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Workforce Australia Transition to Work

Workforce Australia Transition to Work

Providing youth employment services and jobs for young people

We believe in the abilities of young people and help those seeking employment by providing information and support about what’s expected in the workplace.

Transition to Work is a youth employment program initiated by the Australian Government. Its purpose is to provide support for young people to help them gain a paid position or further education.

If you are aged 15-24 and looking for direction, the Transition to Work program can help you build skills and confidence to enter the workforce.

Supporting your career pathway with the youth employment scheme

Whether you have left school early or have had difficulty finding a job after completing your education, we’re here to help. Our team not only assist in keeping you on track with achieving your goals, but we also work with you to develop abilities that will enable you to move forward in your career of choice.

While it may seem overwhelming at first, with the assistance of a friendly team to support and chat with you, we want to help you achieve outcomes that will lead to sustainable employment.

To explore a range of career options, we first work to help identify your strengths and areas of interest by:

  • Developing practical skills for use in a work environment
  • Connect with education or training to further your abilities
  • Find and complete work placements for real-life experience
  • Find career opportunities in the local area
  • Connect with relevant local community services

How to apply for Transition to Work services in Australia

If you or someone you know needs help to develop their abilitiesfurther their training or find a paid position in your local area, simply fill in the form below, and one of our experienced and friendly staff members will be in touch with you soon.

If this sounds like you and you want to build your skills, simply send us a message to see how we can help you!

What services can you get?

We can help you:

  • Develop practical skills to get a job
  • Connect with education or training
  • Find and complete work experience placements
  • Find job opportunities in the local area
  • Connect with relevant local community services

Who is eligible for our youth employment and training in Australia?

Transition to Work is designed to help young people who are early school leavers or those who have had difficulty entering the workforce on school completion. To participate in the Transition to Work program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Aged 15-24, and
  • An Australian citizen, or
  • The holder of a permanent visa, or
  • New Zealand Special Category Visa, or
  • Nominated Visa (including Temporary Protection or Safe Haven Visa)

Other requirements for eligibility will also depend on your circumstances, including whether you:

  • Have been awarded a Year 12 certificate or Certificate III
  • Have been in a paid position within the last six months
  • Receive an income support payment such as Youth Allowance
  • Are currently participating in another employment service, including Workforce Australia Employment Services.

Where you can find us

BUSY At Work delivers this program at the below locations:



282 Ross River Rd, Aitkenvale QLD 4814


193 Queen Street, Ayr QLD 4807

Charters Towers

5 Jackson Street, Charters Towers QLD 4820


Unit 1/50 Middle Street, Chinchilla QLD 4413


1/106 Cunningham Street, Dalby QLD 4405


55 North Street, Gatton QLD 4343


9 William Street, Goodna QLD 4300


49 Callandoon Street, Goondiwindi QLD 4390


20-24 Wirraway Parade, Inala QLD 4077


2 Herbert Street, Ingham QLD 4850


4/48 Thuringowa Drive, Kirwan QLD 4817


73a Murilla St, Miles QLD 4415

Mount Isa

34 West Street, Mount Isa QLD 4825


52 Chrystal Street, Roma QLD 4455

St George

78B The Terrace, St George QLD 4487


Centrepoint, Shop 7/17 Railway Street, Stanthorpe QLD 4380

Toowoomba City

Suite 2, Level 6,10 Russel Street, Toowoomba City QLD 4350


4/458-468 Flinders St, Townsville QLD 4810


163 Palmerin St, Warwick, QLD 4370



756 Blackburn Road, Clayton VIC 3168


2/24 Langhorne Street, Dandenong VIC 3175

Glen Waverley

297 Springvale Road , GLEN WAVERLEY VIC 3150

Noble Park

27 Buckley Street, Noble Park VIC 3174


3/11 Chester Street, Oakleigh, VIC 3166

Contact us today to discuss your career

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