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Are you in your late teens and need career counselling or other help to start your professional life? This is a crucial time in anyone’s career, so we’re here to help by signposting you to some really useful Australian organisations that exist for people just like you.

How tough is it to get a job in Australia? 

Not as hard as it used to be, that’s for sure, but you still need to have drive, focus and a clear idea about what you want to achieve. That’s why it’s essential to create a personal development plan that details everything you plan to do to achieve your professional goals.

Which website can I use to get a job in Australia? 

That’s an interesting question and the good news is that there are many online resources you can use to get where you want to go. Here we’ll be looking at some of the major bodies that exist in Australia and are dedicated to helping people thrive professionally.

Resource #1 - TURSA

Founded back in 1994, TURSA is a non-profit employment and training organisation that has been created to help people find work and businesses find workers. It’s also an endorsement training body with 58 offices stretching along the Eastern seaboard and it can help you find your ideal job. What’s more, there are absolutely no fees involved.

Resource #2 - Recruitment Agencies

As is the case in many developed countries, recruitment agencies are there to help you find employment in your chosen field. Companies like Adecco, Randstad and Chandler Mcleod can scour the job market for companies looking for people like you and be a constant presence during your professional life that offers opportunities.

Resource #3 - Centerlink

While engaging in career counselling and online course training, you may need some financial support along the way. That’s where Centerlink can come in really helpful, as they provide payments to trainees, job seekers and students so that you’re able to live while you’re making your way to achieving your desired professional role.

Resource #4 - Omnia (the Australian Job Centre)

Another useful resource for job seekers in Australia is Omnia, the new, rebranded face of the Australian job centre. They help people from all walks of life in Australia find long-term gainful employment while also helping young people and school leavers obtain important employment skills they’ll need during their working lives.

Boost Your Employability With CPD-Endorsed Short Courses Online 

When it comes to career counselling and other support young people need to accelerate their professional progression, countless bodies exist to provide assistance. It’s just a matter of knowing where they are! Something else that will help boost your employability is CPD short courses online from OCA.

Created in conjunction with top industry experts and covering 20+ professional sectors, our video-based online training is highly engaging, with mentoring support 7 days a week.

Alternatively, To get a good idea of what it’s like to learn with OCA, take a look at our student study demo or visit us today at where you’ll find our training can also be paid for using one of a selection of flexible payment options.

However, if you’d like to get in touch directly, you can call us on 1300 611 404 or drop us a line at [email protected].


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