Worker attraction toolkit
In response to national skills shortages, the Territory must continue to grow local workforce capability while continuing to attract and retain the best and brightest.
The topic of moving has become even more prominent throughout the pandemic and there is fierce competition across Australia to attract skilled workers.
The worker attraction toolkit is provided as a resource to assist Territory businesses to attract skilled workers from interstate and overseas to move to the Territory.
A range of other measures to support upskilling of our local workforce are also underway, read Northern Territory workforce boost - $12.8 million.
- About the Northern Territory global worker attraction campaign
The Northern Territory Government are encouraging skilled workers to move to the Territory.
- Get involved in the campaign
Territory businesses are encouraged to get involved in the campaign.
- Load your jobs on Seek and CareerOne
Partner with Australia’s key employment platforms.
- Post your jobs on your social media channels
Social media is a great tool to assist you in advertising your jobs.
- Download Territory worker attraction images and video
Download images and video to use to highlight unique Territory opportunities.
- Chat to your peak industry association
Industry associations often provide support for recruitment activities.
- Work with the department
There are a range of programs to assist business in recruiting suitable workers.
- Consider upskilling or reskilling employees
Upskilling and reskilling current employees is a great way to build a sustainable workforce.
- Employ overseas workers
There are a number of visa options available to hire overseas workers.