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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South Australian health sector attracts 40 Indigenous jobseekers

Forty Indigenous job seekers in South Australia can pursue a career in the health sector with the assistance of the Gillard Government.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • Amanda Rishworth MP

Government reviews remote employment services

Minister The Hon Jenny Macklin MP Minister for Families, Housing, Community Service and Indigenous Affairs

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 29 June 2011

Ministers:

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

Indigenous Graduates secure jobs in Brisbane

Eleven Indigenous Australians now have jobs following their graduation from an electrical industry pre-employment program in Brisbane.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

165 Indigenous Australians to join the Aged Care Industry

A recruitment drive in Queensland and northern New South Wales will support 165 Indigenous Australians into jobs and traineeships in the aged care industry.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

225 new jobs for Indigenous People

A new training and job program will see at least 225 Indigenous Australians take up work in the healthcare, horticulture, hospitality and care industries in South East and Central Queensland.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 27 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

28 new social housing units open in Caboolture

Carryn Sullivan MP Queensland Member for Pumicestone

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • Senator Mark Furner

Qld. Reds join Government to beat Indigenous unemployment

The Queensland Reds Rugby Union Club has partnered with the Gillard Government and Mission Australia in a project aimed at combating Indigenous unemployment for job seekers aged under 25 in the…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • Mr Graham Perrett MP

Indigenous Australians training for the fitness industry

Indigenous Australians in Brisbane, Ipswich, Cherbourg and the Sunshine Coast will undertake accredited training in health and fitness programs providing them with the necessary skills to find…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Indigenous Australians find work in Aged Care

The Australian Government is supporting a new partnership to boost employment opportunities for Indigenous Australians in the ACT aged care sector.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • Dr Andrew Leigh MP

Olympians inspire children to get active

Minister for Sport Mark Arbib today joined Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates and three Olympic gold medallists to talk to 200 school students at St Clare’s College in…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 23 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib

Origin greats support Indigenous jobs in Rockhampton

The Former Origin Greats Closing the Gap Indigenous Employment Forum was held in Rockhampton today, ahead of the annual Indigenous Employment and Careers Expo on 24 August at Rockhampton…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib
  • Kirsten Livermore MP

Indigenous students to come to Canberra

Indigenous students from across the country will again have the opportunity to undertake work experience at Parliament House and with Federal Government agencies and departments in September.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 June 2011

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Mark Arbib