Announcing the Minister's Awards for Excellence for Employers of Australian Apprentices

Individuals and businesses that have made an outstanding contribution to training and promoting Australian apprenticeships were recognised tonight by the Minister for Education, Julia Gillard.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

New projects to boost skilled labour in regional Australia

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today announced 15 new projects under theTargeting Skills Needs in Regionsprogram to help address regional workforce needs.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Australian Higher Education Graduation Statement

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today announced that an Australian Higher Education Graduation Statement will be introduced to make Australian qualifications recognised and renowned…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Safe Work Australia

Tomorrow the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard will introduce legislation to establish Safe Work Australia into the Federal Parliament.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP
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Mystery Reader causes a stir at Chapman Primary School

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, surprised year four students at Chapman Primary School in Canberra today, visiting the school as a Mystery Reader to celebrate National Reading Day.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

Australian youth to shine on the world stage

The Minister for Youth, Kate Ellis, is encouraging young Australians to apply to become Australia’s Youth Representative, as part of the 2009 Australian Delegation to the United Nations in New…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Reform of Employment Services in Australia

The House of Representatives, Parliament House,Canberra

Release type: Speech

Date: 2 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Microsoft Partnership to create Indigenous job opportunities

The Australian Government today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Microsoft Australia to create valuable employment opportunities for Indigenous Australians.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Governments plan to increase employment participation outlined

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor, today outlined how the Rudd Government’s new employment services would help job seekers off income support and into sustainable…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

The ISCA Parliamentary Forum

The ISCA Parliamentary Forum, Old Parliament House, Canberra, 1 September 2008 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Thank you for that warm welcome.

Release type: Speech

Date: 1 September 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

OECD school leadership reports support Governments plan

A new Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) report has called for improving school leadership to be a priority for national education policies.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

New partnership to tackle Tasmanian skills shortages

Joint Media Release with David Bartlett MP, Tasmanian Premier, Minister for Education & Skills

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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