Experiences from employers and workers

This page shows employers and mature age workers share their experiences.

Mature Age employment - Changing careers at any age

Matt has some advice for mature age job seekers about the challenges of changing industries and rewards of finding a job you love.

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jobactive retrained my mature age employee into a new field

Colin Johns, Managing Director of Transformer Services, talks about hiring a mature age employee through Restart.

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Attributes of mature age workers - Metro Filters

Patrick Phang,Manager of Metro Filters, has hired mature age employees through Restart and says their responsibility, punctuality and job pride is second to none.

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Mature age worker brings life skills to Care Options

Sheilah Cummins, CEO of Care Options, hired a mature age employee through the Restart who brings a wealth of experience and a diverse background to their organisation.

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Restart - Firestorm Motorcycles

Sam Hurley, owner of Firestorm Motorcycles, hired Brett – a mature aged worker who had the perfect skillset and passion in e-commerce and motorbikes.

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jobactive help find skilled mature age employees

Andrew Thomas helps run CB Ideal Tapware and says that mature age workers have the technical skills that can guide some of the younger staff.

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