Have you been receiving Parenting Payment for at least 6 months, not worked during that six months and have a child aged under six years?

ParentsNext may be the program for you. Your eligibility for the program is assessed by the Department of Human Services.

Being involved in ParentsNext gives you the confidence and skills that are suited for you and your family when the time is right. We offer a range of assistance to help you achieve your employment goals including:


Understanding that everyone faces different challenges and offering support to address them

Increasing your confidence through developing skills to gain paid work

Linking you to local activities and services

Career coaching

Assistance to connect with child care providers

Direct Recruitment Jobfind conducts the ParentsNext program from our offices located in Melbourne’s CBD, Richmond, Camberwell and Cheltenham.