Employing older people

Older people can bring a lifetime's worth of experience to your business. There are resources and funding available for employers looking to hire staff aged 50 and over.


The joblinks website connects local employers with local people, like older people, who are looking to work close to home.


Jobsearch is a Federal jobs portal for Seniors with information on Restart grants for up to $10,000 for hiring older workers. https://jobsearch.gov.au/restart-for-over-50s

CALD Seniors Grants Program

Grants aimed at culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) seniors are available to Yarra employers.