Young woman stocking a shelf in a supermarket.Looking to add experience to your resume, while learning new skills? The National Work Experience Programme supports your job search by providing work experience opportunities.

What is the National Work Experience Programme?

The National Work Experience Programme (NWEP) places job seekers in unpaid work experience placements of up to 25 hours a week for a maximum of four weeks. The type of work experience you do, will depend on the business, as well as your desired career path. The placement will be structured, supervised. If you are already a jobactive customer and need to contact us please:

How will this programme help me find a job?

Participating in NWEP will provide a number of benefits for your job search:

  • Build transferable skills for the workforce.
  • Increase your confidence.
  • Improve your chances of employment.
  • Broaden your network.

How do I access this programme?

To be eligible for NWEP you must registered in jobactive, over 18 years of age and receiving income support. Participating in this programme will count towards your Annual Activity Requirements. Talk to your Workskil Australia Employment Consultant to discuss whether this programme is right for you.

Next Steps

Let us support you on your employment journey. Contact us now to find out how we can work together: