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Jobactive is changing to Workforce Australia: what you need to know

As of July this year, you’re likely to see some changes if you’re a job seeker on an Australian Government employment services program. The previous program, jobactive, is now Workforce Australia. We’re here to guide you through this transition and ensure that both job seekers and employers feel comfortable with the new process and procedures.... Read More

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What does it mean to be an Employment Service Provider?

We work alongside the Australian Government to support a variety of their employment programs, ensuring job seekers are given the right advice and support to find and keep work. These employment programs have included Jobactive, Transition to Work, Parents Next, Disability Employment Services, Return to Work, Career Transition Assistance and plenty of others across the country We understand that the employment process can feel overwhelming, but rest assured that our 40 years of experience mean we’re confident we can help you on your path.... Read More

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Why getting your licence is important to help you get a job

The latest statistics show that nationwide in Australia one third of job seekers don’t have their driver’s licence. That’s a large portion. At Workskil Australia we’re here to help and through our free Geared 4 Work program, we’re assisting people reach their goal of getting their driver’s licence in a safe and timely manner.... Read More

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How to find a career you love

It’s a big question to ask yourself, ‘what do I want to do with my life?’ It’s a question most adults struggle with too, let alone those who are only just starting out. So how do you begin to find a career that you love? At Workskil Australia, that’s one of our main goals. Not only to get you into the right job, but to help you on a pathway to a long career that you find fulfilling.... Read More

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How to care for mental health in a workplace

Mental health is such an incredibly important topic to consider in workplaces. Even before the last few years, this was becoming an increasingly talked about topic but now it’s essential to focus on the mental health of your leadership, staff and clients.... Read More

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Why diversity recruitment is important for your business

Having a diverse team will open your business to new ideas and skills while enhancing your reputation as an employer. Whilst having a team that works well together and are dedicated to the business goals is important, having a team who have all experienced similar lives and careers limits your business from the benefits of different life experiences and outlooks.... Read More

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How an apprenticeship could work for you

Employers can hire an Australian Apprentice in almost any industry and many emerging industries are expanding their workforce by taking on an Australian Apprentice.... Read More

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Understanding Indigenous Youth Employment

We’re passionate about closing the Indigenous employment gap by creating real, lasting change for Indigenous young people across the country.... Read More

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Getting job ready - our Youth Services

At Workskil Australia we understand the challenges of attempting to enter the workforce and feeling unprepared. This is why we offer a range of training and support to become job ready.... Read More

Workskil Australia - R U OK?


You don't need to be an expert to reach out - just a good friend and a great listener.... Read More