Mature-aged Job seekers

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We support mature-aged jobseekers build their skills and confidence to access better job opportunities.

Our Career Transition Assistance (CTA) program will help you make the most of your skills and experience to apply for the best jobs in your area

With an experienced trainer, you will learn how to transfer your skills to different industries, increase your job readiness, and receive the support you need to continue to look for work in a heavily competitive market.

Participants must be 45 years or over and registered with a jobactive provider.

How can Career Transition Assistance help?

The Career Transition Assistance Program can help mature aged workers (45 years and over) increase their job readiness by building their skills and confidence to get a job.

build skills and confidence with vital everyday technologies such as computers, tablets, and smartphones
explore your goals and motivations
identify your existing skills and how they transfer to other jobs or industries
better understand the job opportunities in your local area, and the skills you might need for these jobs
update and tailor your job applications to apply for a range of different jobs and apply for them online

Who is eligible to participate?

Participants must be 45 years or over and registered with a Jobactive provider. This includes all Jobactive streams, even if you’re not receiving any income support payments.

you can apply for CTA right away
there is no minimum requirement for how long you have bene registered before you are eligible

How does it work?

If you’re interested in participating in CTA – talk to your Employment Consultant. It is a voluntary program, meaning referrals to participate need to be requested by a jobseeker.

your Consultant will walk you through the steps and get you signed up to the program
if you have an existing activity in your job plan, you may have to wait until it is completed to start CTA
before starting the program we will assess your needs and ability to use a range of different technologies
the program runs for 8 weeks
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