The month of May saw five trainees complete their qualification in medical administration with Community College Gippsland (CCG), with all five receiving offers of further employment in the medical industry. The trainees were brought on in 2021 to support the important work of the Gippsland Regional Public Health Unit (GRPHU) in responding to the pandemic.
“We aim to be two things – a service provider of choice and an employer of choice,” explains My Support Australia CEO, Sophie Morell. “We put people at the heart of everything we do. That’s why we chose CCG as our training provider. It’s a true partnership, designed to give our staff the very best skills, knowledge and experience so that they can support our clients to live their best life.”
For Dave Mifsud, the CCG Copy Centre has become his second home. Understandably so, with more than 25 years spent commanding the copiers – 15 of those sporting his signature ponytail. It is safe to say that the customers ADORE Dave, with the capitalization necessary to demonstrate just how deep and widespread their devotion is.
The Friends of the CCG ‘Hands On Herbs’ program is a fresh take on a college-industry partnership and it’s already growing our horticulture student’s confidence and skills. In partnership with commercial grower Freshleaf, herbs are donated to the college, then grown and packaged by our students.
Swing by our Warragul Campus on Saturday 7 May (10am – 2pm) for our special plant sale. Delicious ready-to-eat herbs AND potted plants to add life to your space. Every purchase supports our students to thrive.
Having worked previously as a therapist and counsellor, and volunteering on Japanese school exchanges, Miyuki Sasaki took a break from employment to raise a family. When she was ready to return to the workforce, she looked for a career choice that would allow her to work during school hours as well as using her expertise.
In 2019-20, half of all workers in Australia were women yet not quite one-third held key management positions. But Community College Gippsland is bucking the national trend and leading by example with five of its six senior positions currently occupied by women and half of its Board.
“The only way to have a friend is to be one.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Message from Sue Geals, CEO Support in all aspects of life is necessary, whether on a personal, educational or professional level. Friends of CCG has been established for that very reason – to support our students in ways that matter, through […]
Do you have time to spare and a desire to give back to the community? With a range of roles that include help in the classroom, on the Board, grounds maintenance and organising special events, our volunteers are invaluable to the College. If you’re looking for an up during your downtime, volunteering is the way […]
This newsletter highlights just how connected and supportive our campus is. But we can always do more to provide for our students. Your financial assistance is a tangible way to recognise the hard work our students put in when they commit to studying. Donations help with all sorts of costs that many students are unable […]