In Focus Careers

Free help for school leavers

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I liked being in the army. I liked being told what to do.

They Shall Not Grow Old movie

This WWI soldier would rather be on the Western Front with the threat of being killed or maimed every minute than be on his own making his own decisions. 

The lack of direction and purpose that soldier experienced will be familiar to most school leavers.

School leavers are vulnerable and there are dream sellers out there trying to find you, sell you a magical future and take your money. 

If you don’t know what to do email me, Bev.J@infocus-careers.com.au and I will direct you towards the best low cost or free option for finding your place in the future.

Bev Johnson

Most organisations and helpers get paid for selling you something. Governments don’t. The help you get from them is not driven by the dollars they will take from you. The Jobs and Skills Centres are government organisations and free and I will probably direct you to them as a first stop.

Leaving school is one of the most stressful time in your life. There is help available. If you want help email me and  I will see what I can do to point you in the right direction. 

Bev.J@infocus-careers.com.au

M:0434056412

Author: Bev Johnson

A fantastic careers teacher may have changed my life. I've spent my career going from job to job. After washing cars and working in bars I went into marketing. I then became an English teacher. Teaching has been the foundation for a lot of my career. I went into TAFE where I designed participation programs, then into HR, then developed training programs for industry.  I taught e-commerce and developed systems to make it easier for organisations to work together. I kept going for scholarships and going back to uni along the way. At one time I became a world expert on collaboration frameworks, and discovered it was tricky having a conversation about THAT with anyone I knew!! I now focus on delivering information that helps careers teachers to be fantastic. You can tap into my expertise by subscribing to my newsletter. Contact me at Bev.J@infocus-careers.com.au or M: 0434056412

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