Our partnership with AFL SportsReady centres on traineeships. Gaining a nationally accredited vocational qualification can change a young person’s future. AFL SportsReady is a national, not-for-profit company dedicated to helping young Australians develop careers through traineeships and educational opportunities.

The impact

Since 2015, the partnership has:

  • Created 17 full-time Traineeships for disadvantaged youth.
  • Enhanced employability for all successful participants, 100 per cent of whom are Indigenous.
  • Placed 80% of Trainees with Western Downs host employers.

The Arrow Energy Traineeship Program

AFL SportsReady will provide training and development for up to five full-time trainees through the Arrow Energy Traineeship Program.

Participants will be employed by AFL SportsReady, a registered group training organisation, and hosted by local businesses for gain hands-on, practical work experience and supervision.

Successful program graduates will receive support and guidance towards continuing, local employment.