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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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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 18 June 2013

Ministers:

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

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.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 14 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Nick Champion MP

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.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 13 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Mr Steve Georganas MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 June 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP