VET Cadet Program

Hi VET Cadets,

Welcome to Talent HQ!

Each week, we will post any program updates, upcoming events or new process information related to your program on this page. Please check in every week to ensure you are up to date with what's happening in the VET Cadet space particularly to be across frequently used processes that are documented for you and available on the 'Important Documents' page.

We are looking forward to getting out and about each month to catch up with you all.

See you all soon!

Regards

Paula & Ben


Hi VET Cadets,

Welcome to Talent HQ!

Each week, we will post any program updates, upcoming events or new process information related to your program on this page. Please check in every week to ensure you are up to date with what's happening in the VET Cadet space particularly to be across frequently used processes that are documented for you and available on the 'Important Documents' page.

We are looking forward to getting out and about each month to catch up with you all.

See you all soon!

Regards

Paula & Ben


  • Happy Easter!

    about 1 month ago
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    Hey all,

    I would just like to wish you all a happy and safe Easter!

    For those who are taking the opportunity to take the extended time off during the public holidays like Paula, who will be unavailable from Thurs 18th April to Mon 29th April, enjoy!

    For those who are coming in to hold the forts down like me. I’ll be your point of contact with details below:

    Ben Lowe Mobile: 0435 659 199

    Please get in touch if you need any assistance at all.

    Once again hope you all have a safe and happy Easter!


    Hey all,

    I would just like to wish you all a happy and safe Easter!

    For those who are taking the opportunity to take the extended time off during the public holidays like Paula, who will be unavailable from Thurs 18th April to Mon 29th April, enjoy!

    For those who are coming in to hold the forts down like me. I’ll be your point of contact with details below:

    Ben Lowe Mobile: 0435 659 199

    Please get in touch if you need any assistance at all.

    Once again hope you all have a safe and happy Easter!


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  • New Cyber Safety Online Curriculum

    about 1 month ago
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    Hi VET Cadets,

    You may have received an email regarding the new Cyber Safety Online Curriculum.

    As part of the TfNSW Cyber Uplift Program which aims to increase awareness of cyber-security obligations for new employees and their managers, a new cyber safety curriculum has been developed for this.

    The new cyber safety curriculum composes of a series of online modules available through the Equip LMS. A pilot of the new curriculum will be scheduled across the different agencies beginning this week. An online survey will be sent thereafter to gather feedback from nominated users about the overall user experience.

    Please...

    Hi VET Cadets,

    You may have received an email regarding the new Cyber Safety Online Curriculum.

    As part of the TfNSW Cyber Uplift Program which aims to increase awareness of cyber-security obligations for new employees and their managers, a new cyber safety curriculum has been developed for this.

    The new cyber safety curriculum composes of a series of online modules available through the Equip LMS. A pilot of the new curriculum will be scheduled across the different agencies beginning this week. An online survey will be sent thereafter to gather feedback from nominated users about the overall user experience.

    Please log into Equip and complete any online modules assigned to you.


  • It's the end of an era!

    3 months ago
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    Last week we farewelled one of ELTP’s originals – Nayna Sheikh (pictured left)! Nayna has been with ELTP since the team was established, working across the tertiary scholar and cadet space and more recently in the VET Cadet and HSC Scholar space. Nayna has always displayed passion for her work, generously giving her time and attention to both talent participants and our stakeholders across the business over the last six years.

    A very big thank you to Nayna from the ELTP team, your expertise and enthusiasm will be sorely missed!

    Paula Meneses (pictured right) will be leading the VET Cadet...

    Last week we farewelled one of ELTP’s originals – Nayna Sheikh (pictured left)! Nayna has been with ELTP since the team was established, working across the tertiary scholar and cadet space and more recently in the VET Cadet and HSC Scholar space. Nayna has always displayed passion for her work, generously giving her time and attention to both talent participants and our stakeholders across the business over the last six years.

    A very big thank you to Nayna from the ELTP team, your expertise and enthusiasm will be sorely missed!

    Paula Meneses (pictured right) will be leading the VET Cadet program with the support of Ben Lowe (pictured centre). Paula has already been managing the VET Cadet program for the last 3 years and will continue to be the main point of contact for the program. Ben has been working in the ELTP team as a Community Engagement Officer since 2016 and has a wealth of experience working with Aboriginal and regional communities. Ben will be assisting in managing the VET Cadet program and like Paula, will be coming out to meet with VET Cadets and their placement managers regularly.

    We look forward to continuing to deliver excellence in the VET Cadet space, please feel free to reach out to Paula on 0429 966 081 or Ben on 0435 659 199 should you have any questions or concerns.


  • Winning!

    3 months ago
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    Congratulations are in order for the following VET Cadets who have transitioned off the VET Cadet Program and into a role!

    Joel Morrison - Joel has been working in the Transport Policy and Divisional Management Office in Freight, Strategy and Planning supporting the management and executive team with their daily tasks. This includes high level ministerials, financial budgeting and general day to day administration activities in a fast paced and changing environment.

    Joel has been an exemplary VET Cadet throughout the program and has won a role as Administration Officer with Freight, Strategy and Planning, TfNSW.

    Nellie Bell - Nellie...

    Congratulations are in order for the following VET Cadets who have transitioned off the VET Cadet Program and into a role!

    Joel Morrison - Joel has been working in the Transport Policy and Divisional Management Office in Freight, Strategy and Planning supporting the management and executive team with their daily tasks. This includes high level ministerials, financial budgeting and general day to day administration activities in a fast paced and changing environment.

    Joel has been an exemplary VET Cadet throughout the program and has won a role as Administration Officer with Freight, Strategy and Planning, TfNSW.

    Nellie Bell - Nellie has been working in Talent, People & Culture assisting with and managing her own recruitment campaigns. Nellie has worked on STA Bus Drivers, Sydney Trains Customer Service Attendants and Track & Civil Infrastructure Workers campaigns. These campaigns include assisting the business with attraction of applicants, interviewing and selecting suitable candidates.

    Nellie has won a role as a Recruitment Coordinator with Talent in People & Culture, TfNSW.

    We wishes both Joel and Nellie all the best with their future. Congrats!

    ELTP

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  • Welcome to our 2019 VET Cadet Surveyors

    3 months ago
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    A big welcome to our 2019 VET Cadet Surveyors who commenced with Transport on Tuesday 29 January 2019!

    The TfNSW VET Cadet Surveying Program employs individuals for a 3 year period where they work full time whilst completing a Certificate III, IV and Diploma in Surveying through TAFE NSW. This program is sponsored by RMS and hence all participants complete their industry experience within RMS.

    Our 4 new VET Cadet Surveyors (Jared, Larissa, Dallas and Blake) have been placed across NSW in Sydney, Parkes, Grafton and Wagga Wagga.

    They have completed their 4 day induction and are settling in with...

    A big welcome to our 2019 VET Cadet Surveyors who commenced with Transport on Tuesday 29 January 2019!

    The TfNSW VET Cadet Surveying Program employs individuals for a 3 year period where they work full time whilst completing a Certificate III, IV and Diploma in Surveying through TAFE NSW. This program is sponsored by RMS and hence all participants complete their industry experience within RMS.

    Our 4 new VET Cadet Surveyors (Jared, Larissa, Dallas and Blake) have been placed across NSW in Sydney, Parkes, Grafton and Wagga Wagga.

    They have completed their 4 day induction and are settling in with their placement teams in RMS. We are very excited to have them on board - this is our second intake of VET Cadet Surveyors!

    Welcome to Transport and all the best!



  • Winning!

    5 months ago
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    Congratulations to the following VET Cadets who have won roles in the Transport cluster!

    Yasmin Kiss– Yasmin is a 2016 VET Cadet who has had a big year! She recently won a role as Operations Officer in NSW TrainLink. Yasmin always delivers on her work and demonstrates exemplary behaviour and values in the workplace. Yasmin is also the winner of the 2018 Customer Focus Award at the 2018 Talent Forum for her outstanding customer service. Congrats Yasmin!

    Rosina Jefferies– Rosina is a 2017 VET Cadet who has won a role as an Assurance...

    Congratulations to the following VET Cadets who have won roles in the Transport cluster!

    Yasmin Kiss– Yasmin is a 2016 VET Cadet who has had a big year! She recently won a role as Operations Officer in NSW TrainLink. Yasmin always delivers on her work and demonstrates exemplary behaviour and values in the workplace. Yasmin is also the winner of the 2018 Customer Focus Award at the 2018 Talent Forum for her outstanding customer service. Congrats Yasmin!

    Rosina Jefferies– Rosina is a 2017 VET Cadet who has won a role as an Assurance Team Officer with Infrastructure and Place in TfNSW. Rosina is a proactive person who always gives things a go; she worked on increasing her capabilities, applied for the position and won the role! Rosina always receives great feedback from her manager and team for her collaborative and helpful attitude.

    Ellen Bouquet – Ellen is a 2017 VET Cadet who has won a role as Assistant Project Officer with Freight Strategy & Planning with TfNSW. Ellen is passionate about her work in maritime and boating safety and assisted in drafting the first Aboriginal Boating Safety Strategy for NSW and worked on the Aboriginal Brand Toolkit. Great job Ellen!

    Well done to all of the VET Cadets. We wish you the best for the next phase of your career!

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  • Winning!

    6 months ago
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    Congratulations to the following VET Cadets who have transitioned off the program and onto a role:

    - Kelly Miller has won a role as Service Delivery Administrator with Sydney Trains

    - Leonnie Osborne has won a role as Records Management Officer with Sydney Trains

    - Liesha Ducasse Thomas has won a role as an Administration assistant with Sydney Trains

    - Nadia Sezer has won a role as Trainee with Sydney Trains

    All the best for your future!

    Congratulations to the following VET Cadets who have transitioned off the program and onto a role:

    - Kelly Miller has won a role as Service Delivery Administrator with Sydney Trains

    - Leonnie Osborne has won a role as Records Management Officer with Sydney Trains

    - Liesha Ducasse Thomas has won a role as an Administration assistant with Sydney Trains

    - Nadia Sezer has won a role as Trainee with Sydney Trains

    All the best for your future!

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  • Tell your friends - Surveyor VET Cadet positions available!

    7 months ago
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    Spread the word! Transport for NSW are currently advertising for our 2019 Surveyor VET Cadetship.

    We’ll provide successful applicants with a structured three year development program, where they will gain valuable, hands-on experience in surveying to increase business knowledge and develop technical skills. This program is for people looking to gain paid work experience whilst they undertake Surveying qualifications. Over the next three years, successful applicants will work towards a Certificate III and Certificate IV in Surveying followed by a Diploma.

    We currently have opportunities for the 2019 Surveying VET Cadet program in the Sydney Metropolitan Region, Northern Region (Grafton),...

    Spread the word! Transport for NSW are currently advertising for our 2019 Surveyor VET Cadetship.

    We’ll provide successful applicants with a structured three year development program, where they will gain valuable, hands-on experience in surveying to increase business knowledge and develop technical skills. This program is for people looking to gain paid work experience whilst they undertake Surveying qualifications. Over the next three years, successful applicants will work towards a Certificate III and Certificate IV in Surveying followed by a Diploma.

    We currently have opportunities for the 2019 Surveying VET Cadet program in the Sydney Metropolitan Region, Northern Region (Grafton), South Western Region (Wagga Wagga) and Western Region (Parkes).

    For more information please use this link to apply(External link) or contact Paula Meneses on 0429 966 081. Applications close Sunday 11 November 2018.


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  • Welcome to the 2018 Aboriginal & Torres Strait islander VET Cadets

    7 months ago
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    A very big welcome to the 2018 Aboriginal VET Cadets who started on Monday 15 October!

    9 VET Cadets have been placed across the Transport cluster in TfNSW, Sydney Trains, RMS and STA.

    The just completed their 4 day induction and started their placement today.

    They are an enthusiastic, engaged and collaborative bunch and we are very excited to have them on-board.

    Welcome to Transport and all the best!

    A very big welcome to the 2018 Aboriginal VET Cadets who started on Monday 15 October!

    9 VET Cadets have been placed across the Transport cluster in TfNSW, Sydney Trains, RMS and STA.

    The just completed their 4 day induction and started their placement today.

    They are an enthusiastic, engaged and collaborative bunch and we are very excited to have them on-board.

    Welcome to Transport and all the best!

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  • PSC Regional Aboriginal Staff and Development Event at Parramatta on 23 October 2018

    7 months ago
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    The Public Service Commission is hosting a Regional Aboriginal Staff and Development Event at Parramatta on 23 October 2018.

    Please note the event is open to Aboriginal employees located in the Sydney metropolitan area to attend.

    For anyone who would like to attend please complete the following information and email to AboriginalWorkforce@psc.nsw.gov.au:

    · Full Name

    · Contact Info

    · Department

    · Photo Consent (Optional)

    · Dietary Needs

    ELTP


    The Public Service Commission is hosting a Regional Aboriginal Staff and Development Event at Parramatta on 23 October 2018.

    Please note the event is open to Aboriginal employees located in the Sydney metropolitan area to attend.

    For anyone who would like to attend please complete the following information and email to AboriginalWorkforce@psc.nsw.gov.au:

    · Full Name

    · Contact Info

    · Department

    · Photo Consent (Optional)

    · Dietary Needs

    ELTP


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