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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New Year changes for workplace relations and workplace safety

Important changes to the workplace relations system and coverage of national work health and safety laws come into effect tomorrow.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 January 2013

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Improving early childhood opportunities for more than 4000 children

An early childhood development program is being expanded to cover an additional 50 new sites across Australia and to give more than 4000 children a solid learning foundation before school.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

More than 350 jobs on offer at Jobs Expo

More than 350 jobs and training opportunities will be up for grabs today at the Australian Government Jobs and Skills Expo in Townsville. Minister for Employment Participation Kate Ellis said the Tow

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Senator Mark Furner

Launch of OECD Activation Review and ‘Employment Services: Building on Success’ issues paper

Like many people here today, I am very appreciative of the OECD’s rigour and perspective.

Release type: Speech

Date: 11 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Building a world class employment participation system for Australia

Australia is a world leader in employment participation according to a report released by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) today. Minister for Employment Participati

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Big states block national action to reduce child care waiting lists

Federal Minister for Early Childhood and Child Care Kate Ellis today slammed the O’Farrell, Newman, Barnett and Baillieu governments for blocking national action to create more child care places…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Adelaide to host vital child care deliberations

The Minister for Early Childhood and Child Care Kate Ellis will meet with state and territory child care Ministers in Adelaide today to call for action across all three tiers of government to…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 7 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

More than 160 locals find jobs at Jobs and Skills Expo

More than 160 locals have already linked up to a job thanks to the Jobs and Skills Expo in Batemans Bay yesterday. 

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 6 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Dr Mike Kelly MP

More than 200 jobs on offer at jobs expo

More than 200 jobs and training opportunities will be up for grabs today at the Australian Government Jobs and Skills Expo in Batemans Bay.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 5 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • The Hon Dr Mike Kelly MP

Townsville Jobs and Skills Expo to help Queensland workers

Hundreds of jobs will be on offer to Queensland workers facing redundancy from Newman Government cuts at the Townsville Jobs and Skills Expo next week.   

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 3 December 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Senator The Hon Jan McLucas

Policy free Opposition resorting to shamelessly misleading public on child care assistance

The Minister for Early Childhood and Child Care Kate Ellis today slammed Tony Abbott for misleading parents and spreading misinformation about government child care expenditure.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 November 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Coalition divided on child care reforms

Minister for Early Childhood and Child Care Kate Ellis today said the recent splits in the Liberal Party’s position show they are divided and have no real plans to provide a quality child care…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 November 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP