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MatchWorks offers additional programs to support job seekers with:

  • Mental and physical health
  • Becoming job ready
  • Motivation
  • Skill development.

Employment Preparation Activity – Adelaide
Elevate
Destination Work – for all ages
Skills for Success
Motiv8

Employment Preparation Activity – Adelaide

Become job-ready and confident in your abilities

Southern Adelaide job seekers are invited to join our welcoming community for tailored support and new employment opportunities.

Program topics include:

  • Discovering your skills, interests and strengths
  • Goal-setting
  • Creating a stand-out resume and cover letter
  • How to shine in your interview
  • Boosting your digital skills
  • Dress to impress
  • Building your communication and organisation skills.
  • Job search methods and the local job market
  • Learning from unsuccessful job applications
  • Available training courses and pre-employment skills programs  
  • Traineeships, apprenticeships and work experience opportunities.

Format:  Face-to-face delivery of group sessions and workshops.

When: Programs start monthly.

Hours: 25 hours per week (full time), 15 hours per week (part time)

Locations:
MatchWorks Norwood
94-96 Fullarton Road, Norwood, South Australia reception.norwood@matchworks.com.au 08 7228 5602

MatchWorks Morphett Vale
2/365 Main South Road, Morphett Vale, South Australia
reception.morphettvale@matchworks.com.au 08 7228 5422

Contact our Norwood or Morphett Vale office for more details or visit our Employment Preparation Activity page. 

The Employment Preparation Activity is an Australian Government initiative delivered as part of the New Employment Services Trial.

Elevate

Take your wellbeing & employability to the next level

Elevate is an 8-day program designed to help participants look after their mental health and wellbeing during unemployment. The free program for registered job seekers focuses on strategies to find suitable and sustainable work.

This program covers:

  • Developing routines for a healthier lifestyle
  • Self-care – mindfulness, relaxation techniques and exercise
  • Circle of support
  • What is holding you back and how to overcome barriers
  • Self-esteem and self-image
  • Employability skills
  • Managing your social media profile – tips and traps.
  • Current job search strategies and job search assistance, including accessing the hidden job market
  • Advice on personal presentation, including interview outfits
  • Guidance on using technology to search and apply for work
  • Resume and cover letter to suit the current job market
  • The interview process
  • Setting SMART goals, time management and creating positive routines

Destination Work – for all ages

Breaking down barriers to employment

The 8-day program transforms participants into job-ready candidates and provides tailored support to sustainable employment.

Destination Work focuses on:

  • Employability skills
  • Current job searching strategies and job search assistance
  • Accessing the hidden job market
  • Increasing self-esteem and motivation to work
  • Identifying what is holding you back and addressing barriers
  • Advice on personal presentation, including interview outfits
  • Guidance on using technology to search and apply for work
  • Resume and cover letter to suit the current job market
  • The interview process
  • Setting SMART goals, time management and creating positive routines
  • Managing your social media profile – tips and traps.

MatchWorks consultants continue working with participants after the program concludes until they are settled into work.

Contact us to find out more or call 1300 13 23 63.

Skills for Success

Employability skills for the workplace

Skills 4 Success is a 4-day program designed to give registered job seekers the knowledge of the top 7 key skills employers look for in successful candidates.

Skills 4 Success is no-cost and focuses on:

  • Effective communication in the workplace
  • Planning and organisation
  • Attitude and self-esteem
  • Self-management and appropriate behaviour
  • Skills and techniques for the workplace
  • Teamwork and problem solving
  • What employers want.

Contact us to find out more or call 1300 13 23 63.

Motiv8

Motiv8 is a no-cost 8-day program for registered job seekers that encourages participants to discover what is holding them back from achieving employment success.  

Participants will focus on redefining how they approach their journey to work.

Motiv8 focuses on:

  • The benefits of work
  • What’s holding you back? Identify what is holding you back and addressing barriers
  • Attitudes; positive thinking vs negative thinking
  • Coping mechanisms
  • Guidance on using technology to search and apply for work
  • Resume and cover letter to suit the current job market
  • Current job searching strategies and job search assistance and accessing the hidden job market
  • Employability skills
  • Setting SMART goals, time management and creating positive routines
  • The interview process
  • Managing your social media profile; tips and traps.

Contact us or call 1300 13 23 63 for more information.