The Community Services Sector, is a dynamic, fast-growing industry that offers many exciting and rewarding career pathways. The sector is in high demand of a skilled human service workforce and has multiple entries via school based traineeships, vocational education training and academic pathways.

Our Community Services Gateway Schools

The Gateway to Industry Schools Program (GISP) for Community Services Project. This is a key industry engagement strategy for the Department of Employment, Small Business, and Training (DESBT) and aligns with the department’s vision that all Queenslanders have skills and opportunities to manage and adapt, now and into the Future.

The GISP is intended to build partnerships between schools and industry providing opportunities for Queensland School Students to be exposed to a range of learning experiences to assist them in their career choices and pathways to employment.

The schools we currently partner with are:

  • A.B Patterson College
  • Australian Christian College
  • Australian Industry Trade College
    (Ipswich, Redlands, Toowoomba, Maroochydore, Robina & Spring Hill)
  • Beerwah State High School
  • Benowa State High School
  • Bray Park State High School
  • Bremer State High School
  • Bundaberg State High School
  • Bundaberg North State High School
  • Busy Schools, Shailer Park
  • Caloundra State High School
  • Centenary Heights State High School
  • Emmaus College Jimboomba
  • Fraser Coast Anglican College, Hervey Bay
  • Grace Lutheran College (Rothwell & Caboolture)
  • Hervey Bay State High School – Hervey Bay
  • Ingham State High School
  • Kairos Community College (Deception Bay & Caloundra)
  • Kings Christian College (Reedy Creek, Pimpama, Logan Village, Trade Training Centre Ready Creek)
  • Kingston State College
  • Kirwan State High School
  • Loganlea State High School
  • Marist College, Emerald
  • Maryborough State High School
  • Mountain Creek State High School
  • Mount Morgan State High School
  • Nambour State College
  • Ormeau Woods State High School
  • Queensland Pathways State College (Bracken Ridge, Bundamba, Goodna, Inner City, Mt Gravatt, Townsville / North QLD)
  • Shalom College
  • St Columban’s College, Caboolture
  • St James Lutheran College
  • St Mary’s College
  • St Patrick’s College Townsville
  • St Saviour’s College
  • Sunnybank State High School
  • Trinity College, Beenleigh
  • Urangan State High School – Hervey Bay
  • Wellington Point State High School
  • Yarrabilba State Secondary College
  • YMCA Vocational Education Senior
    (Acacia Ridge, Bundaberg, Ipswich / Metropolitan, Kingston, Mango Hill, Parkinson, Victoria Point)