Parent / School Information

Assisting youth in school and those at risk of dis-engaging from school before they are age 17.

 

NSW students can only leave school earlier than age 17 if they have a training course or an Apprenticeship or Traineeship available.

 

JobQuest teach through:

- Transition

- Empowerment

- Second Chances

- Alternative Learning

- Goals

- Community engagement

- Living in harmony

Holyoake Drumbeats Program

The Holyoake Drumbeat program is an initiative designed to assist disengaged students to connect with their community and develop skills for successful transition.

 

Drumbeat aims to promote positive relationships, increase resilience and participation using rhythm and beat to encourage participants to work towards a common goal, while reflecting on the flow and rhythm of life and the role they play in society.


DRUMBEAT explores relationship issues such as:

  • Peer Pressure

  • Bullying

  • Dealing with emotions

  • Identity

  • Social responsibility

  • Teamwork

 

DRUMBEAT promotes social understanding and connection through a team drumming experience. It is fun, safe, creative, engaging and rewarding. Participants lift their self-esteem, learn to work cooperatively and are exposed to the therapeutic and recreational benefits of music.

 

If you would like to have JobQuest deliver this program - give us a call 0247 314400 or 0249-60924.

 

Managing the Bull program is an initiative that builds resilience in bullied teens through games, activities and discussions. In a safe, supportive environment.

Over a 6 week period, young people are encouraged to participate in these activities to build resilience and raise self-awareness.

 

On completion of this program young people will have learnt to;

  • Recognise bullying

  • Discover inner strengths

  • Recognise and build support networks

  • Communicate effectively

  • Understand what assertion is and what assertion looks like

  • Deal with cyber-bullying

  • Create and use personal protection plans

 

If you would like to have JobQuest deliver this program -   give us a call   0247 314400 or 0249-60924

R.A.G.E   Program

Re-Navigating Anger and Guilty Emotions

RAGE is an anger management course for young people ages between 11-17. It was initially created by Kenneth Nathan and Carol Musgrave.

 

RAGE is a strengths based solution focussed program that is practical and fun for kids.

 

Over a 6 week period, young people are encouraged to participate in games, activities and discussions that build resilience, raise self-awareness and help understand human emotion and anger.

 

If you would like to have JobQuest deliver this program - give us a call  for more information. 0247 314400 or 0249-60924

Sugar N Spice

in the Valley Program

The Sugar N Spice in the Valley Program is an initiative designed to assist disengaged students to develop skills for a successful transition to connect with the community and develop a pathway to future employment opportunities.

 

Students work alongside and under the guidance of a JobQuest youth consultant to assist in a community focused project for the students with the concept of young people to facilitate morning tea for local groups who attend the centre.

 

This project provides students with excellent work place experience within a small kitchen setting, gaining valuable skills that develop team work, time management and problem solving skills.

 

If you would like to have JobQuest deliver this program - give us a call 0247 314400 or 0249-60924