Services covering the City of Greater Dandenong, City of Casey and Cardinia Shire

AMES Australia (Noble Park)

AMES Youth Program delivers the Adult Migrant English Program customised to the needs and interest of newly arrived culturally and linguistically diverse migrant and refugee background young people 18-25 years old. It is facilitated by specialist youth teachers and pathway youth counsellors. Participants will learn English with young people, study topics of interest to youth, improve computer and internet skills, prepare for study at TAFE / university, practice skills Australian employers need, gain opportunities for community involvement and combine classroom learning with applied learning opportunities, e.g. Ucan2, Job Club, Creative Arts, youth camp, sport, Aussie cooking, cyber safety, roadsafe.

Service Name: AMES Australia (Noble Park)

Phone: 03 8558 8800

Service Area: City of Casey, City of Greater Dandenong, Cardinia Shire

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP), clients 18 years and over must:
•register within 6 months
•commence their tuition within 12 months and
•complete their tuition within 5 years

The Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) program provides language, literacy and numeracy training to job seekers who find it hard to get work. Job seekers are referred to the program by the Department of Human Services, Employment Service Providers.

For VTG eligibility see; or enquire at AMES Australia