Soldier On’s free series of digital Prep 4 Pathways webinars for 2021 launches to enable veterans and their families across Australia to upskill and gain insider knowledge and practical insights into employment with a variety of companies. Prep 4 Pathways events are hosted online and in some locations held face-to-face where possible, with Covid-19 safe procedures in place.
What is a Soldier On Prep 4 Pathways event?
Prep 4 Pathways events are designed to provide veterans and their families with information and knowledge which may assist you with your job search, job applications and finding new career pathways. Many of our Prep 4 Pathways events include veteran speakers who share their experiences, along with Soldier On Pledge companies who recognise and value the skills acquired in the Australian Defence Forceand may be actively recruiting.
The events may also include valuable insider tips about specific industries and organisation’s recruitment processes.
Who should attend a Prep 4 Pathways event?
If you’re part of th eADF or veteran community and looking for a new job, considering a career change, have transitioned out of the Australian Defence Force, or are a family member seeking new employment opportunities, then a Prep 4 Pathways event can be helpful. The events will help you to get your career goals focused and keep them on track and connect you with veteran-supportive organisations. Whatever stage of your career or employment transition you’re at, if you’re current or ex-serving ADF, or a Defence Partner or family member, you can attend and gain valuable information and tips to forge a new career pathway and secure your future career.
What is the format of a Prep 4 Pathways event?
The Prep 4 Pathways events are a mix of face-to-face events and webinars which are held virtually. You can connect online to the digital event wherever you are in Australia. The digital events usually start with introductions and a short presentation, with time for questions and run for 1 hour in total. Face-to-face events may vary in format and usually include a short presentation from a veteran supportive organisation. You will also be able to book in a time to talk with specific companies who may be actively recruiting.
Do I need to book in advance?
We advise always booking in advance, as some topics have been extremely popularand filled up fast. If you have any questions simply contact your local Soldier On Pathways team.How do I book? For digital andface-to-face Prep 4 Pathways events book online or contactyour local Pathways team to book direct.
Prep 4 Pathways events coming up soon:
More details about future 2021 Prep 4 Pathways events will be listed here soon.
Wednesday 3rd of March
Entrepreneurship Exploration; Becoming Your Own Boss
Presented by Jason McClure, CEO of Sliced Tech
As CEO of Sliced Tech, Jason McClure has experienced the highs, lows and everything in between of starting and running his own business.
If you’re looking to start a side hustle, grow or maintain an existing business, or even create a brand new business unit at your existing job, Jason will share his experience and the lessons he has learned throughout that journey.
In this interactive session, Jason will explore the challenges and rewards of starting a business, whether it be your own start-up or a business unit for someone else’s company.
Date: Wednesday 3rd of March
Where: Online via Microsoft Teams
For more information about the Sliced Tech and the presenter, please visit:
This event is open to all current and ex-service personnel and their immediate family at no cost to the participant.
Please RSVP to the Registration Link above or contact ACT@soldieron.org.au
Past Prep 4 Pathways Events:
Monday 22nd Feb 2021 1.00pm AEDT
‘Exploring Employment with Downer Australia’, presented by Simon Miller, Project Development Lead. ‘An introduction to mining and infrastructure.’
The Soldier On TAS Team will be hosting an event on Monday 22 February 2021 at 1:00pm AEDT Looking for a new career path but would like some inside information? Come along to find out more about working with Downer, a veteran-supportive Pledge Partner of Soldier On.
For more information on Downer Group, please visit:
To RSVP for the event please register at: https://www.trybooking.com/BOPVH
You will be sent a link to the event using the Microsoft Teams platform.
Time: 1-2pm AEDT
Date: Monday 22 February, 2021
Where: Online via Microsoft Teams
Who can attend: This FREE event is open to all current and ex-service personnel and their immediate family.
For further information on the session please email: email@example.com