If you live in northern Adelaide, opportunities are available to access training, find work, or plan your next career move.
Opportunities in training and skills
Some jobs require employees to undertake training and skills development for specific roles. Jobs First Employment Projects can help you with accredited training, while also gaining industry experience to get you work ready. Jobs First Employment Projects are linked to employment opportunities in northern Adelaide across a range of industries, including civil construction, horticulture and retail.
For more information, call the Skills and Employment Infoline on
1800 506 266.
Get one-on-one career advice
Career advisors provide personal support and advice to help you plan a pathway to get work ready. They can also connect you with learning, training and job opportunities in the northern suburbs.
To book an appointment with a career advisor, call Northern Futures on
1800 619 933.
Opportunities for automotive industry workers
If you are currently working in, or recently retrenched from the automotive manufacturing industry, help is available to plan for the switch from your current job to your next career.
For more information visit www.driveyourfuture.sa.gov.au, or call
1800 774 010.
Opportunities for job seekers
The Northern Adelaide Jobs Portal helps link job seekers in northern Adelaide to local businesses who are recruiting.
For more information, visit www.northernadelaidejobs.com.au
Construction work on the Northern Connector project
The NorthHub website lists job vacancies on the major Northern Connector project which is expected to create an average of 480 full-time jobs each year, with half of these to go to northern-based job seekers.
For more information visit www.northhub.sa.gov.au
Prepare for work in the disability sector
Training and employment opportunities in the disability sector are expected to grow in northern Adelaide. If you’re a jobseeker interested in working in disability, career coaches and employment coordinators based at the Disability Workforce Hub can help you with a career plan to work in the disability sector. If you’re suited to work in this sector, they can also find training programs and work placements for you.
For information, contact Northern Futures on 1800 619 933, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Education for adults
The Adult Community Education (ACE) program can help you improve your reading, writing, numeracy and computer skills, as well as other practical workplace skills.
For more information about ACE courses in your area, call the Skills and Employment Infoline on 1800 506 266.
Support for long-term unemployed families
The Building Family Opportunities program supports northern Adelaide families who have been unemployed long-term in developing the confidence and skills needed to get a job.
For more information, call UnitingCare Wesley Port Adelaide on
(08) 8259 2903.
Stay informed about opportunities in Northern Adelaide
For more about opportunities in Northern Adelaide, visit www.looknorth.com.au/opportunities