The Hon Gary Gray AO, MP
Seasonal worker program expanded across WA accommodation
Accommodation businesses across Western Australia will be able to employ seasonal labour from eight Pacific Island countries and Timor-Leste with the extension of the Seasonal Workers Program…
800 jobs on offer at Rockingham jobs expo
More than 800 jobs and training opportunities were on offer at the Australian Government’s Jobs and Skills Expo in Rockingham today.
Port Kennedy language development school leading innovative trial
An innovative tele-therapy approach to educating students with disability is being trialled at the Peel Language Development School.
Supporting mature-age job seekers to boost business in WA
Business leaders came together at a Corporate Champions seminar in Perth today to tackle age discrimination and boost the number of mature-age Australians in the local workforce.
New project opens doors to Murdoch University
Young Western Australians from Rockingham, Kwinana and the Peel region will be inspired and supported to study at Murdoch University through a new Federal Government project launched today.
Launch of National Telework Week
The Prime Minister today committed the Australian Public Service (APS) to achieving the goal of 12 per cent of APS employees regularly teleworking by 2020 at the launch of National Telework Week…
Surge in families taking up more affordable child care
A record number of families are taking up child care as a result of the Australian Government's measures to make childcare fees more affordable.
Thousands expected to attend Jobs and Skills Expo announced in Kwinana
The Australian Government Jobs and Skills Expo is coming to Kwinana in September, bringing with it hundreds of local job and skills training opportunities for job seekers in the region.
Employment program sees ROCKSTARs in the making
The Minister for Indigenous Employment and Economic Development, Julie Collins MP, today welcomed the launch of an innovative program to prepare, train and employ 300 Indigenous job seekers for…
40 Indigenous jobs for south west Perth
A new job and training program for Indigenous job seekers living in the south west metropolitan area of Perth will provide 40 jobs in the retail, hospitality and local government sectors.
Outstanding results at Rockingham Lakes Primary
Rockingham Lakes Primary School deserves to be congratulated for its outstanding results in literacy and numeracy, Senator Collins and local MP Gary Gray said today.
Apprentice Kickstart - Teenagers starting an apprenticeship in Rockingham - tripled!
The Rudd Government’s Apprentice Kickstart initiative has seen the number of teenagers starting an apprenticeship in Rockingham triple over summer, Parliamentary Secretary for Employment Jason…