Asylum Seeker Employment Skills Support (ASESS)
Employment and training support for temporary humanitarian visa holders in NSW
The Asylum Seeker Employment Skills Support (ASESS) program aims to break down barriers to employment, by providing practical support and assistance to help get a job, securing a brighter future for asylum seekers and their families. It offers a range of initiatives to help participants develop suitable career paths and provide them with the tools required to gain sustainable and skilled employment.
HOST International is one of two providers offering this service in NSW with our focus being on Western Sydney and all of regional NSW. The program is made possible through funding and partnership with the NSW Government.
Anyone living in NSW who holds one of the following visa's can apply for support:
Safe Haven Enterprise Visa (790)
Temporary Safe Haven Visa (449)
Temporary Protection Visa (785)
Temporary Humanitarian Concern visa (786)
Bridging visa with work rights whilst applying for any humanitarian visa
If you or someone you know would like support to find employment then please complete the following form and one of our team will be in touch with you.