Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre

Located just near Armadale Shopping City, and conveniently near the train station, the Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre offers a range of information and services around training and career development.

We invite you to meet our friendly team who are available to provide free professional and practical advice on training and employment opportunities. We can support you with specific career and training advice and apprenticeship/traineeship information. We also have extensive partnerships with local businesses and industry and can help you with job searching and applications for work. 

Our team also has experience in business and workforce development, and we welcome employers and business owners to contact us and find out how we can support you and your business needs.

Individuals and employers can make an appointment by calling us on 13 64 64 or 9497 0990, or email armadalejsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au.



Our services

Aboriginal services

Wanju - Welcome to Aboriginal Services at Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre.

The Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre wishes to acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land upon which we stand. We pay respect to the Elders past, present and future and all Aboriginal people for they hold the memories, the traditions, the culture and hopes of Aboriginal Australia.

We invite and welcome all Aboriginal clients and community members.

Meet the team

  • Jeannie is a Senior Client Engagement Officer and is part of the Aboriginal Services Team. Originally from New South Wales, Jeannie is a Wlabunga/Durhga – Bidjigal/Gadigal woman originating from the Yuin Nation, she is Koori. Residing in WA for the last 12 years, Jeannie has extensive experience with the Australian Apprenticeship Scheme and brings a wealth of knowledge in this area. She is also passionate about her culture and assisting Aboriginal people achieve their goals.
  • Sandra is our Senior Client Engagement Officer.  She has worked in a customer focused information environment over the course of her career. She is an extremely passionate and conscientious person who meets client’s information needs with career guidance, through referrals and individual service activities. Sandra’s role is to develop strong and productive partnerships within the local community, both with businesses and organisations.
  • Dean is one of our Client Engagement Officers. He has been working with TAFE since 2009 and working in the JSC since May 2019. He is passionate to help clients achieve their goals and enjoys working with clients to achieve successful outcomes. 
  • Emilie is one of our Client Engagement Officers. Emilie is a professional career specialist, helping you with information about training and career planning, including employability skills, interview techniques and getting a CV together for your job application. Emilie can work with you to improve your self confidence and become job ready.  

How we can help you

We provide Aboriginal jobseekers with access to quality career, training and employment services, supporting apprenticeship and traineeship opportunities to get into training or get a job. Armadale JSC provides:

  • culturally sensitive career services;
  • information and advice to choose the best training option based on your goals;
  • access to job opportunities through our Aboriginal jobs board and Deadly Jobs Board;
  • help with resumes, job applications and interview skills; and
  • referrals to other services, depending on your needs.

We shape our services according to the needs of individuals and work with local industries to create connections for Aboriginal clients to local employers. We liaise with community, businesses and employees to create more culturally aware workplaces that attract and retain Aboriginal employees and seek support from Aboriginal communities to ensure our services are appropriate and support clients.

We connect with Indigenous Community- based organisations to assist our clients with external referrals to suit their needs. 

School engagement is also part of the Aboriginal Services Team; connecting with programs such as Clontarf Foundation, Stars Foundation; Follow the Dream and Deadly Sista Girlz. All provide career guidance and mentoring for students as they progress to exit the school system on completion of their studies and commence their next journey — whether that’s continuing their education, seeking work or a traineeship or apprenticeship pathway. We work with all senior schools in the local area providing these services to Indigenous students.

For more information on the great range of vacancies and opportunities for Aboriginal people, please contact us on 13 64 64, email armadale.jsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au for appointments or enquiries, or feel free to pop in.

Our free jobs boards

We work closely with employers, business owners and industry to identify and create employment opportunities.

We also have a free jobs board with deadly jobs for Aboriginal people.
View our Aboriginal services jobs board 
For all the latest news and information about deadly job opportunities, follow our Deadly Jobs page on Facebook.
Deadly Jobs Facebook page!  

If you would like assistance with applying for an opportunity, please call us on 13 64 64 or 9497 0990 or email armadalejsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Careers, training and jobs

We provide free and practical advice on training and employment opportunities including career advice, and information about apprenticeship and traineeships; to assist you with information on education and training courses, career pathway options and the career planning process. Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre can help you with: 

  • information and guidance on your career choices;
  • information about training and courses;
  • choosing the right training course or qualification to suit your personal, work or career goals;
  • information about different industry areas and occupations;
  • job searching and job matching;
  • skills and qualification recognition;
  • apprenticeship and traineeship assistance; and
  • culturally sensitive employment and career services for Aboriginal people.

To find out more about our career services and how we can help you, please call 13 64 64, send us an email at armadalejsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au, or come and visit us.

You can also look at the Get that job section of our website for career development information, resources and tools.

Employers and business

Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre provides the following services to employers and businesses.

  • Assistance with recruitment, including for apprentices and trainees;
  • Advertising your employment opportunities on our free online jobs board;
  • Workforce development advice;
  • Advertising your employment opportunities for Aboriginal people on our free online Aboriginal jobs board;
  • Information on training and/or courses;
  • Resources and advice on Aboriginal recruitment and retention strategies; and
  • Information on training solutions and services that can be customised to meet enterprise-specific needs.

We will also engage with local communities and industries to help build local workforce solutions.

To find out more about these services and how we can help you please give us a call, send us an email, or come and visit us. 

Specialist services

The Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre team works in partnership with the City of Armadale and the Shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale in regards to the Byford district, Youth and Community Services Hub (The Hub), Wirra Hub and the Champion Centre with a suite of services and employability workshops on offer at all locations.
We also provide outreach services to local district secondary schools with a range of workshops to assist youth with career and training advice. 

Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre provides specialist wrap around support services to individuals and businesses wishing to develop pathways for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Cultural and Linguistically Diverse and mature age cohorts; supporting sustainable training and employment outcomes for the communities where we operate.

Regional services

Our Jobs and Skills Centre staff are engaged in community and industry events to ensure staff have current labour market information. This ensures we can assist individuals and businesses with specific knowledge on local industry, infrastructure and developments projects to advise on available and emerging training and employment trends.

Events

The following events are hosted on a regular basis by our Jobs and Skills Centre based in Armadale.

Check out the details for each event and ensure you register your attendance to secure a spot or find out more by using the email or calling the contact person.

January events

  • Outreach session
    Crossways Café
    Tuesday 11 January 2022, 9.00 am – 12.00 pm
    225 Railway Avenue, Kelmscott
  • Indigenous outreach session
    Champion Centre
    Wednesday 12 January 2022, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
    76 Champion Drive, Seville Grove
  • Outreach session
    Byford Food Market
    Thursday 20 January 2022, 9.30 am – 1.00 pm
    746 South Western Hwy, Byford

Contact: Armadale JSC 08 9497 0990 or email armadalejsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au to register or find out more about any of the above events.

February events

  • Employer outreach session
    Waalitj Hub Outreach
    Tuesday 1 February 2022, 10.00 am – 3.00 pm
    53 Burswood Road, Burswood
  • Outreach session
    Armadale Public Library
    Monday 7 February 2022, 9.00 am – 12.00 pm
    Shop 64/10 Orchard Avenue, Armadale
  • Outreach session
    Crossways Café
    Tuesday 8 February 2022, 9.00 am – 12.00 pm
    225 Railway Avenue, Kelmscott
  • Indigenous outreach session
    Champion Centre
    Wednesday 9 February 2022, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
    76 Champion Drive, Seville Grove
  • Outreach session
    Byford Food Market
    Thursday 17 February 2022, 9.30 am – 1.00 pm
    746 South Western Hwy, Byford
  • Outreach session
    Kelmscott Public Library
    Tuesday 22 February 2022, 9.30 am – 11.30 am
    2817 Albany Highway, Kelmscott
  • Employability Skills Workshop
    Wednesday 23 February 2022, 10.00 am – 12.00 pm
    Armadale JSC, 145 Jull Street, Armadale
  • Indigenous outreach session
    Champion Centre
    Wednesday 23 February 2022, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
    76 Champion Drive, Seville Grove

Contact: Armadale JSC 08 9497 0990 or email armadalejsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au to register or find out more about any of the above events.

March events

  • Employer outreach session
    Waalitj Hub Outreach
    Tuesday 1 March 2022, 10.00 am – 3.00 pm
    53 Burswood Road, Burswood
  • Outreach session
    Armadale Public Library
    Monday 7 March 2022, 9.00 am – 12.00 pm
    Shop 64/10 Orchard Avenue, Armadale
  • Outreach session
    Crossways Café
    Tuesday 8 March 2022, 9.00 am – 12.00 pm
    225 Railway Avenue, Kelmscott
  • Indigenous outreach session
    Champion Centre
    Wednesday 9 March 2022, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
    76 Champion Drive, Seville Grove
  • Outreach session
    Byford Food Market
    Thursday 17 March 2022, 9.30 am – 1.00 pm
    746 South Western Hwy, Byford
  • Outreach session
    Kelmscott Public Library
    Tuesday 22 March 2022, 9.30 am – 11.30 am
    2817 Albany Highway, Kelmscott
  • Employability Skills Workshop
    Roleystone Family Centre
    Wednesday 23 March 2022, 12.30 pm – 2.30 pm
    19 Wygonda Road, Roleystone
  • Indigenous outreach session
    Champion Centre
    Wednesday 23 March 2022, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
    76 Champion Drive, Seville Grove
  • Employer outreach session
    Waalitj Warehouse
    Tuesday 29 March 2022, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
    5/5 Milford Street, East Victoria Park

Contact: Armadale JSC 08 9497 0990 or email armadalejsc@smtafe.wa.edu.au to register or find out more about any of the above events.

Visit us

145 Jull Street, Armadale
13 64 64 (or 08 9497 0990)

Contact us

Our facilities

Computers and internet

The Armadale Jobs and Skills Centre has internet-connected computers available, so that you can browse online for jobs, look up information about training courses, write up a job application or update your CV/resume.

People using computers.
Public transport

To Armadale by train from Perth

  • The Armadale train line, departing Perth station platform 5 — To Armadale station platform 2 (stop number 99192)
  • The walk from the Armadale station to Jull St is approximately 8—10 minutes. 

To/from Armadale by bus 

  • Bus route no 220, leaving from the Wellington St bus station — please check the Transperth map to find the closest bus stop. 
     

For details of times and the route for bus number 200, please visit the Transperth website

Perth train station.
Parking

Limited on-street parking is available. 

Street parking.