Considering a Career Switch
Before you make a career change, consider these tips to make a successful switch.
Try a job to assess your job fit
Career Trial allows you to gain new work experiences through a short-term work stint. After completing the stint, the employer may offer you a job position that pays at least $1,500/month (for full-time) or $750/month (for part-time).
Here are some other benefits that you’ll enjoy while undergoing the Career Trial.
|Funding component||Funding for Singapore Citizens|
|Training allowance for jobseekers|| $7.50 – $15/hour|
Full-time: From 16 hours to 480 hours (up to 3 months)
Part-time: From 16 to 240 hours (capped at 80hrs/month, up to 3 months)
Retention incentive for jobseekers
| Retention of 3 or more months: one-off $500 incentive|
Retention of 6 or more months: additional one-off $1,000 incentive
Note: Eligible jobseekers will not receive CPF contributions as there is no formal employer-employee relationship. If you are under the Career Trial, you will be covered by insurance provided by WSG/NTUC e2i.