Smart, Skilled and Hired

The Smart, Skilled and Hired program is a NSW Government initiative that aims to lift young people’s long-term employment prospects, and expand the workforce to help businesses leverage growing demand in two key sectors of the NSW economy - disability and construction.

The program includes three sub-programs:

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    Youth employment

    Programs which help young people overcome barriers and get into employment.

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    Disability Sector Scale-Up program

    Assisting businesses, workers and local communities to maximise economic opportunities from the NDIS rollout.