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Zakia Patel is a Links to Learning Facilitator Zakia has been working with young people for the last 6 years as a project worker, running activities in a youth centre and working on projects involving young people in the community and school-based programs. For the...

Annabel is a Bin Trim Assessor/Consultant Annabel has spent the last 15 years living in the Queanbeyan area and has a background in Commercial Cookery, Permaculture, Food production, and has volunteered in a diverse range of work within the community. More recently, she has worked in Government...

A Toast to our Work Placement Hosts!   This month has seen the Southern Region BEC celebrate the invaluable contribution local businesses have given their local Senior High School students through the Workplace Learning Program. These businesses have volunteered their time and skill sets, as well as those...

Election Time and Waste Stream Management This time of the year in 2019 has been one of elections. In NSW the previous Coalition government has just been returned to office while the Federal Government elections have just been announced. How might this set of circumstances impact...

Ashley is a the Design, Digital & Communications Manager Ashley has a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design, and previously worked for a Canberra based business as the head of marketing and design. She is passionate about design, loves being creative and solving problems. She is also a...

Robyn is a Digital Business Advisor Robyn has more than 20 years’ experience working with start-ups and established businesses in the retail, tourism, manufacturing and creative industries. She is an avid studier of key trends (local, national and global) and describes herself as a “solutions architect” who...

What Do You Want To Do When You Grow Up?   One of the most common questions asked during our school years is “so what do you want do to when you grow up?” This concept of knowing exactly what we want to do in our adult...

With the Bin Trim Program now well established and having serviced over 200 businesses in the region in the last six months alone, one of the wonderful things about working in the Bin Trim team is how varied and interesting the work can be. One area...

Work placement is a mandatory component of industry-based vocational education and training (VET) courses that students can choose as part of their studies for the NSW Higher School Certificate. Working for Southern Region BEC as a Work Placement Coordinator provides the opportunity to place students into...