Transition to Work

Global Skills delivers a personalised, innovative and flexible TtW service that is tailored to your needs. Our experienced team is passionate about working in partnership and supporting young people on their journey to employment. Our offices are welcoming and our Employment Consultants will give you the time and support you need to achieve your goals. We encourage and empower young people to have a say in the services they receive. Young people also help us improve our services through our Youth Committee and Youth Hub.

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How will I receive help?

Your dedicated Employment Consultant will help you identify your employment goals and work with you to reach them by:

  • Providing fun and challenging activities, training, work experience and internships to help you develop confidence and skills.
  • Supporting your wellbeing and helping you to overcome personal challenges.
  • Connecting you with relevant community services.
  • Connecting you with education or training including apprenticeships and traineeships.
  • Working with employers to find jobs matched to your goals.
  • Providing ongoing support once you are employed or return to education to ensure success.

How do I access Global Skills' TtW program?

To be eligible for TtW, you need to be:

  • Aged 15–24 and no longer attending school
  • An Australian citizen or hold a permanent visa, a New Zealand Special Category Visa or a Nominated Visa (including Temporary Protection Visa or Safe Haven Visa)

Eligibility also depends on other personal circumstances. We can help determine if you qualify for TtW. You do not need to be receiving a Centrelink payment to be eligible. 

Global Skills offers TtW on the Central Coast from 4 full time offices at Gosford, The Entrance, Wyong and Lake Haven. Our team is mobile and we can also meet you in the community.

Contact us to chat about your needs and how we can help.

You can refer yourself, or someone you know, to Global Skills TtW program by downloading our TtW Referral Form and Eligibility Checklist. Once complete please email to and our TtW team be in touch.

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Global Skills offers:

  • A vast employer network to support your employment and work experience goals
  • Mentorship from local employers
  • A diverse education and training network enabling courses in areas of high demand.
  • A strong collaboration with complementary employment programs
  • A diverse Health and Community Services network to support your needs
  • Access to our fully equipped job search hubs
  • A diverse workforce including multilingual staff and connection with Accredited Interpreters
  • A variety of ways to connect with us to suit your circumstance and needs
  • Financial support for relevant items such as training, tickets, licences, travel and interview or work clothing and equipment
  • Ongoing support once you start work/training/education.

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Pride Month 2024: Compassion And Courage

In June, as we celebrate Pride Month, Global Skills stands in solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community, advocating for diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging. Participation in Pride Month is an opportunity for us all to demonstrate support and solidarity. If you are looking for ways to get involved, read more.

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