Eurobodalla Employment Revolution
Welcome to the Eurobodalla Employment Revolution!
Council has received grant funding from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science and the NSW Department of Industry to undertake two employment projects in Eurobodalla:
- The Jobs and Training project: connects jobseekers with employment and training opportunities in the fastest growing local employment sector; health and community services. Key fields within the health and community services sector include residential and in-home aged care, disability services, community services and primary and allied health.
- The Youth Employment project (E-YES): provides young people between 15 and 24 with improved access to skills training and job opportunities to assist them in securing employment.
Together, the Eurobodalla Jobs and Training project and the E-Yes project make up the Eurobodalla Employment Revolution, which aims to:
- connect job seekers with employment opportunities
- facilitate career pathway planning
- provide job readiness training
- provide information regarding apprenticeships, traineeships, school based apprenticeships and workforce development.
Looking for more information? The following are some helpful websites that can help employers and young people plan for the future:
- Skillsroad: This website has resources for young people, parents, teachers and employers. Take the Career Quiz, explore industries in the Virtual Workplace, take the Job Fit test or read about Life Hacks for the future.
- Job Outlook: Job Outlook can help young people find out about future outlook, pay and main tasks of careers they are interested in. The Career Quiz can help you decide what kind of job will suit your personality and skills set. You can even follow the link to job vacancies and courses related to your chosen field of employment.
- Job Jumpstart: This website can help you find new ways to explore careers and prep for work by reading articles and using the tools provided. The information fits into three themes; looking for a job, building a career and at work.
- Department of Jobs and Small Business: A comprehensive resource for both employers and job seekers! The website provides information about hiring staff, financial incentives, starting your own business and becoming an apprentice.
If you’re a business looking to employ someone, if you’re a young person seeking employment or if you want some career advice, please contact Rhonnie, Amy or Makaela from the Employment Projects team:
- T: 4474 7380
- E: Employment Projects