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WHO CARES WINS: TAFE NSW helps Narrandera mum find her calling for caring

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19 November 2020 - 11:28 AM

A Narrandera mum eager to re-enter the workforce has secured a job in the booming aged care industry just weeks after enrolling in her TAFE NSW course.

From despair to hope: How TAFE NSW helped Lisa find her calling

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01 September 2020 - 2:03 PM

A former Deni woman whose life was upended when her young daughter was diagnosed with leukaemia has used her time as a carer to inspire her to pursue a career in aged care – with the help of TAFE NSW.

TAFE NSW Inverell aged care students in demand with local employers

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10 August 2020 - 4:04 PM

TAFE NSW students Erin Bridges, Evelyn Schembri, Lauren Mangano and Olivia Trevithick are the newest employees at McLean Care Inverell because they are equipped with the job ready skills they need to hit the ground running.

Fee-free TAFE NSW mental health courses to support aged care residents, workers

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06 July 2020 - 4:43 PM

Two fee-free TAFE NSW courses aimed at empowering aged care workers to better understand and address mental health issues in residents have been launched in the Illawarra. 

TAFE NSW delivers vital aged care workers

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12 May 2020 - 2:04 PM

A Hornsby aged care worker is just one of the many skilled, job-ready graduates TAFE NSW is committed to producing to assist our most vulnerable during the COVID-19 crisis.

TAFE NSW study leads to rewarding careers for Narrabri locals

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08 January 2020 - 9:56 AM

Narrabri locals Maria Revell and Alexia Weckert are encouraging job seekers to consider a rewarding career in the aged care industry considering local employment opportunities. Both Maria and Alexia studied a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) at TAFE NSW Narrrabri and were employed by Whiddon Narrabri and Wee Waa before completing their course.

TAFE NSW offers advice for looking after loved ones at Christmas

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10 December 2019 - 4:45 PM

While Christmas is an exciting time of year for most people, spent celebrating with family and friends, it can also be a source of stress and anxiety for the elderly. TAFE NSW Head...

TAFE NSW helps David find his calling for caring

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09 December 2019 - 10:44 AM

Coonabarabran resident, David Brennan, is taking full advantage of new employment opportunities in the aged care industry and the TAFE NSW Connected Learning Centre. After completing a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing), David is now working at Cooinda Coonabarabran as a support worker.

TAFE NSW lights the path for Jantana on her integration journey

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04 December 2019 - 4:34 PM

A migrant who landed in Narrandera for love seven years ago has credited TAFE NSW with helping her integrate into Australian life and gain the skills to secure a job in the booming aged care industry.

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