They grow up so fast. We can help parents get ready for ‘Next’
JOB READY PREPARATION FOR PARENTS
If you are the a parent of a child aged under six, The Salvation Army Employment Plus is here to help you.
ParentsNext is a free support program to help eligible parents plan and prepare for employment by the time the kids go to school. Employment Plus work with you to help set education and employment goals, develop a pathway to achieve your goals and link you to services and activities in the local community.
Finding a job can be hard when you’ve been away from the workforce – we can help you, so you can continue to be the best mum or dad you can be for your kids.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Parents are able to access the free program if they are in receipt of a Parenting Payment from Centrelink and meet eligibility criteria which include:
HOW DO WE HELP YOU?
ParentsNext participants will get help to:
WE CAN ALSO HELP PARENTS:
You may also be eligible to access a range of other support including a participation fund, wage subsidies and relocation assistance.
HOW WE DO IT?
Parents will meet with an Employment Plus coach regularly. We will help you update your participation plan and complete activities for employment or further education. Remember – we’re part of your community and will always be on hand to guide, support and address your concerns.