This grant is for the provision of additional support services for young people in the Senior Phase of Learning, with an emphasis on the coordination of VET programs and enhancement of career guidance and counselling.
Schools and TAFE Institutes (including agricultural colleges) will be able to use their allocated funds in a variety of ways.
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State schools, non-state schools and TAFE Institutes (including agricultural colleges) who have students in the senior phase of learning
Formula-generated cash payment
The methodology for this grant payment is being trialed and could be subject to change at the end of the trial period in December 2005.
|Payment||During month of||Proportion of allocation paid|
|Semester 2||July||100% of annual allocation|
The aggregate amount of funds to be distributed to each sector is firstly determined. The distribution is based on a fixed component of $300 per institution, and a per capita allocation of the remainder.
Following this, the funds are then allocated to institutions within each sector on the following basis:
|Data required||Data source||Time collected|
EQ students - February enrolment data
TAFE students with an enrolment activity end date within the previous year
Embedded VET enrolments
|Performance, Monitoring & Reporting||February|
Senior Resource Officer
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