Career Transition Assistance

Career Transition Assistance

Career Transition Assistance helps mature-age job seekers, aged 45 years and over, explore job and career options, improve application and interview skills, and access jobs or training.

We provide a safe space where you can find the right career for you. We help you explore job options and relevant training, based your individual circumstances and your own life experiences.

Relevant, easy to use content

All our learning approaches are practical and based on the realities of navigating the world of work. We only use respectful and culturally appropriate content, designed to be easy to use and reflect on.

Accessible delivery

The training will be a mix of self-directed and group learning as appropriate, led by our skilled locally-based trainers. You will be supported to overcome transport and other barriers, such as childcare.

Who is eligible?

The program is designed to help mature-age job seekers, aged 45 years and over, based in Northern Territory, who are linked to a Workforce Australia Service or Disability Employment Provider.

We will help you:

  • Explore your goals, needs, expectations, and options for a job or career.

  • Find what motivates you and learn the strategies you need for success.

  • Understand the local job market, the real opportunities and industry needs.

  • Meet with employers to get exposure to different jobs and industries.

  • Access your ‘transferable skills’ and how these relate to current jobs and careers.

  • Review, improve and tailor your résumé for a range of different jobs.

  • Navigate the job application process – including responses and feedback.

  • Practise and enhance your interview skills for different employers and industries.

  • Get your digital and computer skills up to date.

  • Prepare a clear plan of the steps needed to get where you want to go, and

  • Keep you supported as you take these steps.