Hon Kate Ellis

The Hon Kate Ellis MP

  • Minister for Early Childhood, Childcare and Youth and Minister for Employment Participation

Welcome to the media centre archive for the Hon Kate Ellis, Minister for Early Childhood, Childcare and Youth and Minister for Employment Participation. This site contains material issued by Ministers and the Parliamentary Secretary in the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio.

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Government’s helping hand to Western Australian families using child care

The Federal Labor Government is providing more than $280 million in child care fee assistance directly into the pockets of Western Australian families each year.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Better wages on the way for early childhood educators

Early childhood educators across Australia will soon start receiving better wages through a $300 million Federal Government fund.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Kickstart for Indigenous kids

A program that has proved highly effective in helping parents across 50 Australian communities to become their child’s first teachers will focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

Perth jobs market brings hundreds of vacancies

Thousands of local job seekers will flow through the doors of the Perth Convention and Entertainment Centre tomorrow (Friday) ready to fill vacancies at the Federal Government’s hugely popular…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 18 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Sue Lines

Australia's oldest family company goes into bat for older workers

Australia’s oldest family-owned company is now an official flag bearer for older workers, signing up as an Australian Government Corporate Champion.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 18 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Melissa Parke MP

Election survey to reveal what makes young Australians tick

A national survey of young first-time voters will shine a light on issues that are important to them when they head to the polls, Youth Minister Kate Ellis announced today.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Supporting jobs for people with disability

The Federal Government has moved to build on Labor’s historic reforms for people with disability by supporting them to find and keep jobs through a $640,000 package of new employment partnerships…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 15 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

New Gosford service to boost employment for disabilities

More than 2,500 job seekers with disability in the Central Coast region will receive more help to find a job with the opening of a new disability employment office in Gosford.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Popular jobs expo returns to Gosford with hundreds of job vacancies

Thousands of local job seekers are expected to flow through the doors of the Race Club tomorrow (Wednesday) when the Australian Government’s popular Jobs and Skills Expo returns to Gosford.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Federal Government expo to help Perth job seekers

The Federal Government will hold one of its successful Jobs and Skills Expo in Perth on Friday, 19 July providing hundreds of employment and skills training opportunities for local job seekers.…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 July 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

$1.6 million extra for national disability employment projects

The Labor Government is providing $1.6 million nationally for innovative projects aimed at increasing employment opportunities for people with disability.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Bill Shorten MP
  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

More pay for child care professionals

Qualified early childhood and child care professionals will soon receive increased pay from $3 per hour courtesy of the Labor Government following today’s passage of the Early Years Quality Fund…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP