Apprenticeship

North East Adelaide Trade School for the Future

The administration hub, or Work Skills Centre, for the North East Adelaide Trade Schools for the Future program is located at Windsor Gardens B-12 School.

North East Adelaide Trade School for the Future will provide access to learning that leads to jobs in engineering, building and construction, electro-technology, child studies and community services, creative industries and other industry sectors in the region where there is a growing demand for skilled workers.

Please note that this programme is available only to DECD secondary school students.

A ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeship Broker based at the Work Skills Centre links you to training, traineeships and apprenticeships, including School-based Apprenticeships and employment opportunities.

North East Adelaide Trade School for the Future also provides local delivery for learning towards a university qualification. For further information please visit Trade Schools for the Future website.

For employers,

The Trade Schools for the Future program is a partnership between Government, schools, TAFE and other vocational education providers and employers, working together to provide a better future for our children and the State. Through the North East Adelaide Trade School for the Future you can provide an apprenticeship opportunity for a young person who is keen to learn about and work in your industry. By talking to our experienced ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeship Broker you can find a student who is studying subjects related to your industry needs. And by taking on a school-based apprentice you can address your skills needs from the moment the student starts work.

After the students complete their schooling, you can expect motivated, trained and work-ready employees who know your business and are keen to stay in the industry. This may reduce your recruitment costs, saving you valuable training time and increasing the likelihood that productive young workers will quickly repay your investment in them.

Talk with our ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeship Broker about the specific educational needs of young people starting in your industry so that your future employees are better prepared to meet your business needs.

If you are interested in making this investment in your business and being an active supporter of the Trade Schools for the Future program, please contact the ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeships Broker.

For Parents/Caregivers,

Secondary students will be enrolled at their local school while they access specialist courses in the industry area they select through North East Adelaide Trade School for the Future.

By working with our experienced ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeship Broker to adapt their studies to the needs of future employers, your son or daughter will increase the likelihood of satisfying future employment in an industry with long-term prospects. The school study may be linked to an apprenticeship, including a School-based Apprenticeship, or a traineeship and employment opportunities.

The ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeship Broker also makes sure that contracts of training for young people are fair and reasonable for everyone involved. They work to increase the number of apprenticeships and skilled job opportunities for all trade school students.

North East Adelaide Trade School for the Future will develop courses to prepare your son or daughter for work in a range of industries. They will receive their training in a TAFESA campus or a Registered Training Organisation.

For more information about the programme and how to enrol  your son or daughter in the, please contact the ‘School to Work’ Apprenticeship Broker.

'School to Work' Apprenticeship Broker,
Natalie Lynch,
Windsor Gardens B-12 School
McKay Avenue,
Windsor Gardens SA 5087.
Telephone: (08) 8261 2733,
Facsimile: (08) 8261 0827.
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Member Schools

  • Banksia Park International High School
  • Gleeson College
  • Golden Grove High School
  • Modbury High School
  • Roma Mitchell Secondary College
  • St Paul's College
  • The Heights School
  • Valley View Secondary School
  • Windsor Gardens B-12 School
  • Youth Education Centre - Flexicentre

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