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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Government tackling homelessness for older Australians

AUSTRALIA’s changing demographics and how we meet housing needs for our rapidly ageing population are key issues for the Government and Community to address, Parliamentary Secretary Senator…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Melbourne cafe and catering business providing jobs for disadvantaged Australians

A Melbourne cafe and catering business providing work experience and training opportunities for disadvantaged Australians today received $300 000 from the Australian Government for its important…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

New Trade Training Centre opens in Mona Vale

More than 600 students at Pittwater High School will benefit from a new Hospitality Trade Training Centre opened today by Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Positive developments in Equal Pay Case

The Gillard Government today welcomed the positive developments made at a Fair Work Australia (FWA) conference with the parties to the social and community services (SACS) equal remuneration test…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Speech - International Labour Conference, Geneva

Mr ChairmanIt is my great honour to address the International Labour Conference at this, its historic 100th session.

Release type: Speech

Date: 13 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Australia restores fairness: Senator tells 100th International Labour Conference

THE Australian Labor Government was proud to have restored workers rights and fairness in the workplace, Parliamentary Secretary for Workplace Relations Senator Jacinta Collins told the 100th…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Equal pay group’s first meeting: Communiqué

Members of the new national equal pay group met for the first time today and released a joint communiqué stating their commitment to delivering equal pay across Australia.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

New library opened at Alphington Primary

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins today officially opened the new library at Alphington Primary School, on behalf of the Member for Batman, Martin Ferguson AM…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 May 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • The Hon Martin Ferguson AM MP

Government welcomes equal pay decision

The Gillard Government today welcomed the decision by the Full Bench of Fair Work Australia (FWA) in the Social and Community Sector equal pay test case.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 May 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Chris Evans
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Annual Convention of Industrial Relations Society of NSW

Sebel Harbourside Kiama 10.00 am Friday, 13 May 2011 Acknowledgments I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet – the Tharawal (…

Release type: Speech

Date: 13 May 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Industrial relations systems to boost productivity

Historic reform and the success of the new industrial relations systems were key topics at the Annual Convention of the Industrial Relations Society of New South Wales today.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 May 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

First permanent building for Seaford Park Primary

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education and Workplace Relations, Senator Jacinta Collins, today officially opened a new $2 million multipurpose centre at Seaford Park Primary School.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 May 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins