Job assistance in Geelong

There are a number of organisations in Geelong that can provide job and career support.

Jobs Victoria Employment Network providers

The Jobs Victoria Employment Network (JVEN) is the Victorian Government's major activity to help Victorians facing barriers to employment into jobs. Other providers with continue this work in Geelong and you may choose to enrol with one of their services.

They are free of charge.

Phone:  1300 208 575 
Email:  [email protected] 

Skills and Jobs Centre

The Gordon Skills and Jobs Centre offers a free career service for all residents of Geelong.

They offer:

  • One-on-one career counselling appointments
  • Job applications assistance including resumés and interviews tips

Bookings are required for all assistance.

Phone:  03 5225 0700  
Email:  [email protected] 

Centrelink / Services Australia

Centrelink provides social security payments and services to Australians. Visit this site to assess your eligibility for payments and to apply online. They can also assist with payments for job loss or reduction due to the coronavirus.

Call 132 850 Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.


To access Jobactive provider assistance, you will need a referral from Centrelink (see above).

Community Services and Support

If you would like to access other community support such as counselling, financial support services, housing, disability, multicultural or other supports, please visit our online Community Directory or call 03 5272 5272, Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

Page last updated: Monday, 1 June 2020