Starting a new job

Changes to entitlements

Changes to some employment entitlements and obligations, including casual employment, compassionate leave, personal/carer’s leave, superannuation and to address sexual harassment at work, may affect some of the information in this online learning course.

We’re reviewing the information in this online learning course in light of these changes. We encourage you to check back here for updates.

For more information, see:


Course overview

This course provides general guidance about starting a new job.

It will help you understand:

  • what your rights are
  • what questions to ask
  • the types of behaviour expected in the workplace.

There’s also information to help parents, teachers, friends and career advisers assist young people to start work in a confident and positive way.

Resources to download: