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Online Aged Care courses for learner success

Online Aged Care courses for learner success

Friday, February 16, 2024

To keep pace with the evolving and growing needs of aged care, this sector demands innovative solutions and a skilled workforce. At Selmar, we’r...

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How to write the perfect Aged Care CV (template included)

How to write the perfect Aged Care CV (template included)

Friday, February 9, 2024

In the compassionate and meaningful field of aged care, your aged care CV is more than a summary of qualifications — it’s a testament to your ...

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How to write the perfect aged care cover letter (template included)

How to write the perfect aged care cover letter (template included)

Monday, February 5, 2024

Crafting a compelling aged care cover letter is a critical step in the job application process and can be the difference between getting an interview ...

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A helpful guide on government funded courses

A helpful guide on government funded courses

Monday, January 29, 2024

At Selmar, we believe in minimising barriers to education. So, we’ve put together a helpful guide of everything you need to know about government fu...

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Partnering with Groworx: aged care training solutions

Partnering with Groworx: aged care training solutions

Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Here at Selmar, innovation and collaboration are at the heart of everything we do — and our partnership with Groworx embodies this. Groworx is a Phi...

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Write a great child care cover letter (plus free template)

Write a great child care cover letter (plus free template)

Saturday, January 20, 2024

Making the right impression matters when you’re on the job hunt, and it’s super important in carving out your rewarding career in child ca...

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Crafting the perfect early childhood education resume (Template included)

Crafting the perfect early childhood education resume (Template included)

Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Qualifications and a passion for supporting children to thrive are essential for navigating a career the early childhood education sector. On top of t...

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Advantages of virtual classroom-based learning

Advantages of virtual classroom-based learning

Friday, December 8, 2023

At Selmar we understand that while there are many advantages to online study, there are just as many benefits to learning in the classroom. That’s w...

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Studying aged care: Melissa Hart leads learners to success

Studying aged care: Melissa Hart leads learners to success

Monday, December 4, 2023

At Selmar, we are dedicated to supporting individuals and organisations to contribute the very best aged care possible. So, when Wharparilla Lodge in ...

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Celebrating Advent: Crafting an awesome calendar

Celebrating Advent: Crafting an awesome calendar

Sunday, November 26, 2023

As early childhood educators, nurturing children’s curiosity and creativity is always front of mind. With the festive period upon us, this is the pe...

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How to reduce Holiday Loneliness for Seniors in Aged Care

How to reduce Holiday Loneliness for Seniors in Aged Care

Wednesday, November 22, 2023

When holiday season comes to mind, it’s usually considered a time of joy and connection, but for elderly people in aged care it can be a period of i...

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Staying SunSmart in early childhood education centres

Staying SunSmart in early childhood education centres

Friday, November 17, 2023

In Australia, the sun’s rays can be particularly harsh and embracing SunSmart practices is crucial for everyone to stay safe. With meteorologist...

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Protecting elderly people from the heat this summer

Protecting elderly people from the heat this summer

Thursday, November 16, 2023

As the scorching summer sun approaches, it’s crucial for aged care workers and those looking after the elderly to prepare for the challenges tha...

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Curious about an aged care career? Learn insights from Corryn’s journey

Curious about an aged care career? Learn insights from Corryn’s journey

Monday, November 13, 2023

Caring for the elderly can provide an admirable career path. It’s one that requires compassion and patience, along with an understanding of the need...

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World Nursery Rhyme Week: Why Nursery Rhymes are Important

World Nursery Rhyme Week: Why Nursery Rhymes are Important

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Nursery rhymes have been a beloved part of childhood for generations. Many are simple, they’re often very catchy, and sometimes they can be seemingl...

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Celebrate Halloween in Early Childhood Education

Celebrate Halloween in Early Childhood Education

Thursday, October 26, 2023

As more and more Australian families embrace the fun of Halloween, you can’t miss the spooky decorations popping up all over the place. DIY decorati...

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Inspiring lifelong learning this Children’s Week

Inspiring lifelong learning this Children’s Week

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Every child deserves the opportunity to learn through play and feel loved and nurtured. Each is worthy of enjoying their childhood with the support of...

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Nutrition in aged care: making meals matter

Nutrition in aged care: making meals matter

Friday, October 13, 2023

Nutritious food is an essential factor in supporting healthy ageing. Whether in residential care or in the home, elderly people need good sources of p...

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Inspiring careers in aged care: a chat with Samuel

Inspiring careers in aged care: a chat with Samuel

Monday, October 9, 2023

If you’re considering a career in the aged care sector, you’re in for a rewarding journey filled with heartwarming moments and opportuniti...

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Managing mental health and wellbeing

Managing mental health and wellbeing

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

With October being regarded as Mental Health Month, and over two in five people experience a mental health condition at some point in their life, ther...

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Supporting healthy ageing: Inspirational seniors

Supporting healthy ageing: Inspirational seniors

Monday, September 25, 2023

For Selmar learners, prioritising health and wellbeing is a huge part of providing quality aged care. And with the Victorian Seniors Festival coming u...

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Simulation day for your aged care course: what to expect

Simulation day for your aged care course: what to expect

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Studying aged care isn’t just about gaining a qualification. At Selmar, we focus on ensuring our learners gain practical skills that will help them ...

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The role of sign language in early childhood education

The role of sign language in early childhood education

Friday, September 15, 2023

International Day of Sign Language takes place each year on September 23, reminding us all of the power of sign language. This is a day to celebrate a...

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Answering your questions about studying aged care

Answering your questions about studying aged care

Saturday, September 9, 2023

Are you curious about pursuing an aged care career, but unsure of what studying aged care entails? We’re here to answer the most common question...

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Study aged care online with our updated certificate III

Study aged care online with our updated certificate III

With the ability to study aged care online combined with hands-one practical placement, learners can now study to suit their lifestyle while gaining e...

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Why literacy skills matter in early childhood

Why literacy skills matter in early childhood

Thursday, September 7, 2023

Literacy has a profound significance for children’s lives. Beyond just reading and writing, literacy is the key to unlock a world of opportunities, ...

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Saying thanks on Early Childhood Educators’ Day

Saying thanks on Early Childhood Educators’ Day

Thursday, August 31, 2023

Early childhood educators enter children’s lives at a crucial time, nurturing babies, toddlers and preschoolers to safely explore their own capabili...

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Maximising Student Tax Deductions: What Can You Claim at Tax Time?

Maximising Student Tax Deductions: What Can You Claim at Tax Time?

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Every year as tax time rolls around, students wonder what expenses they can claim to maximise their tax returns. Knowing what’s what when it comes t...

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Australian books to introduce this Book Week

Australian books to introduce this Book Week

Monday, August 14, 2023

With Book Week just around the corner, it’s time for early childhood educators to reflect on how reading profoundly shapes a child’s growth. B...

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How to make your LinkedIn profile shine

How to make your LinkedIn profile shine

Wednesday, August 9, 2023

When you’re looking to kick off a career or find employment in your chosen sector, a strong online presence can go a long way. It’s not uncommon f...

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