Through the PaTH program AFA Members can host an internship placement in their business and see if the candidate is a good fit. You will receive $1000 to help with the costs of hosting an intern, and the intern is covered by insurance through the program.
Just 200 young people have got jobs in the first four months of the Turnbull Government’s $750 million youth employment program. The PaTH program, as in Prepare, Trial, Hire, aims to provide young long-term unemployed with employability skills before they apply for an internship with the objective of getting a job.
Since April 1, 7000 young people have commenced employability training, 1,015 internships have started, and 200 young people have gained employment. To find out more click here