The Hon Simon Crean MP
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Expert panel to advise on apprenticeship reforms
Education Minister, Simon Crean, today announced an expert panel has been established to advise the Government on reform options for the Australian Apprenticeships system.
Helping South Australians get ready for work
The Gillard Government is giving young people in South Australia more access to pre apprenticeship training opportunities, through a $3.5 million investment through the Apprentice Kickstart…
Boosting Skills and Training in South Australia
Education Minister Simon Crean and Innovation Minister Kim Carr today announced the Federal Government will invest $38.2 million in two education and training projects to boost the supply of…
A strong start to prepare skills for the future
The Gillard Government welcomes and shares the concerns raised today in the Australian Industry Group and Deloitte CEO survey on skills shortages.
Review of School Funding – Final Terms of Reference
Education Minister Simon Crean has released the final Terms of Reference for the first comprehensive Government review of school funding in over 30 years.
Employment surges in June
Labour force figures released today by the ABS reflect the underlying strength and resilience of the Australian labour market and are testament to the success of the Government’s stimulus measures and
Erratic Abbott to break contracts and cause chaos in schools
Federal Education Minister Simon Crean today warned that the Opposition’s hollow promise on re-directing funding for school buildings was a threat to education, jobs and the Australian economy.
Improving the quality of higher education and VET sectors
Federal Education Employment and Workplace Relations Minister, Simon Crean, today announced the appointment of four Interim positions to help set up a national system of quality assurance and…
Jobs Expo Record - 1,200 jobs created
Joint Media Release with: The Hon Jason Clare MPParliamentary Secretary for Employment
More than 1000 jobs on offer at the Parramatta Jobs Expo
Joint Media Release with: The Hon Laurie Ferguson MPMember For Reid Julie Owens MPMember For Parramatta