Story by Harrison Vessey, 9th February 2017.
When bullying forced Nathan Collins to leave school after year nine, he thought his job at McDonald’s was the extent of his career options.
Now the Penrith teenager has his eyes set on … Continued
On Tuesday the 7th of February MTC Australia’s second Warakirri College was officially opened in Blacktown by special guest The Hon. Deputy Premier John Barilaro, MP securing a partnership between MTC Australia and TAFE Western Sydney. Other attendees included … Continued
To succeed in seeking employment and especially within interviews there comes a time where the old scuffed shoes need to put back into the depths of the wardrobe along with the faded grey jeans that were black once upon a … Continued
Marjana Mitrovik joined MTC Australia’s Warakirri College in 2008. With a background in Engineering from the former republic of Yugoslavia, Marjana teaches Mathematics to Year 10 and HSC students. At Warakirri some students find this subject challenging however Marjana brings … Continued
MTC Australia and Australian Retailers Association (ARA) Retail Institute have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide jobseekers with a “pathway to retail employment” by combining Certificate II in Retail training, work experience and the Skills for Education and Employment … Continued
Warrakirri College has recently joined forces with the organisation, Walkers Moving and Storage in order to establish the School-to-Work program. The program is a collaboration between the two organisations that assists in developing the link between education and workforce skills … Continued
Last week, the Minister for Multiculturalism John Ajaka attended the graduation ceremony of the SkillME vocational employment program for migrants and refugees.
The program helps migrants and refugees up-skill and have their previous qualifications recognised in Australia to gain local … Continued
Warakirri College now has an additional support resource for students after receiving a generous donation of $20,000 from The Snow Foundation.
Due to their disrupted education, poor family role models, learning difficulties or recent migration from war zones, many of … Continued
Fairfield’s Warakirri College will be holding its annual open day on September 9 for young people seeking a second chance at education.
The college offers an alternative form of learning to students who have experienced difficulties staying in school.
Adriana … Continued