The Education Support Finance & Administration Relief Program is an initiative run through the Department of Education and Business Managers Victoria, aimed at providing assistance and support within the education sector. Particularly for office staff administration and finance roles. It offers opportunities for individuals to receive training and gain practical experience in educational office settings.

What You Will Learn:

  • Introduction to Cases21
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Receipts & Debtor Payments
  • Creditor Payments
  • Introduction to eduPay
  • SFLO’s

At the program’s conclusion, participants will be equipped with the necessary training in school administrative systems to provide relief support at short notice in schools.


Trainees who participate in the ES Relief program will undergo comprehensive training, equipping them with the necessary skills and knowledge to support the administrative and financial operations of educational institutions.

Applicants must be prepared to:

  • Attend all program components, including online and face-to-face training, graduation day, and complete 70 hours of volunteer work experience.
  • Undergo an interview and complete a word processing and internet test before acceptance.
  • Gain experience in various school settings during work experience, covering all facets of school administration and finance.
  • Be available for short-term employment at short notice.
  • Commit to at least 6-12 months of relief work following program completion.

How to Apply:

  • Training centers are located in Aberfeldie, Ballarat, Dandenong, and Forest Hill, with a maximum of 10 participants per location.
  • The program runs from May 22nd to September 5th, 2024, comprising face-to-face learning, online modules, and completion of 70 volunteer work placement hours.
  • Interested applicants should register their interest and submit the Expression of Interest (EOI) application by April 12th, 2024.
  • Successful applicants will proceed to the interview phase.

Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to the education sector and embark on a rewarding journey of professional development. Join us in the ES Relief program and make a positive impact!

For more details and to access the application form, please refer to the attached documents. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

We look forward to welcoming you to our program!


Applications Open

Expression of interest opens Monday 11 March and close Friday 12 April (5pm), 2024.

Frequently Asked Questions


To ask a question about this program, receive printed information or provide an expression of interest, please get in touch via the details below:
Tel : 0477 844 880