Need staff? Find out how Youth Jobs PaTH can help you hire
Looking to hire staff? Youth jobs PaTH allows you to trial a young person to see if they're the right fit for your business. So far, it has helped thousands of businesses across Australia recruit in all types of industries. Before the trial employability skills training prepares the young person for work with training in presentation, communication, teamwork and problem-solving. If you're after staff with specific training you can work with local employment service providers to customise a training course for your industry. During the trial you do not pay the young person instead the Australian Government pays a fortnightly incentive on top of their income support and covers their insurance. You'll also receive $1,000 to help cover the costs of the trial and when you hire the young person you may be eligible to receive up to $10,000 jobs can be full-time, part-time, casual, apprenticeships or traineeships as long as they're ongoing and average at least 20 hours per week over six months. To get started go to jobactive.gov.au to find your local employment services provider. Enter your suburb Select the provider type and click search. A list of providers will appear, click view results on map and select the most convenient for you. The provider can help you with the entire process and support you and the young person throughout. So what are you waiting for? To find out more visit jobactive.gov.au/path or call the employer hotline on 13, 17, 15.