Vocational Skills & Training – Hunter Valley
Huntlee Academy, North Rothbury
Providing Sustainable Skills, Valuable Training & Real Opportunity for Disadvantaged Unemployed People
Huntlee Academy was established in 2014 to provide work, skill development and higher level career opportunities for local disadvantaged people including Indigenous Australians, youth, long term unemployed, mature age workers and people with a disability.
Candidates are directly sourced from these target groups end employed by our business units which supply services to local organisations, businesses and householders. This enables employees to develop their skills and knowledge in a practical work-based learning environment.
Employees also undertake a comprehensive training program and are given the support they need to ensure they are job ready and equipped to build on their position in the job market.
Huntlee Academy is a registered charity and does not operate for profit.
Huntlee Academy employs candidates who are directly sourced from our target groups. If you are interested in working at the Huntlee Academy you can contact us directly or through your JobActive provider. Academy trainees perform a wide range of work tasks within our business units, giving them the opportunity to gain valuable experience.
Huntlee Academy trainees have the opportunity to complete on the job and classroom based training courses to gain qualifications related to the areas they are working in. This is facilitated by our Business Units, which operate like small businesses, providing commercially competitive services in an open market environment.
Huntlee Academy has already established its expertise in a range of activities for which it has obtained hands-on experience in the initial stages at Huntlee. The opportunity to perform contract work in such a dynamic growth environment ensures trainees quickly develop expertise in their chosen field and deliver completed projects to a high standard.
We are supported by generous partners who share our mission to help boost the social equity in our local area. Local businesses are invited to join with Huntlee Pty Ltd in becoming a partner of the Huntlee Academy. If you are interested in joining many other Hunter Valley businesses who support our endeavours in many different ways, please contact us.
At Huntlee Academy