First Nations Career Kickstart Program

First Nations Career Kickstart Program

We have limited spots available so get in quick!
Registrations closing 11 April!

Bonus $50 voucher for enroling and another $50 voucher upon course completion! Enrol below

Come and join us at the home of the Brisbane Lions to explore all the things that mob need to get ready for work!

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Suitable for ages between 16 AND 24

16 April, Tuesday9am - 3pm
17 April, Wednesday9am - 3pm
18 April, Thursday9am - 3pm
19 April, Friday9am - 3pm
22 April, Monday9am - 3pm
23 April, Tuesday9am - 3pm

The First Nations Career Kickstart program for 2024 will be run by AFL SportsReady, at the new home of the Brisbane Lions.

16 Eden Station Dr, Springfield Central, QLD

Over 6 days, Ready for Work will provide job search assistance and training to First Nations peoples, including:
  • Identifying personal and cultural strengths – setting program participants up
    with tools for personal and professional growth.
  • Employability skills – such as communication in the workplace, working in a team, problem-solving, planning, organising, and self-management.
  • Networking opportunities – with local businesses and employers to share their experiences and industry knowledge
  • Resume preparation and writing
  • Job interview skills

If you want to improve in any of the key points above,

Please submit your details below to REGISTER YOUR INTEREST in the Career Kickstart Program.

Applications are Closed, there is another course scheduled in May – see more

To learn more about this Queensland Career Program.
Please reach out to Larissa Slater, AFL SportsReady’s Senior Administration officer (QLD) on 0416 617 016, or email [email protected]

The Queensland Government proudly funds this training through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative.

The Warumilang Program is our dedicated Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Program to assist First Nations peoples with tailored employment and training pathways that aim to provide opportunities for First Nations peoples to thrive and be successful.

It is our vision that through strong partnerships, Warumilang can continue to provide progressive opportunities across a range of industries to support First Nations peoples starting their careers with dynamic skills, qualifications, and experience.