What is Career Transition Assistance?

The Career Transition Assistance (CTA) program is designed to help mature-age job seekers build their confidence and skills to become more competitive in their local labour market.

CTA is for people aged 45 years and older to increase their job readiness by identifying their transferable skills and better targeting their job search to local industries and available jobs.

The CTA program can help you to build confidence, reskill and take advantage of job opportunities in your local area. You will receive support to reskill, develop digital skills, and tailor your resume, cover letters and job applications to local employers.

About the program

Over six weeks, the Career Transition Assistance program provides practical assistance to help job seekers build confidence in their skills and experience.

It combines team-based learning and one-on-one coaching to help job seekers harness their full potential. It involves the development of a tailored career training plan of up to 25 hours per week.


Individuals are eligible to enrol in our services for the Career Transition Assistance program if they are:

  • Aged 45 years or older
  • Registered with a jobactive provider within the Adelaide and Ballarat employment region

Not currently registered with jobactive?
You can still enrol in the program as a volunteer job seeker. For further assistance or to join the program, contact us today.

“The support from the Career Transition Assistance Program is fantasatic. CTA is well worth giving a go.”

Wanda – CTA Program Participant, Ballarat

Further Information

Speak to your jobactive provider to join our program or fill in the form below and a member of our team will be in touch.

Download CTA Program Factsheet

Do you want to improve your online job searching? 

If you’re 45 and over and unemployed, we can help you gain new skills to improve your chances of getting a job in your local area. 

Contact us for more information about Career Transition Assistance by completing the form below.

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