SkillCentred is a not-for-profit community based organisation which has operated throughout Queensland since 1987, providing a range of support services to long term unemployed, disadvantaged young people and indigenous communities.
As a registered training organisation we deliver training, in Business, Hospitality, Retail, Construction and are currently delivering training through the State Government’s Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative.
SkillCentred also operates:
- a construction division specialising in community infrastructure projects and boat ramp building,
- the community visitor program (our volunteers enrich the quality of life of older people who are socially isolated),
- a Business Enterprise Centre to support small businesses, and
- in partnership with Employment Services Queensland and RAPAD delivering the Community Development Programs.
Our Board and staff are fully committed to our Vision Statement ‘To make a positive difference to the lives of individuals in partnership with communities’.