Employment

News

The following is a list of all the news items that are associated with Employment.

Monthly Leading Indicator of Employment Latest Release.

News | 18 January 2017

Department of Employment releases the January edition of the Monthly Leading Indicator of Employment

Labour Market Information Portal (LMIP)

News | 9 December 2016

Launch of Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Initiative

News | 4 December 2016

The Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Initiative will assist young people to create their own job by starting a small business.

Assistance for retrenched workers from the Hazelwood mine and power station in the Latrobe Valley, Victoria

News | 3 November 2016

The Government has today announced it will provide a $3 million structural adjustment package to support retrenched workers and their partners from the Hazelwood mine, power station and supply chain businesses in the Latrobe Valley, Victoria.

New Australian Jobs website for employers

News | 14 October 2016

The Australian Jobs website is now live.

New Australian Jobs website

News | 14 October 2016

The Australian Jobs website is now live.

Job Search Tips Information Session 29 September 2016

News | 21 September 2016

The Department of Employment is running a job search tips information session for job seekers. 

Employability Skills Training consultation paper released

News | 18 August 2016

Jobs Fair to be held in Geelong in July

News | 12 July 2016

25 July 2016 - 10.00 am – 4.00 pm Geelong Arena, 110 Victoria Street, North Geelong (corner of Victoria Street and Baxter Road)

Jobs Fair to be held in Broadmeadows in August

News | 4 July 2016

Wednesday 24 August 2016 - 2.00 pm – 7.00 pm Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows, Victoria

Jobs Fair to be held in Peel in June

News | 19 May 2016

Wednesday 22 June 2016 - 9.00 am – 3.30 pm Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Ormsby Terrace, Mandurah

Jobs Fair to be held in Port Augusta in June

News | 19 May 2016

Thursday 30 June 2016 - 10.00 am – 3.00 pm Central Oval Community Sporting Hub

2016–17 Budget handed down

News | 3 May 2016

On Tuesday 3 May the Treasurer the Hon Scott Morrison handed down the 2016–17 Budget.

Australian Jobs 2016 – Launchpad into the labour market

News | 2 May 2016

Information on the Australian labour market can be confusing, but the Australian Jobs report provides an easy to follow analysis of key trends and issues.

Jake’s enthusiasm in Work for the Dole lands him a job!

News | 12 April 2016

Through Work for the Dole, the RSPCA in Darwin has been providing local job seekers with an array of opportunities to improve their employability skills and confidence.

Restoration of Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

News | 5 April 2016

Job seekers on the Gold Coast are participating in a positive and worthwhile Work for the Dole activity at the National Trust Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, a Gold Coast tourist attraction dedicated to the conservation of native flora and protection of native Australian wildlife. 

NEIS 30 Years of Success

News | 30 March 2016

‘Care and Share’ programme - a community in action

News | 29 March 2016

Job seekers participating in the Australian Government’s Work for the Dole programme have helped to support mature age members of their local community through the Care and Share programme at the Trinity Baptist Church Centre in South Australia. 

Connecting with the Community at PepperTree Place

News | 22 March 2016

PepperTree Place community garden and nursery in Coburg has a vision to become a community hub that nurtures the wellbeing of people and their environment. It was established so the local community could learn essential gardening, cooking and dietary skills and provide connections for community...

Successful ParentsNext project providers announced

News | 9 March 2016

Today the Minister for Employment, Senator the Hon. Michaelia Cash announced the organisations that will deliver ParentsNext Projects in 10 areas throughout Australia.

Jobs Fair to be held in Burnie in March

News | 28 February 2016

22 March 2016 - 10.00 am – 2.30 pm Burnie Arts & Function Centre, Wilmot Street, Burnie (Access via Jones and King Streets)

Contemporary aboriginal art project a success for Toowoomba jobseekers

News | 25 February 2016

Second round of successful Transition to Work service providers announced

News | 17 February 2016

A further 19 organisations have been announced under the second round of the Government’s Transition to Work service, to help young people move into work or continue their education.

A goldmine of opportunity for jobseekers

News | 9 February 2016

The restoration of historic steam train locomotives has boosted tourist numbers to the old goldfields of Victoria and given job seekers new skills that will help them find jobs.

Australian Government expands the Seasonal Worker Programme further into the agricultural sector

News | 8 February 2016

On 8 February 2016, the Australian Government announced further expansion of the Seasonal Worker Programme, from primarily horticulture to the broader agricultural sector. Employers in a range of agriculture industries including cattle, sheep, grain and mixed enterprises will now be able to...