.
Read more here: https://thesector.com.au/2021/08/12/tafe-cuts-are-exacerbating-the-ecec-workforce-crisis-aeu-says/
After more than four years leading TAFE Directors Australia (TDA), Chief Executive Officer Mr Craig Robertson has advised the Board of his decision to step down from the role in order to take up another opportunity.
Read more here: https://www.miragenews.com/chief-executive-officer-robertson-to-step-down-606373/
There is a change occurring with Vocational Education Training as more people use the pathway to improve or change their career outcomes.
Read more here: https://www.examiner.com.au/story/7355822/tastafe-and-vet-training-taking-people-off-the-employment-scrapheap/
Microsoft partner Insight Enterprises has developed a plan alongside TAFE NSW to implement a platform to serve as a new “backbone,” overcoming disparate, legacy systems.
Read more here: https://www.arnnet.com.au/article/689682/insight-enterprises-deploys-new-tafe-nsw-backbone/