ONCALL Group Australia is a major employer of a dual workforce in Disability and Residential Out of Home Care. The Community Services Cadetship is designed as a flexible pathway to start work by undertaking transport shifts, providing Disability Support Work and progressing to Residential Youth Worker in an Out of Home Care setting.
The program starts with an in-classroom course that delivers the mandatory requirements to work in Disability & Residential Out of Home Care. It is hands-on and the course content is delivered through a mixture of practical and course work. This method of learning maximises the retention of the course content and provides the biggest benefit for students. At the conclusion of the course, you will be job-ready and employable with ONCALL and other community services providers.
Practical placement is a mandatory requirement for some of the units chosen for the Certificate IV in Community Services qualification.
Students must complete 40 hours of work-related practical placement in Out of Home Care.
This practical placement will not only assist in developing work-ready skills but will also help to consolidate the skills and knowledge for some units.
Course Payment Options
This course is offered as a full-fee paying course or through the Australian Government's Skills First Funding.
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There are no prerequisites for this nationally recognized qualification.
Learners are required to comply with evidence of enrolments at the time of enrolment with ONCALL Training College. Students are required to provide appropriate forms of IDs to confirm their eligibility to enrol in this course. Students are required to apply for unique student identification (USI) number while their study period in Australia and this information will be handed to the students at the time of orientation (www.usi.gov.au).
This qualification requires a basic understanding and use of computers and the internet. Support will be provided as required to develop the student's skills.
This is an employment-based program provided by ONCALL Group Australia (OGA). OGA’s recruitment team will assess your application and eligibility for employment and arrange a telephone interview, if successful you will be invited for a face-to-face interview.
This course will be delivered using a blended delivery methodology. The blended methodology employed by ONCALL Training College will include an intensive face-to-face classroom training session including a theoretical and practical component along with online and self-study.
The practical component is conducted at ONCALL Training Colleges at Surrey Hills/Nunawading or a location suitable to your home or place of business in Victoria.
ONCALL Training College offers you a Payment Plan, which enables you to pay for the course over its duration. Your first instalment is required as part of the enrolment process. Following commencement, you will be debited electronically each week until the completion of your payment plan. Payment Plan:
Certificate IV in Community Services (16 equal payments, total payments $3,200)
1st Payment $200 at enrolment
2nd Payment $200 one week after first workshop
Each subsequent payment of $200 will occur every week to the completion of the payment plan.