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Workforce Australia - Transition to Work

A horizon of opportunities awaits school leavers and young people. Workskil Australia can help you find one that’s right for you. This program supports job seekers into sustainable work, apprenticeships, traineeships or education with guidance and care.

About Transition to Work

The Transition to Work program helps people between the ages of 15 and 24 to gain employment or enter further education.

Paired with a dedicated Youth Job Coach, participants can build practical skills and confidence, gain qualifications and access opportunities to reach their full potential.

The program can benefit those looking for direction or assistance in taking the next step.

How we can help

Transition to Work is all about helping you become job-ready and finding sustainable employment or education. Our tailored services address the barriers between you and your goals. We can help you to achieve the following:

Career Guidance

Find and keep a job that suits your interests and abilities

Apprenticeships and Traineeships

Get paid to work while learning skills and earning a qualification

Life Skills and Mental Health

Connect with local housing assistance or mental health support

Financial Support

Receive funds for work clothing, training or transport

Pathways to Education

Find and apply for training or courses that align with your goals

Resume and Cover Letter

Draw attention with a professional resume and cover letter

Job Interviews

Build confidence and prepare for job interviews

Industry Engagement

Access job-specific training, activities and networking opportunities

Driver’s Licence

Access lessons and support in gaining the required hours and a driver’s licence


School leavers and young people can access the free Transition to Work program if they:

  • Are between 15-24 years of age; and
  • Are an Australian citizen or an appropriate visa holder

There may be some further eligibility requirements, but we can talk these through with you.

Transition to Work is just one of the beneficial programs operated by Workskil Australia. We help young people of all backgrounds, and another of our programs could be right for you.

Nasiah is kneeling down to unpack jars from a small crate. He's in a shop surrounded by shelves lined with many different kinds of jars and bottles. One of his co-workers stands in the background filling a shelf with bottles.

Nasiah aced his first ever job interview

From acing his first job interview to being drafted into an AFL team, Nasiah's journey with Workskil Australia's Transition to Work program led him to not only find employment but also achieve his dreams in the world of sports.

Read Nasiah's Story

Service Delivery Plans

The Service Delivery Plans outline the levels of service that you can expect from us throughout the Workforce Australia - Transition to Work program.

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Find out more

To learn more about Transition to Work and how to register, call us or submit an enquiry.


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