The internet is an easy way to look for work. The use of e-recruitment is increasing and more employers now post their vacancies online. This means you can find many jobs online.
Australian JobSearch is an Australian Government website, which is one of Australia’s largest online job boards (this link will open in a new window):
You can use JobSearch to look for work. When you register with JobSearch you can create a Job Match Profile to be matched to jobs. Find out more about JobSearch and how to create your Job Match Profile by following these links:
You can also access Australian JobSearch through Centrelink and Job Services Australia offices around Australia. Centrelink and Job Services Australia staff can help you, if you need assistance.
You can also use other general job boards and specialist job boards for specific industries, such as engineering, teaching or social work. These sites are a starting point (links will open in a new window):
- Autopeople—real jobs for real auto people
- Defence Jobs
- NSW Government Jobs
- Healthcare Australia—Jobs for nurses, aged care workers and medical specialists
- Just secretarial jobs
- Part Time Online
- Sports people—hot jobs
- JobSeeker—Community jobs online
Also look at the recruitment website of specific companies that interest you.
If you need help to access online information, such as application forms, do not be afraid to contact the employer and ask for the information in an accessible format.
If you are receiving assistance from an Australian Government employment service provider, you can also contact them for help.