Member Updates from the office of the Jobs Australia CEO - 25 March 2020

25 March 2020 - Jobs Australia is focussing our efforts to source as much information for you that is as “up to the minute” as possible.  A new tab has been established on the Jobs Australia website, www.ja.com.au “Coronavirus Updates”. For full media release click here. 

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Member Information from the office of Jobs Australia CEO - 26 March 2020

As you already know, the Australian business and social landscape has changed in an unpredictable and unprecedented way. Such an understatement, yet we still need to respond to many people regarding the seriousness of what we are experiencing. Experts are telling us that the situation will continue to change  - with no clear indication of how long. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Member Information from the office of Jobs Australia CEO - 30 March 2020

Many of you have asked Jobs Australia to provide a summary of current major banks relief packages. Combined with the Federal and State Government Financial stimulus, Bank Relief packages provide an essential pillar of business support. This support is available for your business, you personally as the business owner or your employees. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Jobs Australia Financial Stimulus COVID-19 Analysis - 30 March 2020

The team from Jobs Australia are continuing to stay up to date with all implications to our Members in relation to COVID-19 and as such have prepared a summary relating to the Federal Government’s Financial Stimulus Packages. Click here. 

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Jobs Australia Insurance Information Pertaining to COVID-19 - 2 April 2020

Jobs Australia is working hard with our insurance partner MARSH, to keep all Members whether covered by the Blanket Cover Insurance Program or not updated on all relevant insurance questions and information related to the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Jobs Australia CEO Member Update on the JobKeeper Financial Stimulus - 2 April 2020

Staying up to date with all the implications for our Members concerning COVID-19 is our priority and as such we attempt to move swiftly to navigate information, with the most recent focus being on the JobKeeper Financial Stimulus. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Media Release: New report provides insights on reducing long-term unemployment when the economy recovers - 3 April 2020

As Australia faces a period of high unemployment, Jobs Australia and the Australian Council of Social Service have released a report showing reform of employment services and commitments from employers will be crucial in reducing long-term unemployment in the recovery period. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

 

Jobs Australia tips for Managers and Team Leaders to support their Teams while working remotely through Coronavirus (COVID19) - 3 April 2020

Tips for Managers and Team Leaders to support their teams while working remotely. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Child Care Sector Financial Stimulus - 3 April 2020

Overnight the Federal Government made another release regarding the Financial Stimulus for the economy, this time relating to the Child Care Sector. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

 

Additional Support for Indigenous Australian Organisations, Businesses and Communities - 3 April 2020

Overnight the Federal Government advised it will spend an additional $123 million to help boost response to the impacts of COVID-19 throughout Indigenous Australian and Torres Strait Island Communities. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

 

New report provides insights on reducing long-term unemployment when economy recovers - 3 April 2020

As Australia faces a period of high unemployment, Jobs Australia and the Australian Council of Social Service have released a report showing reform of employment services and commitments from employers will be crucial in reducing long-term unemployment in the recovery period. Click here

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

 

Federal Government Stimulus Package - Apprenticeships - 3 April 2020

The Federal Government’s COVID-19 Stimulus Package - 3rd Tranche – did not immediately address Apprenticeships. Yesterday, however, it did. Click here.

This information and contents of this publication, current as at the date of publication, is general in nature to offer assistance to Jobs Australia Members and is for reference purposes only.  It does not constitute legal or financial advice.  If you are concerned about any topic covered, we recommend that you seek your own specific legal and financial advice before taking any action.

Fair Work Commission Brief- COVID-19 Amendments - 3 April 2020

The Jobs Australia Workplace Relations Team has summarised the proposed Fair Work amendments for COVID-19. Jobs Australia will continue to summarise this legislation and provide updates as they come to hand. Click here.

Faces of Unemployment Webinar - 29 April 2020

Join us for a special Member webinar on Faces of Unemployment. Click here.

Jobs Australia CEO Update: Economic Information for Jobs Australia Members - 6 April 2020

In a blink, the weekend ended and I hope every one of you managed to find some time for yourself over the weekend. The current circumstances we are all in makes it hard to think about ourselves. However, we must do so to stay in both good physical and mental health. Click here.

Fact Sheet: COVID-19 and Workplace Relations - 6 April 2020

Fact Sheet: COVID-19 and Workplace Relations. Click here.

Member Information from the office of Jobs Australia CEO - Charities and the JobKeeper Package

The team from Jobs Australia is 100% committed to summarising as much information as it comes to hand specifically for you, our Members.
 The Federal Government announced further updates to the JobKeeper Stimulus overnight specifically for Charities, and the details are summarised below. Click here.