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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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.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 9 April 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Gary Gray AO, MP

WA child care services encouraged to apply for wages boost

Minister for Early Childhood and Child Care, Kate Ellis and Fremantle MHR, Melissa Parke today visited local early childhood educators and parents in Fremantle to call on Western Australian child…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 9 April 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Melissa Parke MP

Ballarat children given education kick-start

A new purpose-built education centre is now allowing one of Ballarat’s largest schools to provide care and education services to infants and toddlers for the first time.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 April 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Ballarat businesses urged to employ older workers

Businesses in and around Ballarat were today encouraged to recruit mature-age workers using Australian Government assistance.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 April 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Catherine King MP

Record child care services delivered in Australia

Latest statistics show a record number of families accessing child care courtesy of the Australian Government’s measures to inc

Release type: Media Release

Date: 31 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Better support for job seekers with disability

Job seekers with disability in South Australia will now receive additional support and assistance to find a job with a new employment office up and running.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Major boost for Indigenous education in Victoria

Indigenous university students in Victoria now have access to better teaching facilities and equipment thanks to a major refurbishment at Deakin University in Geelong.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Darren Cheeseman MP

Government goes into bat for older workers

Businesses in and around Geelong were today encouraged to recruit mature-age workers using Australian Government assistance.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Darren Cheeseman MP

Flexible child care for Victorian shift workers

Families supported by shift workers in Melbourne’s south-east are among those to benefit from an $11 million package to increase the flexibility and accessibility of child care across Australia.…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Boost for quality early childhood education

The Gillard Government will invest $300 million over two years to boost the quality of early childhood education and support workplace reform.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 March 2013

Ministers:

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

Child Care Flexibility Fund to deliver more Child Care options

The Australian Government will establish a $1.3 million Child Care Flexibility Fund to help community organisations and interested stakeholders provide more flexible child care to better meet the…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 18 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Flexible child care options for modern families

Minister for Early Childhood and Child Care Kate Ellis today announced the Australian Government will introduce a package of new measures to provide more flexible and accessible child care to…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 March 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP