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Sydney City students cook for local firefighters

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 22 May 2017

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Twelve students from Navitas English Sydney City College were provided with the opportunity to cook a three-course meal for local firefighters on Tuesday 16 May, learning first-hand about safe cooking practices.

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Navitas English students cook for local firefighters as part of the 'Keep Looking When Cooking' campaign

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 15 May 2017

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In an effort to reduce cooking-related house fires, Navitas English Sydney City has joined forces with Fire and Rescue NSW and the City of Sydney fire station, as part of the Keep Looking When Cooking campaign.

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Volunteering as a pathway to employment

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 9 May 2017

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This week is National Volunteer Week, an annual celebration to acknowledge the role of volunteers across the country. Volunteering not only provides you with the opportunity to make a positive contribution to your community, it is a great pathway to formal work experience or paid employment.

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How learning English helped a student gain her self-confidence and employment

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 1 May 2017

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When Tara first arrived in Australia, she spoke little English and lacked self-confidence. However, since studying English in the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP), Tara has not only improved her English but she has also developed her self-confidence and gained full-time employment at a retirement village.

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Navitas English staff become firefighters for a day

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 24 April 2017

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Some Navitas English staff members had the opportunity to become firefighters for a day and learn the essentials of fire safety in a training session organised by Fire and Rescue NSW.

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Students test out new giant board game at their local Library

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 18 April 2017

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Students from Cabramatta College visited the local Whitlam Library where they had the chance to practise their English with one another in a giant game of scrabble.

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Student shares her experience studying in the SEE program

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 13 April 2017

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Prior to studying in the SEE program at Navitas English, Margaret struggled to do the most basic of tasks on a computer, however she has now completed the SEE program and her Certificate III in Aged Care.

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Former students come together for alumni event

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 6 April 2017

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Former and current students from Burwood and Campsie colleges came together last Wednesday evening for the first student alumni event.

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From Navitas English student, to Navitas employee

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 27 March 2017

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Sylvia, a former AMEP and Workplace Communication for Professionals (WCP) student celebrated three years of employment at Navitas recently. She shares her experience from Navitas English student to Navitas employee, and her advice for new migrants.

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Navitas English celebrates diversity on Harmony Day

Posted by Ashley Calabria on 23 March 2017

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Navitas English celebrated the many different cultures of staff and students this week through an array of multicultural activities, as part of the national event, Harmony Day.

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