Mark Arbib

Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

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Senator the Hon Mark Arbib was Minister for Indigenous Employment and Economic Development, Minister for Social Housing and Homelessness and Minister for Sport between 28 September 2010 and 14 December 2011.

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Job opportunities for Indigenous inmates at Junee Correction centre

An innovative project will offer 15 Indigenous inmates job training, mentoring and work experience as they prepare for release from Junee Correctional Centre in the Riverina.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

36 New Indigenous Health Workers in Riverina

Up to 36 Indigenous Australians across the Riverina are receiving jobs and training in the health services industry thanks to the Australian Government’s Indigenous Employment program.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

150 Indigenous Australians finding jobs through partnership with Downer EDI

The Australian Government has increased its funding for Downer EDI Limited by $700 000 to $1.5 million, to support jobs and training for up to 150 Indigenous job seekers through its Mining…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

10 Indigenous jobs in food processing industry

Up to ten Indigenous Australians will be provided with pre-employment training, jobs and ongoing mentoring in the food processing industry thanks to the Gillard Government’s Indigenous Employment…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 23 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Indigenous Employment Expos for Shoalhaven and Eden communities

Indigenous Australians on the NSW South Coast will get the opportunity to look at future education and job opportunities at Indigenous Employment Expos in Nowra on 23 August 2011 and Kalaru on 24…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • The Hon Dr Mike Kelly MP

40 jobs for Indigenous Australians in Southern NSW

Forty new training and job placements will be available to Indigenous Australians in Southern NSW, thanks to the Australian Government’s Indigenous Employment Program.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • The Hon Dr Mike Kelly MP

70 jobs in Warwick region Indigenous Employment project

Up to 70 Indigenous jobseekers from Warwick, Stanthorpe, Goondiwindi, St George and Dirranbandi will be part of an employment project thanks to the Australian Government’s Indigenous Employment…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Discussion Paper on Remote Participation and Employment Services released

Joint media release also with The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

10 Indigenous Australians train for NT construction jobs

A new 12 month Indigenous Employment Program will provide 10 Indigenous job seekers with pre-employment training, mentoring and job placements in the Northern Territory construction industry.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 15 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • Senator Trish Crossin

Funding supports 136 Indigenous sport projects

Indigenous Australians will benefit from more than $10.5 million in sport and recreation grants, Minister for Sport Mark Arbib announced today.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Successful Indigenous Employment Program to Further Strengthen Job Outcomes

The Australian Government’s Indigenous Employment Program (IEP) has secured more than 31,000 job and training places for Indigenous Australians during the 2010-11 financial year, the 2011 National…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 10 August 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Investment funds to grow Australia’s social enterprises

Social enterprises are set to grow with today’s announcement of an innovative collaboration between the Australian Government and leading social impact investors, which will help the nation’s…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 9 August 2011

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib