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.
February Deadline on Employability Skills Training (EST) Referral Target
Jobactive providers must achieve a referral benchmark to avoid being in breach of the Deed.