Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
- Parliamentary Secretary
Welcome to the media centre archive for Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins, former Parliamentary Secretary for School Education and Workplace Relations. This site contains material issued by Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries in the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio.
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Support extended for students with disability in Tasmania
Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Senator Jacinta Collins and Senator for Tasmania Carol Brown today visited Tasmania’s Austins Ferry Primary School to meet with students and teachers…
A fair go for Tassie job seekers with disability
Job seekers with disability in Tasmania now have better access to services to help them find work thanks to increased investment by the Gillard Government.
Address to Australian Industry Group Personnel and IR Conference, Canberra
Thanks Innes [Willox, Chief Executive, Ai Group].
Launching the ‘Drive’ for local jobs
A month-long Jobs Drive aiming to boost job opportunities for Central Coast locals began today at the Umina Surf Life Saving Club.
National plan to invest in local schools
Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Senator Jacinta Collins, and Deb O’Neill MP, Member for Robertson today visited St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School in East Gosford to discuss with…
Support extended for students with disability
School Education Minister Peter Garrett and Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Senator Jacinta Collins today visited Queensland’s St Joseph’s Primary School to meet with students and…
New Trade Training Centre for Melbourne students
Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Senator Jacinta Collins today opened the new Knox Innovation, Opportunity and Sustainability Centre (KIOSC) at the Swinburne University of Technology–…
Capital funding continues for disadvantaged non-government schools
The Commonwealth Government will continue its investment in capital grants for non-government schools, Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Jacinta Collins announced today.
Ashwood School to benefit from disability funding extension
Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Senator Jacinta Collins and Federal Member for Chisholm Anna Burke MP today visited Ashwood School in Melbourne's east which caters for students with…
Tasmanian educators share success stories
Tasmanian government, independent and Catholic sector school participants of the Australian Government’s $200 million More Support for Students with Disabilities initiative met today in…
80 Tasmanian schools to get literacy and numeracy boost
Around 80 government, Catholic and independent schools in Tasmania will share in $3.6 million in Australian Government funds to help students in Years 3, 5 and 7 who are struggling with literacy…
Port Kennedy language development school leading innovative trial
An innovative tele-therapy approach to educating students with disability is being trialled at the Peel Language Development School.