Hear the stories of mature age job seekers, understand how work has changed and access tools to support job seeking

As Australia's workforce grows older, we need a system that works for everyone

Find out more about what it’s like to be a mature age job seeker in Australia.

Work has changed

Technology, our growing population and changes in the way we live all shape the way that Australians work. We explore how work has changed from 1970 to 2017.

Working It Out Tool

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Need help with your job search? Our Working it Out tool is designed to support you when you are looking for work. Create a personalised action plan using employment advice, tips and facts to get you started.

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Helpful resources and materials

Explore our collection of guides, fact sheets, references and resources designed to prepare you for your job search and help you find the right support at the right time. Also useful for jobactive staff.

About Working for Everyone

Working for Everyone: Enhancing employment services for mature aged job seekers is a project of the Brotherhood of St Laurence Research and Policy Centre, and was funded by the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation – Eldon & Anne Foote Trust (Innovation Grant 2015).