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Information Session Night

Information Session Night

Throughout the month of April, QIS hosted various information session nights for our clients from the Somalian Community. The nights included information about employment and the importance of resumes, presence/attire and work ethics/morals and information for students regarding schooling, career paths and possible employment in the future. These nights are crucial as they help us […]

Somali Youth Week

Somali Youth Week

In the first week of April we worked with Somali Community Association Queensland to host the Somali Youth Week Tournament over a period of two days. The family friendly event invited families to participate in various activities, celebrate young people and encourage them to partake in community events. A soccer tournament was held which included […]

QIS Youth Volleyball and Futsal Tournament

QIS Youth Volleyball and Futsal Tournament

February 2017 This month we hosted out first volleyball and futsal youth tournament. There were 8 female teams playing for volleyball and futsal and 5 male teams competing in futsal. The tournament as always brought together people of different backgrounds and cultures and was the vessel to new friendships. Team work, spirit and sportsmanship was present […]

Employment Information Session

January 2017 As part of this program we invite our clients to a dinner, where clients both eat and are informed of the necessities and requirements of gaining employment. During this session, the demand for specific jobs are outlined, the correct way to write a resume is explained and clients are given resume preparation questions. […]

QIS Volleyball and Futsal Tournament

QIS Volleyball and Futsal Tournament

December 2016 This month QIS held a joint Volleyball and Futsal Tournament. The event included participants of both young men and women. Women took part in the volleyball tournament and the men participated in the futsal tournament. Both tournaments included energetic, enthusiastic and hardworking players, however the volleyball tournament included great sportsmanship and teamwork both […]

QIS Futsal Tournament

QIS Futsal Tournament

November 2016 On Sunday the 20th of November, QIS held its first Futsal Tournament for youth under the age of 25. The tournament was a great success and was thriving with multiculturalism. 8 teams representing different groups participated in the event with the winner and runner up receiving cash prizes, the winner received a trophy […]

Developing a Resume

Developing a Resume

September 2016 We have developed a 9-step process to help clients create a resume and seek employment. This process will help them identify their own skills, acquire new ones and learn the general employee requirements and skills. The process is as follows: Preparing a Resume Process in steps: Learn what type of job client prefers/seeks […]

Karate

Karate

August 2016 QIS began holding Karate training sessions this month as a new sporting initiative. The karate sessions started with 5 students and have increased to 13 students per session. The sessions are being held afterschool at Wisdom College and are an opportunity for our clients to mingle with other students and learn the key […]

Pastoral Care

Pastoral Care

June 2016 Pastoral care is a youth program offered to students in years 4 to 8 at Wisdom College. The program segregates the boys and girls into separate groups and consists of weekly activities during after school hours. Teachers and mentors run programs voluntarily. We incorporate good values and ethics into our programs as the […]

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Iftar Message from Hon Glen Elmes, Multicultural Minister

“I would like to extend, on this special special occasion, my greetings to all Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan. I was honoured to have been invited by the Queensland Intercultural Society to sponsor the first Newman Government’s Iftar Dinner at Parliament House and grateful for the opportunity to participate in the breaking of the daily fast. Queensland […]