Your business may be eligible to access programs and activities to support new staff and grow jobs.
Skilling South Australia Advisor Service
Skilling South Australia is helping more people get skills and qualifications to build lasting careers and meet the needs of industry.
The initiative encompasses a range of activities to support more apprenticeship and traineeship opportunities in South Australia.
A dedicated advisor service is available to support employers and industry to take on an apprentice or trainee. Advisors can provide information about incentives, training, funding, employer registration, the training system and link employers to an Apprenticeship Network Provider that can find them an apprentice of trainee.
To connect with a Skilling South Australia Advisor, phone the Infoline on
1800 673 097.
To apply for Skilling South Australia Projects, see Submit an EOI for a Skilling South Australia Project.
Job Accelerator Grant Scheme
The Job Accelerator Grant Scheme aims to create jobs now and build a strong workforce for the future.
Businesses can now register for assistance to employ additional full-time, part-time and casual employees, with up to $10,000 for every new job created.
The scheme has now been extended to include up to $15,000 for each new apprentice employed.
To find out if your business is eligible for the scheme, visit Job Accelerator Grant Scheme.
For more information about opportunities for apprenticeships and traineeships, see Apprenticeships and traineeships.
Critical Skills Fund
The Critical Skills Fund is part of State Government's Critical Skills Investment Program and aims to increase the number of skilled workers in South Australia.
For further information call our Infoline on 1800 673 097.
Disability Workforce Hubs
If you’re looking for staff to fill new or existing roles in the disability sector, contact a Disability Workforce Hub to connect you with skilled jobseekers.
For more information and to find your local Disability Workforce Hub, call 1800 619 933.
Whether you’re looking to upskill existing workers and create new jobs or recruiting to fill vacant or new positions, WorkReady Qualifications can assist.
WorkReady Qualifications enables you to work in partnership with the Department of State Development and a non-TAFE WorkReady provider to develop a project to address your labour need. Our streamlined submission-based approach makes it easy for eligible providers to apply to deliver the qualifications you need.
Contact one of our Regional Managers to find out about participating.