Department of State Development


Support for Coca-Cola workers

23 Feb 2017 Skills, Industry

The State Government has brokered an agreement with Coca-Cola Amatil to create a $4000 support package for each worker affected by the closure of the bottling plant in Thebarton for access to career advice, funded training, financial advice and healt

$4 million for jobs in northern Adelaide to support the NDIS rollout

14 Nov 2016 Skills

Job seekers and employers in northern Adelaide will benefit from a State Government skills and jobs initiative to support the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) rollout.

More than $780,000 to help families in northern Adelaide

01 Nov 2016 Skills

Families facing or experiencing retrenchment in northern Adelaide will receive tailored professional and practical support through an expanded State Government program.

Training boost to help South Australians become job-ready

20 Oct 2016 Skills

More than 3,100 training places are now available to South Australians seeking to obtain a qualification and get a job, through the State Government’s WorkReady training and jobs strategy.

Awards celebrate South Australia’s top achievers in vocational education and training

12 Sep 2016 Skills

Childhood memories of spending time with his grandfather – a career boilermaker for 40 years – helped spark the career of an engineering apprentice, who has taken a top honour at the 2016 South Australian Training Awards.

Plan to grow South Australia’s $1.2 billion international student sector

02 Sep 2016 Skills

Traveling from all over the world to study in South Australia, the the state’s 32,000 incoming students spend a massive $1.2 billion on education, accommodation, food, goods and services, a report by Deloitte Access Economics (DAE) shows.

Applications open for tailored employment projects to help job seekers get work

29 Aug 2016 Skills

Applications are now open for projects to assist job seekers, including those who are young, Aboriginal, mature aged or people with disability, to gain employment.

First Small Business Development Fund recipients announced

24 Jul 2016 Skills

Ten northern Adelaide-based start-ups will share in grants of $159,000 to help make their business dreams a reality, while two established businesses will share in a total of $120,000 to expand their operations and create jobs.

Up to $1.6 million for projects to help 900 job seekers gain skills for employment

19 Jul 2016 Skills

Hundreds of job seekers will have the opportunity to be connected to jobs through the latest round of a State Government employment program.

Key sponsorship boosts South Australia’s defence and STEM capabilities

11 Jul 2016 Skills, Science, Innovation

Defence technology and innovation company Lockheed Martin Australia will be sponsoring university students in two programs which aim to strengthen their skills and experience to boost South Australia's defence and science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) credentials.