Steps For STEPS 2024 A Huge Success for Charity


In an uplifting show of community spirit and generosity, Sunshine Coast’s 92.7 Mix FM radio announcer hosts along with our STEPS Pathways College students, STEPS staff and supporters have raised a remarkable $64,233.57 for STEPS Pathways Charity. On Friday 8th March, the students joined radio hosts Mark & Caroline and Todd & Sami and a group of dedicated walkers to […]

Success Stories: Chloe Excels at Animal Hospital Placement

Ready for Work client

Ready for Work participant Chloe worked at The Ark Animal Hospital at Palmerston for her placement. During her work experience she learned hygiene and infection control protocols, surgical theatre, and animal care and control. Chloe enjoyed her time at the veterinary hospital, but her time was cut short as she had an allergic reaction to some of the […]

Success Stories: AMEP Palmerston Student Hones Skills Working at Real Estate Agency

Ready for Work AMEP student in real estate

Ready for Work participant Nyalueth worked at Approved Real Estate Palmerston. During her work experience she became familiar with using different computer programs such as Publisher and enjoyed making marketing materials. Nyalueth has a great work ethic but needs a little more practice in answering business telephone calls. Our trainer Wendy has been working with Nyalueth to assist […]

Success Stories: Mai Enjoys Gaining Retail Experience

Ready for Work client getting retail experience

Mai worked at Niv’s Humming Bird located at the Gateway Shopping Centre, Palmerston. During her work experience she was introduced to sorting, cleaning, stocking and customer service. Niv was very happy with the work Mai carried out at the retail store. Mai performed all tasks competently and showed initiative at times when her supervisor was busy. To […]

Successful Training and Full Time Work

full time work for work mates participant

Luisa Sharky enrolled and participated in Certificate III Individual Support CHC33021 with a focus on Disability back in February 2023 with trainer Linda Price, after a search for an in-person learning experience led her to STEPS Education and Training. After 16 weeks of study in the Disability specialisation and four weeks of placement, Luisa obtained […]

AMEP Students Celebrate Australia Day With Delicious Lamingtons

Australia Day

Our Palmerston AMEP students learnt the art of making lamingtons to celebrate Australia Day 2024. The students brought along their children to be involved in the lamington making at Gray Community Hall. These activities are part of workshops that are delivered during the teaching break in the AMEP Program. The Adult Migrant English Program provides […]