Apprentice and Trainee Re-engagement Register

Information and support for apprentices and trainees who have lost their jobs


The National Apprentice Employment Network (NAEN) is providing information to apprentices and trainees who have lost their jobs to assist their re‑engagement.

Who can register here:

  • Apprentices and trainees who have lost their jobs and are seeking re-engagement
  • Employers of any size, including Group Training Organisations who wish to post a vacancy to recommence a displaced apprentice or trainee

 What are the benefits of re-engagement for employers and Group Training Organisations?

  • You will be employing an apprentice or trainee that comes with existing training and employment experience under their belt
  • You may be eligible to receive a wage subsidy *

(*) advice relating to eligibility can be sought from your Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) provider.


View Current Vacancies

If you are an apprentice or trainee looking for re-engagement: 

  • Read our terms and conditions

  • Self-register on this portal
  • Check that your registration is confirmed by email
  • When alerts are received by email or SMS, check for suitable vacancies
  • Click on a vacancy that interests you and contact the employer if you would like more information
  • Respond to any emails received by employers that have expressed interest in your candidacy
  • Research the employer’s background and business before you respond
  • Treat this as a potential new job opportunity and apply professionally if the vacancy suits you
  • If you have questions, you can go to our online enquiries here

If you are a potential employer looking to re-engage an apprentice or trainee:  

  • Read our terms and conditions

  • Register your business on this portal
  • Register your vacancy for an apprentice or trainee
  • Once your vacancy is assessed eligible candidates will be able to view your vacancy and apply
  • Once an application is linked to your vacancy it will be delivered to the email address you used when you registered 
  • If you have questions, you can go to our online enquiries here

For businesses that want to employ, retain or reengage an apprentice or trainee:


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