Recent policy changes have created uncertainty at the commencement of the new Disability Employment Services (DES) program.
2020: The Next Generation of Employment Services Discussion Paper
The Department of Jobs and Small Business is seeking feedback on the future of employment services.
Labour Hire Licensing laws now passed in Victoria
Victoria is now the third state to put laws in place to provide barriers to entry to the labour hire industry of providers that do not meet basic standards. The Labour Hire Licensing Act 2018 (Vic) (Act) received Royal Assent on 26 June 2018.
Supported Employment Services Award: Changes from 1 July 2018
We advised members back in October 2017 that the Supported Employment Services Award had been varied to reflect a modified Supported Wage System for workers in Australian Disability Enterprises (ADE).