Have you recently moved to Australia? Are you looking for employment opportunities that match your education, skills and experience?

Support for Newcomers

Moving to a new country can be both exciting and challenging. There is a world of opportunities out there, but sometimes it can be difficult to get started.

The Kaleidoscope Initiative works with communities, professional networks and employers, so newcomers can gain industry insights, professional contacts and job search support. The path to employment in Australia can involve many steps. On this page, we’ve listed the most common steps that you can take in your job search.

Get informed

Get informed 

Newcomers - spouse visa

Get informed – Partner/Spouse visa holders

Work desk job search

Assess yourself and access training

Gain Australian workplace exposure

Secure connections



The Kaleidoscope Initiative acknowledges that some content on these pages has been adapted from resources developed by our partner organisation TRIEC.