News

01 July 2020
Several VU and VU Polytechnic asylum seeker students have been offered paid employment positions at the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre based in Footscray, with roles guaranteed for at least six months. For some of our students, this is the first paid job they have secured since arriving in Australia eight years ago.
We are inclusive and support diversity.
25 June 2020
Inspire and embrace our students with your passion for teaching and extensive industry knowledge. Victoria University Polytechnic are seeking Expressions of Interest for specialised sessional teachers to deliver various units in the community services department.
Jacinta Sapwell in high vis clothing with a teacher
18 June 2020
Since high school, Jacinta Sapwell has had a keen interest in electronics and electrics. Jacinta's long-term goal is to get her A Grade electrician’s licence and complete her apprenticeship to become a qualified signal technician.
Screenshot from the Resume Refresh video of Catherine from the VU Skills and Jobs Centre
17 June 2020
Refresh your resume with Catherine from Victoria University's Skills and Jobs Centre.
Shana Robinson
12 June 2020
A keen sportsperson, Shana Robinson empowers her clients to believe in their capability and strength. She runs fitness classes in-person and online.
Bethany Rose with a client in a hairdressing salon
11 June 2020
Meet Bethany Rose, who has recently completed her training in Certificate II in Salon Assistant. Bethany shares why she has chosen to start her hairdressing training at VU Polytechnic.
08 June 2020
From 8–21 June, VU students and staff are invited to complete the online library satisfaction survey 2020.
26 May 2020
Beth McDonald, a physiotherapist, decided to upskill and gain a qualification in management. The course delivered tangible benefits in her clinical work, and opened up the possibility for an exciting new specialisation.
22 May 2020
Cookery student Alice has taken her passion for cooking to Soul Kitchen, a weekly program that provides three-course meals for people who are struggling financially or seeking social connections.
19 May 2020
Victoria University Polytechnic has reopened campus facilities to offer limited, essential face-to-face, practical learning and assessments that are critical for student progression and TAFE courses.