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Kathy Long back home at Pirlangimpi

In late August 2019, Kathy Long joined TITEB as the Women’s Activity Coordinator in Pirlangimpi. She

Wurrumiyanga RSAS services

School bus The RSAS Team provides a bus service for all Tiwi students. Please let the

New RTO Manager, Peter Tubb

Amidst the COVID-19 shutdown, TITEB welcomed our new RTO Manager, Peter Tubb who brings broad experience

Yellow Shirts

Remote Schools Attendance Scheme (RSAS) staff are known as ‘Yellow Shirts’. Yellow Shirts work with parents,

Yellow Shirts Day

Yellow Shirts Day is a whole community event. Community members can show their support by wearing

Every child, every day & every school

The law says that all children in Australia must go to school every day, Monday to

Back to School Walk

Our RSAS team & the Cathy Freeman Foundation hosted the 2020 Back to School Walk and

Working with Tiwi College

In February 2020, TITEB and Tiwi College met for the first of many meetings to increase

Share the Dignity

Together with Share the Dignity, Wurrumiyanga Women’s Centre was able to provide personal products to women

Foundation Skills Course

TITEB offers a Foundation Skills Course for CDP participants in Wurrumiyanga who wish to improve their

Calvary Community Care

Elsie Kerinaiua and Felicity Portiminni joined Calvary Community Care Mulakunya Flexible Aged Care Nguiu in October

Barge Shed Storemen

This February has marked the second year that Aaron Kantilla has joined the Tiwi Enterprise Team

Trainees at the Port

In mid 2019, the National Indigenous Australians Agency announced an employment incentive program called “1000 jobs”.

New faces at Wurrumiyanga

New staff have arrived at Wurrumiyanga bringing positive energy, experience and new directions to the team.

Rise Up 2 Lead

The Rise Up 2 Lead program is a transformational Aboriginal leadership program aimed at adding value

Outstanding Evaluation

In September 2019, two of our Wurrumiyanga Supervisors, Sophia Tipuamantumirri and Evita Puruntatameri, received conference support

CDP Employer Engagement

2019 was an exciting year for the Community Development Program on the Tiwi Islands. Over 100

Work in Community Services

Community Services is big, fast-growing industry suitable for anyone who likes working with people and wants

School-based Traineeships

Since 2015, we have been working with Tiwi College and the Staff and Educational Development Association

Coxswain Training

In 2019, we hosted the highly anticipated Coxswain training on both islands, first on Melville Island

20th Anniversary Celebration

TITEB’s 20th Anniversary was held at Wurrumiyanga Community, Bathurst Island on 10th October 2019. We hosted