Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

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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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Public schools in Chisholm better off under Government’s Education Plan

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Jacinta Collins, and Federal Member for Chisholm, Anna Burke, today visited Ashwood College to discuss the Government’s plan for a better education…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 September 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • Anna Burke MP

Yass community celebrates opening of library upgrade at Mount Carmel Central School

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Jacinta Collins officially opened a new library and upgraded classrooms at Mount Carmel Central School in Yass today.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 August 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Blacktown school turns student performance around

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education Jacinta Collins and Federal Member for Chifley Ed Husic today congratulated Blacktown Youth College in Western Sydney for its great work in helping…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 29 August 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • Ed Husic MP

Australian Parents Council celebrates 50 years of advocacy

The role parents play in the provision of education in this country was celebrated last night at the 50th anniversary of the Australian Parents Council (APC) at their annual conference…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 August 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Seasonal workers a win for local industry

Australian employers in the horticulture sector are now able to access a reliable, returning seasonal workforce if they are unable to source enough Australian workers.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 August 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Australian delegation to APEC Women and Economy Forum

The Australian Government has taken its commitment to advancing gender equality to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Women and the Economy Forum in St Petersburg, Russia.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 June 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Address to APEC Women and Economy Forum - St Petersburg

Thank you to Valentina Matvienko for her opening remarks and the Russian Federation for the opportunity to present at today’s High Level Policy Dialogue.

Release type: Speech

Date: 30 June 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

National road safety tribunal to improve safety for Australian road users

  Australia’s first national Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal will begin operation tomorrow.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 June 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Bill Shorten MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Historic Equal Remuneration Order for hard-working community sector workers

About 150,000 of some of Australia’s lowest paid workers will benefit from regular pay rises totalling between 23 and 45 per cent from 1 December this year.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 June 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Wayne Swan MP
  • The Hon Bill Shorten MP
  • The Hon Julie Collins MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Identifying new growth opportunities for Mornington Peninsula

A feasibility study supported by the Australian Government will identify new growth opportunities for the Mornington Peninsula’s marine industry.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 13 June 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Talking school funding with the Chisholm community

Minister for School Education Peter Garrett, Parliamentary Secretary for Education Jacinta Collins and Member for Chisholm Anna Burke today joined local school principals in Box Hill to discuss…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 7 June 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • Anna Burke MP

Extra $1.9 Million to help NT students with disability

Government students with disability in the Northern Territory will have greater access to classroom support and specialised equipment, thanks to an extra $1.9 million from the Australian…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 June 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins