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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Parliamentary speech: Early Years Quality Fund Special Account Bill 2013
Subject: House of Representatives speech on the Early Years Quality Fund Special Account Bill 2013Thank you very much Speaker.
Federal Government grants to provide more child care places
The Australian Government will provide an extra $5 million to help local government deliver more child care places for communities facing the greatest shortages.
Transitioning to the new Remote Jobs and Communities Program
The Australian Government has announced extra support to help job seekers and Community Development Employment Projects providers to transition to the new Remote Jobs and Communities Program.
Davoren Park families get their child care centre back
Some eight months after it was severely damaged from an arson attack, Davoren Park families are now able to reclaim their child care centre where services have resumed.
Older, wiser and highly employable
Fresh from the success of the Jobs and Skills Expo yesterday, Jobs Week in Adelaide rolled on today with two events aimed at recruiting and assisting Adelaide’s mature age jobseekers.
Doorstop Interview: Adelaide - Adelaide Jobs and Skills Expo, Women in Parliament, Liberal Party fundraiser menu
KATE ELLIS: Today is an incredibly exciting day when hundreds of South Australians are going to get to leave the unemployment queues and find themselves new job opportunities.
Adelaide businesses join to put local jobseekers first
Twenty-five businesses in Adelaide have formed an unlikely alliance with Federal Government backing to publicly commit to creating, growing and finding jobs for South Australians.
Hundreds of jobs on offer at Adelaide expo
Hundreds of work and training opportunities will be on offer at the Jobs and Skills Expo in Adelaide tomorrow.
Free workshops to help Queenslanders get back to work
The Federal Government’s latest series of jobs workshops for sacked Queensland public servants kick off this week, starting in the Brisbane area before heading north.
Deadline looming for Child Care Flexibility grants
Services interested in providing more flexible hours of child care have until next Wednesday (12 June) to apply for grants that will fund their innovative ideas.
Child care sector growing in South Australia
A media report today about a peak body predicting child care centre closures is nearly identical to reported scare campaigns mounted and reported on in the past but which never eventuated.
Government project to boost child care places for families
The Gillard Government will ramp up efforts to increase child care places for Australian families by shining a spotlight on best practice child care centre planning.