Explore, Excite and Inspire 2016

Posted: 11th Jul

Students in Wellington and East Gippsland Shires are getting ready to attend an innovative jobs skills expo taking place in Bairnsdale and Sale. Students in Years 10-12 will develop their knowledge and understanding of employment opportunities where they live. Hands-on workshops and industry presenters will help them to develop their employability skills.

The special guest speaker for the expo is Adam Mostogl, Young Australian of the Year 2015 finalist and passionate advocate for young people. In any given week, Adam helps young entrepreneurs to kick start their companies, challenges communities to understand their potential and teach hundreds of students to embrace innovation to solve the problems of the future.

On each day sessions will include:

  • Planning and achieving future careers
  • Choosing TAFE or University
  • Try a trade –tools of various trades in action
  • Defence force careers
  • Working in regional industries – meeting local employers
  • Writing winning resumes and personal presentation for job interviews

Explore, Excite and Inspire job skills expo is a Gippsland East LLEN initiative and is sponsored by the FRRR REAPing Rewards Program. It will take place in:

Bairnsdale - 18 August 2016                        

Sale - 19 August 2016                                         

Schools wanting more details, contact Pam Waters at Gippsland East LLEN t: 5153 1745 or e: info@gellen.org.au.