Career Transition Assistance
Our dedicated and experienced My Pathway team, will prepare you with the new skills you need, to ensure a successful employment future!
What is Career Transition Assistance (CTA)?
Offered from the 1st of July 2019 Career Transition Assistance (CTA) is a part of the 2018-19 Federal Budget, More Choices for a Longer Life Package. The initiative is aimed at supporting mature age job seekers (45 years and older) to build confidence and move closer to the labour market.
CTA is designed to provide practical assistance to help participants gain the skills they need, with a focus on digital literacy, to move into ongoing employment.
My Pathway is part of a panel of providers which has been selected to deliver services in each jobactive employment region.
A high quality and individually tailored service that aims to:
support Participants to increase their confidence in the skills and experience they already have, and increase their motivation and resilience to continue looking for work especially where they have been unemployed for some time or where they have been unsuccessful in applying for jobs
help Participants to increase their understanding of the opportunities available in their local labour market
facilitate direct engagement with local employers and explore different occupations and industries through industry visits and awareness sessions
support Participants to better tailor their job applications to particular industries and employers
develop Participants’ basic Information and communications technology (or ICT) skills by providing Participants with core digital literacy capabilities required both to apply for and to work in a variety of workplaces
prepare a tailored Career Pathway Plan outlining the steps a Participant will need to pursue employment opportunities based on their transferable skills and the local labour market. This includes further training or education, recognising their life stage and goals
provide practical assistance to help mature age people to increase their employability
What is included in the course?
Our My Pathway CTA course will assist you to:
- Complete a Career Pathway Assessment
- Develop Goals and Motivations
- Understand the Local Job Market and Identify Suitable Opportunities
- Explore and Translate Transferable Skills
- Improve and Tailor Resumes
- Navigate the Job Application Process
- Practise and Enhance Interview Skills
- Increase Functional Digital Literacy
- Experience Different Industries
- Prepare A Career Pathway Plan
At My Pathway we understand the importance of supporting you after the course has completed and we do this by offering ongoing support and a network of contacts.
The My Pathway Difference
As a My Pathway job seeker, you will gain access to a strong community of professional and social networks, built over mare than a decade of experience within the Employment Services industry.
Our office locations
My Pathway's footprint as a CTA provider will expand throughout regional North Queensland and various locations in Tasmania, connecting you to accessible employment pathways.
130-132 McLeod Street
10 Willis Street
10-11 Marine Terrace
2-3/69 Best Street
To participate in Career Transition Assistance (CTA), you must be aged 45 years or over, and registered with a jobactive provider.