Help to find a job

Get help from our friendly team to find the right job sooner through Disability Employment Services (DES) or Workforce Australia.

Job seeker? There’s a job out there for you, let’s go find it

Whether you have experienced a prolonged period of unemployment, recently lost your job, or are dealing with an injury, illness, or disability, we are here to assist you in finding employment.

We understand the challenges of finding a job or returning to work, regardless of your age, location, culture, or background.

At CoAct, we take the time to listen to your story, understand your circumstances, and tailor our job seeker  programs specifically for you. Our programs include:

Our programs offer various types of assistance based on your individual requirements, and they all include the following steps to help you:

  1. Enhance your job-searching skills
  2. Find job opportunities in your area
  3. Craft a compelling resume
  4. Prepare for job interviews
  5. Communicate confidently with potential employers

We have dedicated services for mature job seekers, young job seekers, and those transitioning from school.

For Indigenous Australians or individuals from culturally diverse communities seeking their next job, we have specialised support available.

No matter your situation, we are committed to helping you succeed in your job search.

Our employment services

Our team of employment specialists can help you find work, training, education or other support that suits your individual needs.

Am I eligible for Employment Services?

Each of our programs has different eligibility criteria.

You may be eligible for Disability Employment Services (DES) if you are:

  • living with a disability, mental health condition, treated illness or injury that makes it difficult to find and keep a job. 
  • an Australian citizen or hold a permanent resident, or on a Temporary Protection, Special Category or Safe Haven Visa.
  • aged between 14 and 67.
  • able to work at least 8 hours per week and no more than 30. 
  • are receiving an income support payment.

You may be eligible for personalised support via Workforce Australia if you are:

  • currently unemployed.
  • someone who will benefit from more intensive assistance.
  • on income support with mutual obligation requirements.

Get started with CoAct

Step 1
Complete our easy form or call 1800 226 228 and we’ll get back to you within 24 hrs.
Step 2
Meet with our team. We’ll unpack your goals, skills and health condition, and identify the support you need.
Step 3
We’re with you every step of your journey to work, building your skills and confidence to find the right job for you.
Step 4
Our team will provide ongoing support once you are in work.

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Register your interest

Need help to find and keep a job? Call us on 1800 226 228 or complete our form and we’ll get back to you within the next 24 hours.

Are you an Australian citizen, permanent resident or hold a Temporary Protection, Special Category or Safe Haven Visa?
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Acknowledgement of First Nations Peoples

CoAct acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, water and community. We pay our respects to the peoples, the Cultures and the Elders past, present and emerging.

Diversity and inclusion

CoAct is committed to embracing diversity and inclusion by providing an inclusive service and work environment. We welcome everyone, irrespective of age, sex, gender, sexuality, culture, religion, size and ability.


We are committed to ensuring accessibility for people with disability. This includes digitally, in the workplace, and on the path to work. Online we continue to improve the user experience for every visitor by applying and upholding accessibility standards.
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