What is the Sydney Vocational Support Network (SVSN)?

The membership of the SVSN is comprised of individuals and organisations who are engaged in supporting school leavers with a disability to access employment, post-school education and training. This network provides a forum for information sharing and an opportunity to improve vocational and employment outcomes for school leavers with a disability.

The SVSN is for those individuals and organisations working in Inner Sydney, Eastern Suburbs and St George/Sutherland.

Membership of the SVSN is open to people working in:

  • Government, Independent and Catholic schools
  • University, TAFE and Registered Training Organisations
  • jobactive providers
  • Disability Employment Services
  • Disability Service providers
  • Other post-school programs and services 

SVSN Mailing List

The SVSN mailing list is a cross-sectoral education and employment email list, established for the use of professional staff who work with people with a disability within the Inner Sydney, Eastern Suburbs and St George Sutherland area. The mailing list is used to promote networking and the dissemination of information for the SVSN.

Click here to subscribe to the SVSN mailing list or you can email svsn-owner@mailman.sydney.edu.au

Meeting Dates for 2020

Day and time: Tuesdays, 9:30am-11:30pm,

Location: The Intellectual Disability Foundation of St George, 50 Beach Street, Kogarah

  • Tuesday 18 February
  • Tuesday 5 May
  • Tuesday 28 July
  • Tuesday 20 October
Image description: Map of Kogarah showing 50 beach street.

Vocational Support Networks across Sydney

There are a number of other vocational support networks across Sydney including:

WSVSN:  Western Sydney VSN

NDCO contact for meetings and e-list: Jacqui Lentini | j.lentini@westernsydney.edu.au

SWSVSN:  South Western Sydney VSN

NDCO contact for meetings and e-list: Shea Faulkner | Shea.Faulkner@westernsydney.edu.au

NSVSN:  Northern Sydney VSN

NDCO contact for meetings and e-list: Devan Nathan:| nathand@missionaustralia.com.au