The Future of Employment Services 2020 is here: I want to wok
The report from the expert Panel on the future of employment services from 2020 is now available on DJSB website along with supporting reports from the NOUS Group and Social Research Centre.
The Wages Crisis in Australia
In a new book, Michael Pegg from the Workplace relations team at Jobs Australia has collaborated with Fiona Macdonald from RMIT with a chapter examining “Contracting out of community services, marketisation and wages”.
Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers Program
The Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers Program has been announced by DET to provide eligible Australians with advice and guidance on transitioning into new roles within their current industry or pathways to a new career, including referral to relevant education and training options.
Why welfare conditionality still matters
Jobs Australia's Simone Casey was invited to participate in the panel on welfare conditionality at the ACOSS conference following Professor Dwyer's keynote address. The panel was recorded and was broadcast of the ABCs Big Ideas program last week. Find out more about the welfare conditionality by reading on.