Success Stories

How study took Sibylla to her new career

How study took Sibylla to her new career

Mother of three, Sibylla, accessed funding from the government’s Certificate III Guarantee scheme to launch her new flexible career as a medical receptionist. She began a Certificate III in Business (Medical) after attending the CareerSmart Mums workshops, and is now employed as a part-time receptionist at a radiology clinic. And she’s loving it.

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Newfound confidence helps Dubhe to grow and flourish

Newfound confidence helps Dubhe to grow and flourish

It was a dream come true when I landed my target job as the groundskeeper at my children’s school. I’d chatted to the groundskeeper regularly when I was picking up the kids from school, and I knew he was planning on retiring. He ended up retiring earlier than expected...

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Jackie finds success in a family-friendly workplace

Jackie finds success in a family-friendly workplace

I enjoyed motherhood, and being able to spend time with my three kids, but after a five-year career break, I craved the mental challenge and adult interaction of the office. We relocated to Brisbane in 2015, and I felt it was a great opportunity to return to my...

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Annie’s Dream Role as a Marriage Celebrant

Annie’s Dream Role as a Marriage Celebrant

If there’s one thing I knew after having my son Theo, it was that I couldn’t go back to my previous career as a social worker. I once loved the job but my passion for it had gone, and I just knew it wasn’t compatible with my new role as a Mum. I’ve always been active...

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