JFEP Eligibility Checklist
Providers must verify an individual’s eligibility before they can participate in a Jobs First Employment Project. Participant eligibility is outlined in Appendix A of the Guidelines for Jobs First Employment Projects 2017-18.
Use the Eligibility Checklist to determine a prospective participant's eligibility.
Upfront Assessment of Need instructions and templates
Providers are responsible for conducting an Upfront Assessment of Need (UAN) with all prospective participants. The assessment must take place before an individual can participate in a project.
Where accredited training is delivered, the UAN is undertaken in partnership with the nominated Registered Training Organisation(s).
The UAN process is outlined in the Upfront Assessment of Need Working Instructions.
Employment Services Referral Form
The UAN process includes completion of an Employment Services Referral Form if an individual is registered with an Employment Service Provider.
For all UAN templates, see Forms and Publications.
Participant Commencement Form
Each participant must complete and sign the Participant Commencement Form before they commence project activities.
The provider must enter the information collected through the Participant Commencement Form into the Skills and Employment Portal. For further information, see Skills and Employment Portal Reporting Instructions.
The completed consent declaration pages for the ‘Collection and use of personal information’ must be electronically scanned and submitted to DIS.email@example.com within the timeframe specified in the Employment Projects Service Agreement (EPSA).