An amazing FREE Course for young parents on parenting payment.

Starts: 21st May 2018
Duration: 7 weeks
Monday, Tuesday, Friday – 9.30-2.30pm
Penrith NSW Location - close to transport

• What is Train and Care?
Train and Care is a supported pathway to employment program that comprises four major components; practical training; childcare; work trial placements and training/mentorship. The program prepares young parents for long-term employment and offers individualised practical training.
Each program participant has access to a dedicated childcare broker, who assists them in securing a childcare spot. The program will cover gap payments and deposit fees for childcare for up to 9 months of the program.

• Who is eligible?
The program is targeted at parents under the age of 25 years old, without fixed employment and receiving parenting payments.

• Cost?
The Train and Care program is funded by the Department of Social Services.

• Duration
Train and Care is a 6-9 month training program that includes: up to 10 weeks of face-to-face training with other young parents, 2-4 weeks of work experience post-training in a selected field of interest, and 12-16 weeks mentoring in post-placement support.

• What employment opportunities are available?
Train and Care provides you with employment opportunities in the following industries: Business, Hospitality, Community Services, Retail, Logistics, Trades or any other industries of interest to you.

If you have any further questions or would like more information, please call us on 1300 892 072, email [email protected] or visit our website -->