The Menzies Biyamarr ma traineeship program provides an entry-level employment opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples located in Darwin, Northern Territory.
The traineeship program is undertaken through full-time employment for 12 months where the trainees complete nationally accredited training.
Qualifications delivered by Charles Darwin University are:
* This offering is limited to specific work teams at Menzies dependent on their work aligning with the course competencies.
# Trainees will be placed in a specific research team at Menzies and will compulsorily complete this and BSB10120 Certificate I in Workplace Skills which is embedded in the first phase of training.
Qualification delivered by ABC Training and Consulting :
Successful trainees will complete three VET certificates – one of BSB30120 Certificate III in Business, CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services or MSL30118 Certificate III in Laboratory Skills and both BSB10120 Certificate I in Workplace Skills and 10815NAT Certificate II in Community Health Research.
We are proud to offer all trainees additional culturally appropriate programs and services by our Biyamarr ma team. Using an approach of the Four H’s – Head, Heart, Hands, Health, we have introduced a range of regular professional development activities for all our Biyamarr ma trainees.
Professional development opportunities
Personal and study mentoring
Social and emotional well-being support
Public speaking training
One-on-one & group mentoring
Monthly workshops with Balanced Choice: self-esteem building, confidence, resilience, teamwork
Upon completion, the trainees are guided and supported to transition into ongoing employment or further studies.