Kaleidoscope Job Readiness Workshop Series for Migrant Women - Advanced

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Metropolitan Migrant Resource Centre

24 Chesterfield Road

#9

Mirrabooka, WA 6061

Australia

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Kaleidoscope's Job Readiness Workshop Series for Migrant Women to boost your employability and confidence in job seeking skills - ADVANCED

About this event

Kaleidoscope Job Readiness Workshop Series for migrant women is a workshop series designed to improve the employability skills of migrant women who have been affected by COVID-19.

Workshops are funded by Lotterywest and delivered in the City of Canning and the City of Stirling locations in partnership with Kaleidoscope Initiative and Iranian Community of Western Australia.

Workshops are delivered in two streams:

  • Level 1 - Job Readiness Essentials
  • Level 2 - Job Readiness Advanced

Eligibility for attendees:

This August workshop series is the Job Readiness - Advanced stream.

To attend this program you must:

  • be a migrant woman
  • have vocational English language proficiency to perform effectively in the workplace of your field (level 3 certificate or higher)
  • commit to attend all five workshops
  • either be transitioning to a new job or career or reconnecting to your career after a career break.
  • have work experience either in your home country or in Australia.

If you do not meet this criteria then you may be eligible for the Level 1 Job Readiness - Essentials stream. Check out the Essentials eligibility criteria to see if this is more suitable for you.

Program outcomes:

By the end of this program you will:

  • become job ready
  • have boosted your confidence
  • have gained knowledge of job service providers and relevant tools that may assist in your job hunting.

Workshop Schedule (23 August - 27 August 2021) - 5 DAYS

8:45 am to 9:00 am : Sign in to event and pick up name tag

9:00 am to 2:30 pm : Workshop

The following topics will be covered in the job readiness workshops.

23 August 2021, Monday

  • Developing your networking skills
  • Career strategy

24 August 2021, Tuesday

  • Resumes

25 August 2021, Wednesday

  • Cover letters
  • Interview skills

26 August 2021, Thursday

  • Australian workplace culture
  • LinkedIn for job searching

* You will need to bring your laptop/ tablet or phone so that you can update your LinkedIn profile in the session. Please advise in your registration if this is not possible.

27 August 2021, Friday

  • Wellness and Family and work planning

Note: when you register, you are registering for all five days of the workshops. You must attend all sessions as per date and times shown above.

Lunch: Please bring your own lunch. Morning tea will be provided.

The last date to register for these workshops is Tuesday 17 August 2021.

Numbers are limited to 15 people. We will confirm you are eligible for the program. If we are oversubscribed then we will put you on waitlist and advise you if a spot becomes available.

Photography/Video Consent: Participants at Kaleidoscope Initiative and Kaleidoscope Mentoring Program events may be photographed or filmed during the course of the event. By attending a Kaleidoscope event, you agree to be photographed or filmed and give consent that these images may be used for media or promotional purposes. Kaleidoscope Initiative will consider reasonable requests to not be photographed or filmed. Please advise the event organisers if you do not wish to be photographed.

Newsletter Subscription: Great news, by registering for this event you will automatically sign-up to receive the Kaleidoscope E-newsletter where you will get useful information about upcoming programs, events and resources. Don't wish to receive our newsletters, no problem, you can opt out at any-time at the bottom of the newsletter.

Partner Organisation: This series is run in partnership with Iranian Community of Western Australia.


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Metropolitan Migrant Resource Centre

24 Chesterfield Road

#9

Mirrabooka, WA 6061

Australia

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Organiser Kaleidoscope Initiative and Mentoring Program

Organiser of Kaleidoscope Job Readiness Workshop Series for Migrant Women - Advanced


The Kaleidoscope Initiative and Kaleidoscope Mentoring Program is being implemented under a partnership between the City of StirlingCity of Canning, City of Swan and Metropolitan Migrant Resource Centre and is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services and the Western Australian Government through the Office of Multicultural Interests.

The Program has been created in consultation with the Toronto Regional Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC). Their successful TRIEC Mentoring Partnership program is the model for mentoring programs across Canada and internationally.

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