Child Care

Diploma to Degree pathway
Dec
10

Thinking of switching to Early Childhood Education and Care?

Is your current job leaving you unfulfilled? Ever consider pivoting to a career that would make a real difference in the world? Then Early Childhood Education & Care might be for you! A child’s environment and education in the early years set the foundations for not only their future academic success but also for the [...]
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Nov
29

It is never too late! Changing careers at 30, 40, 50+

Do you feel like you’re not progressing in your current career? Feeling unfulfilled? Just want a change but worried it is too late? A growing number of Australians are switching tracks and pursuing a change of careers at all ages. Why? There are lots of reasons why people switch. Many workers switch tracks for better [...]
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Sep
14

Are you looking to join the workforce?

Research shows that students who did a VET course during school are more likely to be employed full-time or permanently, five years after their studies. If you want to join the workforce, why not consider taking a VET course? With more funding and government subsidies put towards vocational education, a VET course might get you [...]
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Sep
08

Get closer to PR with Workforce Skills Pathway

The Victorian government recently announced a new Workforce Skills pathway for Visa subclass 190 & 491 under their nomination program. This opens up opportunities to candidates with occupations that are in high demand but would normally not meet Victoria's requirements. Why would I do this? Due to COVID-19, certain industries in Australia have a higher need [...]
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Oct
06

Your centre can receive a 50% rebate on trainee wages

To assist businesses in their recovery from COVID-19, the Australian Government can provide your centre with a wage rebate of up to 50% for every eligible trainee your centre employs.   The Australian Government has announced an additional $1.2 billion to further boost Australian Apprenticeship commencements and encourage employers to take on an Apprentice/Trainee. The [...]
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Jun
16

5 reasons why child care is a great career choice

If you love spending time with children and are passionate about their learning, then you may find a career in childcare an extremely rewarding experience. Here are 5 reasons why child care may be the right career choice for you.   Become an ‘in-demand’ professional Childcare educators continue to be highly sought after in Australia, [...]
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Where can a career in early childhood education take you?

Early childhood care and education is one of the fastest growing industries in Victoria. Find out from our expert in the field what it takes to become a professional childcare educator as she takes us through the rewards and challenges of working with children.   Maryann James is the MCIE Head of Department for Early [...]
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Mar
25

Diploma to Degree pathway

The new MCIE pathway program with Victoria University for the Bachelor of Early Childhood Education Melbourne City Institute of Education (MCIE) is excited to introduce our latest pathways program with Victoria University. This opportunity enables eligible MCIE Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care graduates direct entry into the second year of the Bachelor of [...]
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