SST part of $840 million Youth Employment package announced by Federal Government


In the 2016-2017 Budget the Federal Government announced an $840 million Youth Employment package to give young people the employability skills and real work experience they need to obtain employment. The new package centres on three key elements;

Stirling Skills Training (SST) are set to expand their Employment Services programs after the Federal Government awarded SST with five location to deliver Employability Skills Training in the following regions;

SST are excited and proud to be a panel member in delivering generalist training with indicative numbers show that we have the potential to reach out, engage and deliver services to a pool of over 7000 jobseekers.

This is an exciting time for SST as we expand our current scope of services in the three existing Transition to Work locations, but also to move into the new regions of;

Under the expansion, SST will employ new team members to assist with the delivery of this new contract, the new service will be operational from 1st April 2017 and it’s a five year contract.


Luke Dean
General Manager Employment Services