School Transition to Employment Program (STEP)
Would you like to participate in Work Experience, Employment or a School Based Traineeship within Good Samaritan Industries?
The Options School Transition to Employment Program (STEP) has provided almost 150 students with disabilities in Years 10 to 13 with the opportunity to gain valuable work skills in a supportive environment. As a result, many students have transitioned into supported paid employment or School Based Traineeships within Good Samaritan Industries.
Work Experience can be offered in the following areas:
- Good Sammy’s Retail stores (Perth and Regional)
- Recycling Plant in Canning Vale
- Administration in Canning Vale
- Hospitality in Canning Vale (Canteen)
If you are interested in participating in STEP, please fill out the Expression of Interest Form below.
Do YOU want to gain a recognized Australian qualification and be employed 1 day per week while still at school?
Good Samaritan Industries have partnered with Registered Training Organisation (RTO) Kirana Training Pty Ltd (RTO ID 52247) to provide School Based Traineeships to eligible students participating in STEP.
GSI has the following School-based Traineeships currently available:
- SIR20212 - Certificate II in Retail Services
- TLI21616 - Certificate II in Warehousing Operations
- BSB20115 - Certificate II in Business
For further information on School Based Traineeships please contact the STEP office or download the Fact Sheet below:
Get a head start in YOUR training and career! Nominations are now open for the 2016 GSI STEP Scholarship Program.
GSI is offering ten scholarships of $1,000 to assist students with a disability in Years 10 to 13 to access further training and/or employment opportunities.
Previous recipients of the Scholarships have used the funding for course fees and associated costs, as well as to purchase assistive technology to commence and complete further training or education. The education and training has varied across a number of fields which included the likes of: Trades, Business, Science, Horticulture and many more.
To nominate, please download the Nomination Form below. Nominations close 23rd September 2016 at 4pm.
To find out more contact us:
Phone: (08) 9463 0562