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From Confused to Confident; Transport for NSW VET Cadets Only Go From Strength to Strength

Stepping fresh out of school, it’s very common for many young people to feel confused about their next steps and where they want to go.

It’s definitely something Ky Freeman Robinson experienced!

After taking a break, he discovered the Transport for NSW Future VET Cadet Program, which supports First Nations individuals to get ahead with their careers. Now a Business Support Officer, he joins us to share his career journey.

Hear from Ky and discover:

  • Who Transport for NSW are and what they do.
  • How Ky got started in his role through the Future VET Cadet Program and what a typical day involves.
  • What drove Ky to persevere with a career at Transport for NSW, and how he learned so much from the great team he works with.
  • How Transport for NSW is inclusive, diverse and supportive of everyone in their incredible teams.
  • How Ky feels supported and seen as a First Nations individual and has the freedom to embrace and share his heritage and culture in the workplace.
  • Why the cadetship is one of the BEST ways to upgrade your skills and knowledge!

Ky’s passion, commitment, and balanced career approach are a breath of fresh air! We loved chatting with him, and we know you’ll get a LOT out of listening to this one!

Find Out More

You probably already know a bit about Transport for NSW. They’re a government organisation that leads the development of safe, integrated and efficient transport systems to keep New South Wales moving.

They’re currently delivering the largest transport infrastructure program in Australia’s history. This means more job opportunities than ever in metropolitan and regional areas across the state – and your chance to make a lasting impact that will benefit future generations.

Their Future VET Cadet Program is a fantastic place to start! Head to their dedicated Explore Careers profile to learn more and find out how you can apply.

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