Partnership Brokers Brisbane South East and Redland city

Where we work

Brisbane South East & Redland City Region

Partnership Brokers QLD Region 4 Brisbane South East and Redland City Map

Where we work: Partnership Brokers Queensland Region 4 -Brisbane South East & Redland City

Brisbane South East & Redland City Region

Brisbane South East & Redland City region is located across Brisbane City and Redland Council catchments, and has an estimated population of 649,131 people. The Region has a diverse range of education and training providers with a unique feature being that it crosses two of the Education Queensland (EQ) Regions responsible for State Schools. The region has over 60,000 businesses with nearly 58,000 of those being small enterprises; additionally there are major infrastructure precincts and projects such as the Australia Trade Coast, Brisbane Technology Park and the Hospital, Health, Science and Education Precinct.

The Partnership Brokers are focused on engaging Education and Training providers, Business and Industry, Community Organisations and Parents and Families to build partnerships which help young people to achieve Year 12 or equivalent qualifications and reach their full potential.

 

Strategic Direction for 2013-14

  • Working towards sustainability
  • Increasing the engagement of parents/carers
  • Supporting the development of career knowledge/career exploration and work ready skills in young people
  • Retention, re-engagement and transitioning of youth, particularly those who are at risk of disengaging
  • Improving the communication language and literacy levels of young people and their families

 

Current Projects

Brisbane South Junior Secondary School Culinary Challenge

Calamvale Birth to 4 Hub

Career Hunter

Footprint to Your Future

Future Dreams Junior Career Day at Murri School

Holland Park Reading Bug Egg

Industry Facts & Job Pathways 2012 (CD Resource)

Manly West Reading Bug

North Stradbroke Island Youth Forum

Parent Engagement Workshops

Southside Youth Interagency Network

Work Inspiration

Worlds of Work

Yamaha Student Technicians Grand Prix

Resources

Brisbane South Youth Services 2014

Redlands Youth Crisis Housing Support Business Plan

Contact us

Mandy Breese, Partnership Broker Manager

Ph: (07) 3115 6277
Fax: (07) 3219 2549
mandy.breese@thesmithfamily.com.au

Address:
Unit 3, 45 Sanders Street
Upper Mount Gravatt, QLD 4122

Colleen Wright - Partnership Broker
Lars Hall - Partnership Broker 
Stephanie Morris - Partnership Broker 
Barry Dowling - Partnership Broker 
Sharon Whip - Partnership Broker 
Teleiah Bayfield - Partnership Broker 
Megan Bush - Partnership Broker
Margaret Nugent - Administration and Project Support Officer

Mandy Breese

Mandy Breese - Partnership Broker Manager