Time to consider your career

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There are so many options and pathways into the VET sector that it can sometimes be overwhelming, confusing and you may just not know where to start.

Careers talk

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What can an apprenticeship or traineeship offer you?

Chad’s blog 2 – Resumes & cover letters

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Welcome to part 2 of our special series on how to land your dream apprenticeship or traineeship!Β  Before we go into that, I’d like to give you an idea of the difference between an apprenticeship and traineeship. With an apprenticeship, the type of study and work you do normally relates to a trad

Chad’s blog 1 – introduction

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Are you in your final year of school and starting to think about getting a job? Any idea of what you want to do? If not, now is the time to start thinking about it. This is the first part of a series on how to land that special job you have wanted for so...

Award winner – Bree Crouch

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Congratulations to Bree Crouch, our recent winner of a 1300apprentice Achievement Award, in recognition of her excellence whilst completing a Business Administration Certificate 3 Traineeship. Since completing her traineeship with Moss Vale Veterinary Services, Bree has secured a new and exciting c

Where are they now – Angus Paterson

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Junior Technologist, Angus Paterson ...So here I am doing work that I love to do whilst learning more and more everyday, an ICT is so broad that every day is never the same.

Where are they now – Eden

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Traineeships are a great way to kick start your career, not only do get on the job experience, you get a qualification, and you get paid to do it.

CIT Reid open day

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This one day event is open to those wanting to get a feel for CIT life. FREE parking, FREE French crepes, and FREE advice on your next #apprenticeship or #traineeship with 1300apprentice​ in #Canberra.

2017 Apprentice of the year winners

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It was a tough choice this year but after much deliberation, the winners are in… 1300apprentice’s CEO Jane Kennedy stated that “this year many of our nominees had achieved outstanding success in the off-the-job training and more than usual had undertaken extra studies to secure t

2015 Apprentice of the year winners

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We are proud to announce our well-deserving winners for this year. We would like to thank all apprentices, trainees, host employers and field officers for their hard work and effort in submitting the nominations and patiently waiting for the results. AND the winners are…   Winner –

Where are they now – Eden Paull

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Why did you choose the Business Administration traineeship? All my previous work experience was in hospitality. I was interested in entering into the corporate workforce but had limited office experience. After contacting 1300 apprentice and speaking to Meagan Thorpe she explained that a Traineeshi

Trade spotlight – Financial services

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The financial services industry is a broad field covering banks, insurance, financial planning, credit management, bookkeeping, insurance broking, life insurance, superannuation, mobile banking and many more. The varying traineeships teach you how to work in the finance industry. Completing a natio

Chad’s blog 8 – The final stages

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Welcome to Part 8 of my recruitment blog! In Part 7 we dealt with the finer points of the interview itself and what type of questions you are likely to be asked. So now you have finished the interview and left your prospective employers premises, what do you do now? Do you just sit back...

Chad’s blog 7 – The interview

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Welcome to Part 7 of my recruitment blog! This part will deal with the finer points of the interview itself.  It is an understatement indeed to say that the interview itself is the most important part of the process. It is absolutely critical. However, if you have followed the previous steps w

Chad’s blog 6 – First steps of the interview process

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Here we go into the sixth part of my recruitment blog and helping you get that dream job! From Part 5 we have seen how you have researched and gathered information to prepare for your interview. You have looked up the company website, made notes, researched the role, made more notes and found out w

Chad’s blog 5 – Interview preparation & research

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Welcome to the 5th part of my recruitment blog! This time, we are looking at researching and preparing for the interview. Again this is a simple exercise that a lot of job hunters ignore or don’t consider it important enough to do. However, it is extremely important. It is not advisable to go

Success story – Taneka Lewis, completion of Certificate IV Business

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Taneka Lewis came to us straight out of year 12 and began her Business Certificate III traineeship with RSM Bird Cameron – a national accounting firm located in Sydney CBD. After flying through her Certificate III Taneka was early completed and continued her studies under the traineeship