Job Offer – Multicultural Event Work Skills Traineeship

Applications Closed. Applications will re-open in March 2020.

Multicultural Community Centre is seeking participants who are interested in undertaking a fixed term full-time Work Skills Traineeship to organize its annual Christmas Day Market and Chinese New Year Night Market events.  These events which are held in Newmarket each year; brings together people from many communities all over Brisbane, to enjoy ethnic cuisines, cultural performances and entertainment for the entire family.

Participants will:

  • earn a BSB10115 Certificate I in Business​ qualification (Training provided by Asian Pacific Institute (RTO: 6153)) at no cost to participants
  • gain practical experience in organising this annual markets event
  • receive fortnightly wages for a range of work skills that can be included in resumes
  • receive a mix of career advice, job preparation skills and foundation skills

What we are looking for?

  • People who are genuinely seeking work experience to enter the Australian workforce.
  • People with a beginner’s mindset and a willingness to take on new challenges.
  • People who are responsible and give of their best to their assigned tasks.
  • People who are available for full-time work from14 October 2019 to 14 February 2020 (18 weeks).
  • People with experience in areas of graphic design, working in markets, events planning and management, social media, or work health & safety (preferred).
  • People from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.


  • Unemployed culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) job -seekers.
  • Queensland residents, aged 15 years or older
  • an Australian/New Zealand citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on a pathway to permanent residency. (In your Resume, please specify your country of citizenship, and current visa type and subclass (if any))
  • have not participated in any Skilling Queenslanders for Work program

This is a ‘not to be missed opportunity’ where you will acquire valuable work experience, earn while you learn, and obtain a nationally recognised qualification.

Email your Resume and Cover Letter to before 11 October 2019.

This Skilling Queenslanders for Work (SQW) project is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government