A chance to take charge of your own future! We want to get to know you, help you find your motivation, figure out what your skills are so you can find the job that’s right for you.
We know that 60% of young people not in education or employment experience mental ill-health so we tie in looking after your mental health with finding work. It all starts with a workshop where you will:
🌟 Learn how to look after your mental health while looking for a job
🌟 Gain confidence and skills to feel job-ready
🌟 Be paired with a mentor to support you on your journey
Being Herd Pathways is for young people who:
- are 16-24 years old
- aren’t currently in education, employment or training
- are Australian/New Zealand citizens, permanent residents of Australia humanitarian visa holders
Click here to find out more about what happens at our workshops!
We’ll be announcing new dates soon! If you are from Newcastle, Central Coast, Southern Highlands or South West Sydney please register your interest and we’ll be in touch.
Upcoming online workshops:
- 28th September (Central coast/Newcastle/Hunter region)
- 29th October (Southern Highlands and South West Sydney)
If you are a service provider and would like to book a program for young people accessing your service please email the team at [email protected] for more info and to book a program.
Come along to a workshop
The workshop definitely boosted my confidence! I was able to see how my words could show the positives from the negative experiences.
Kaitlin, Being Herd Pathways Participant
of unemployed young people experience mental ill-health
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“A certain kind of darkness is needed to see the stars.”
I’ve always turned to this quote when describing my experience with mental ill-health. Because, as much as depression has been a blanket of darkness cast over me, it’s also provided a backdrop which allows other parts of my life to really ‘shine’. These are some of those stars — the more positive things my experience with mental ill-health has given me…Read more