The program aims to improve the job-readiness and workforce participation of single and teenage parents, in receipt of parenting payments, by providing them with opportunities to participate in training. The program also includes extra Literacy & Numeracy support, Life Coaching, counselling (if required) and assistance in other areas to overcome barriers to education, training and/or employment.
Eligible participants will receive a full fee exemption. Attached is also information and costings for those not eligible, providing places are available.
Referral forms are required to be signed off by either the participants JSA, DES, or Centrelink, stating their eligibility. If the participant is not eligible a JSA purchase order is required, paying at full price or the participant can manage payments themselves at Twin Rivers.
Once the referral form is completed or other payment arranged, an interview will be arranged at Twin Rivers, to meet with the participant, to brief about the program and to identify potential barriers that they may need assistance in overcoming.