Key Initiatives & Programs
VME recruits, trains and supports vocational mentors from all walks of life to assist young people from the inner north of Melbourne in their career transition journey.
Industry Speaker Bank is a ready resource of local professionals from varied backgrounds, job roles and career pathways prepared to speak with young people about their career journey.
What do young people interested in the creative arts need to know about working in the creative industries?
The Pathways to Creative Industries project is a co-designed COVID recovery strategy with students from the NCAT Technology and creative industry professionals.
The Merri-bek L2P Program assists disadvantaged young people to gain the 120 hours of driving experience required to gain their Probationary Licence, and to become good safe drivers.
The Jobs for Youth Careers Hub includes local jobs data, an entry-level job searching tool, employment opportunities and a range of youth-specific career events and activities.
Structured Workplace Learning (SWL) is on-the-job training that allows students to develop their work skills and understand employer expectations. SWL is available to students undertaking a VET program as part of VCAL or VCE studies.