Interested in the early childhood education industry?

Our early childhood traineeship program is a unique supported traineeship program where you will gain early childhood education skills and training while earning an income.

You will also receive extensive wrap-around support from a team of early childhood educators to ensure you succeed.

Register your interest

Attend an online information session to learn more.

The training is delivered through a traineeship model, that links students with early childhood education employers, a conveniently located TAFE, and an apprenticeship support network.

You can complete either your Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and/or your Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care as a trainee through the program.

Our unique traineeship program includes:  

  • job application assistance including resume and interview preparation and support
  • fortnightly workshops to enhance your skills and knowledge of the Early Childhood Education (ECE) sector
  • study support and monthly check ins from project coordinators  
  • monthly mentor check-ins
  • access to a community of practice for employers and mentors.

Partner TAFEs around Victoria

Chisholm works closely with several TAFEs across Victoria. Depending on where you are located, once enrolled in the program we will arrange for you to undertake your studies with your local TAFE.

Our Partner TAFE’s include:

  • Box Hill Institute
  • gotafe
  • Bendigo Kangan Institute
  • Federation University
  • TAFE Gippsland
  • Victoria University Polytechnic

Next steps

To learn more and to speak to the project team, register your details and we will get back to you.