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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Speech to the “New Horizons for Educational Research Conference”

ADELAIDE, 29 SEPTEMBER 2011 Please check against delivery.

Release type: Speech

Date: 29 September 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

JobAccess celebrates 100,000 enquiries

WorkFocus Australia, the Australian Government’s JobAccess service provider, today celebrated responding to 100,000 enquiries about the employment of people with disability.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 27 September 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Government delivering stability in the child care market

The Australian Government has taken the next step in ensuring ongoing stability in the child care market, following the overnight collapse of ABC Learning in 2008.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 September 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

More information available on Mychild.gov.au

Australian families now have a quick and easy way to estimate their out of pocket child care costs, thanks to improvements to the Australian Government’s MyChild website.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 September 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Address to the National Disability Services employment forum 2011

Hilton Hotel, SydneyThank you to National Disability Services [NDS] for having me here today to engage directly with so many providers working hard within our community to improve the…

Release type: Speech

Date: 5 September 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Adult Learners’ Week 2011 encourages life-long learning

Adult Learners’ Week 2011 was launched today at the WEA Centre in Adelaide with the theme “It’s only the beginning: Later life learning and career shifting,

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 September 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Minister calls on employers to give people with a disability a go

Minister for Employment Participation, Kate Ellis today released the Employer perspectives on recruiting people with disability and the role of Disability Employment Services study.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 August 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Helping women exposed to homelessness and violence

Sixty women who are experiencing homelessness due to family violence or mental illness will benefit from the new Employment Program for Women project.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 August 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

New funding to boost child care quality

Minister for Employment Participation and Child Care, Kate Ellis has welcomed the passage of theFamily Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Budget Measures) Bill 2010through the…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 August 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

First national guidelines for school age care for Australian kids

A new framework for providers of before and after school and vacation care will provide educators and parents with the first national set of guidelines and expected results for the school age care…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 August 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Discussion Paper on Remote Participation and Employment Services released

Joint media release also with The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Connecting Youth to Career Pathways in Oakleigh

One hundred and forty young people who have disengaged or are at risk of disengaging from school will benefit from a new $501,000 Innovation Fund Connecting Youth to Career Pathways project in…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 10 August 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Anna Burke MP