Partnership Opportunities

Partnership Opportunities with TasTAFE

Tender for Student Support Services (25 July – 14 August 14 2015)

TasTAFE is a large organisation with 700 staff and supports more than 30,000 individuals to achieve success in their training. Formed in 2013, TasTAFE is Tasmania’s largest public sector provider of vocational education and training. TasTAFE is one of the 10 largest RTOs in Australia, and is a stable, state-owned asset.

Through this tender TasTAFE is seeking to establish a Panel of Approved Providers to assist students during their learning pathway. Services provided, will be complementary to those provided by TasTAFE’s internal Student Support team. Providers will offer specific specialist support services to enhance student engagement, retention and success in Vocational Education and Training (VET).

Subject to negotiation services can be provided across Tasmania, at specific locations.

Working with TasTAFE

TasTAFE wishes to partner with providers who can deliver one or more of the following services:

  • Specialist support services for students with Autism
  • Specific information for students (online resources)
  • Assistive technology – advice and training
  • Mental health support and education
  • Suicide prevention education
  • Youth support
  • Rural and Remote Students outreach
  • Liaison between student & specialist support services

Successful applicants will be registered on TasTAFE’s Panel of Approved Providers. Across the next three years TasTAFE may engage with any of the preferred providers and, by negotiation, issue a work order for services described in their tender submission.

How to Apply

Potential applicants should review and submit a completed tender. Tender documentation is available through the Department of Treasury Tenders website.

Talk to us

We are keen to talk to any organisation that offers a service that could assist our students’ journey. A series of information sessions on this tender will be held across Tasmania as follows:

Hobart – Drysdale – 6 August 12:30pm

Devonport – Drysdale – 7 August 11:30am

Launceston – Drysdale – 6 August 10:30am

Alternatively please contact Jan Wallace via email or telephone 6165 6523 with questions relating to the tender, or to discuss more broadly how your organisation may wish to partner with TasTAFE to support our students.


TasTAFE’s vision is to enable Tasmanians to gain the skills and qualifications needed for the state’s workforce and the community to succeed and prosper.