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Support worker traineeship

Applications now open

Earn while you learn, no experience necessary

Charles Darwin University, proudly supported by Santos, is recruiting 10 local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to undertake a part-time traineeship with no student fees. 

Start date: 19 July 2021 

Duration: 9 months, full time 

Format: 2 days study at CDU, 3 days paid work experience 

Weekly mentoring and support provided 

Applications close 25 June 2021.

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Eligibility criteria

To be able to enroll in this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • must be receiving Centrelink payments and be connected to a job active 

  • must not have previously started or completed a traineeship or apprenticeship 

  • must identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander​​​ - Larrakia people are strongly encouraged to apply 

  • must have a driver's license and own transport, or be able to travel to CDU Casuarina campus and workplace by public transport 

  • ability to gain a police check and Ochre card (assistance will be given throughout the recruitment process).

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Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015)


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