Workforce Specialists

On 14 May 2024, the Australian Government announced it will cease approving new projects under the Workforce Specialists initiative, effective immediately. Projects currently being delivered will continue until completion.

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Funding from the Workforce Specialists initiative will be redirected to invest in supporting job seekers through paid employment pathways, including through the Real Jobs, Real Wages and WorkFoundations budget measures.

Any questions regarding these changes should be directed to

Workforce Specialists Panel

The Workforce Specialists panel will officially be wound up on 30 June 2024.

Workforce Specialist Projects

Current projects will continue to be delivered until completion. For more information on these projects please click on the links below.