JobSearch Sessions : a more productive approach

TBC: Not that I will go so far as to assume that all job agencies are the same, but from my experience, and from what I’ve observed so too heard from others, one way or another finding themselves facing long term unemployment, it’s perhaps our Job providers and the Job Search System itself that requires…

A New Way, A New Perspective: COVID-19

And by lack of appropriated resources, I mean to ease the demand on our health system, and the costs and struggles resulting from increased demand on our health care and/or age related services. As well the demands of working families re: childcare services… ??? Simple DIY…. Jobseekers, aka Newstarters today might have an abundance of…

Rent Certficate

Hey Newstarters, These aren’t as easy to come by these days so I thought I’d post for everyone’s convenience. You can also have one sent out to you directly by phoning Centrelink. If you need to update your address details this can also been done online via : A) my.gov.au B) Centrelink’s Express Plus App!…

A Centrelink Advance – just in time for Christmas

Hey Newstarters, With Christmas fast approaching and Newstart allowance forever just as limiting πŸ˜– the thought of how you’re going to get by this holiday period, may well be getting you down. Those who resonate, may be ecstatic (if not, at least interested) to learn of Centrelink’s Advance Payments. An annual advanced payment available to…

My Benefit Free A-Z Series for NSW JobSeekers: B is for Breakdown

TBC B is for Breakdown #BenefitFreeAtoZ #WIP #NSWjobseekers  Or should I say, Break-it-down, to prevent Breakdown!  With  20 jobs to apply for every 25 days, it’s no wonder we JobSeekers sometimes feel as though we’ve reached our wits end.  At times finding one desirable, realistically attainable and futuristically maintainable job, may seem like hard work,…

Centrelink Express Plus! An Appy Must πŸ˜‰

Centrelink’s Express Plus app has a plethora of useful applications: – upload documents, – keep track of any random work/jobs that need reporting – digital wallet for your healthcare ‘card’ πŸ€” Save time and effort not having to queue the dreaded Centrelink line to hand in a few documents or face the anxiety your posted…

Travel Concessions for NSW Jobseekers.. 😲

Did you know NSW Jobseekers are entitled to travel concessions? 😱 This is something Centrelink failed to let me know on application of Newstart, hence why I’m here telling you now.. For regular public transport goers, travelling with an Opal Concession may amount to huge savings in transportation costs, but remember, you will also need…