Rewarding work for every veteran and their immediate family

Looking for work? Changing careers? Or maybe you want help to find your passion and purpose?

We help veterans, their partners, and immediate family members find a rewarding job. It doesn’t matter how long ago you served, what stage you are at in your work journey, or how old you are.

Take advantage of our free career support services, specialist coaches and gain access to our extensive employer network.

The RSL Veterans’ Employment Program has received grant funding from the Australian Government and is free to access. You do not need to be a member of the RSL for us to help you.

HOW WE SUPPORT YOU

We can help you find work, change careers or find your passion and purpose.

Our specialist coaches offer free career transition and navigation, job-seeking assistance and training services.

They know how to translate military skills and experience for a civilian career and our tailored program gives you a competitive edge.


Career Navigation

Support to translate your skills for the civilian labour market and identify the steps that need to be taken to forge a new path.

Career Coaching

Assistance with resumes and cover letters. Coaching to strategise for job interviews and practise interview skills.

Connections to Employers

Connections to employers that appreciate the unique combination of qualifications, skills, training and experience veterans have to offer.

WHO DO WE HELP?

The RSL Veterans' Employment Program provides free career support services for veterans, their partners, and immediate family members. It doesn’t matter how long ago you served, what stage you are at in your work journey, or how old you are, you can take advantage of our free career support services, specialist coaches and gain access to our extensive employer network.



Veterans

If you served at least one full day in the Australian Defence Force we can help you.

Partners and Immediate Family of Ex- Serving ADF

This free program is available to partners and immediate family members of ADF personnel, including serving, ex-serving and deceased veterans.

Reservist and Allied Veterans

If you have served at least one full day in the Australian Defence Force as a reservist we can help you.

If you have served at least one full day in Allied forces we can also help you.

EMPLOYERS - HIRE A VETERAN

Join the Australian organisations supporting greater employment opportunities for veterans.

Over 5,000 highly trained, skilled people leave the Defence Force each year, looking for a fulfilling career in the civilian job market.

Employers in the RSL Veterans’ Employment Program tell us that people who have proudly served our country are highly dedicated, committed employees who are strong team members and contribute a unique skill set and perspective to their organisation.

If your organisation recognises the value our veterans have to offer, please get in touch with us. We can connect you with people who will become a real asset to your organisation.