Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

  • Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business on 29 May 2019.

Filter Michaelia Cash's releases

Gradual return of mutual obligation requirements

As steps are taken to re-open the Australian economy, mutual obligation requirements for job seekers will re-commence, in a limited capacity, from Tuesday 9 June 2020.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 31 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston

Mid North Coast NSW Virtual Job Fair connects job seekers with employers

A virtual jobs fair for residents of the Mid North Coast NSW was held today to showcase employment opportunities and connect job seekers with local employers.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Mr Pat Conaghan MP
  • Mr Kevin Hogan MP
  • Dr David Gillespie MP

Sky News AM Agenda Interview with Annelise Nielsen

E&OE Subject/s: Skills, vocational education and training sector, national skills commission (NSC)

Release type: Transcript

Date: 27 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

2GB Drive interview with Mark Levy

E&OE Subject/s: Employment sector, university education system, border closures

Release type: Transcript

Date: 26 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

New skill set to support aged and disability sectors

The Morrison Government is continuing to rapidly roll out more qualifications to deal with the challenges put by COVID-19.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 21 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP

National Careers Week 2020 - more critical than ever

National Careers Week 2020 is an opportunity for Australians to consider the benefits of vocational education and training (VET) to launch or future proof their careers and help them come through…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 18 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP

Infection control training fast-tracked for re-opening businesses

The Morrison Government and all State and Territory governments have agreed to jointly invest in a new $80 million infection control training fund.  

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Minister Cash Interview with Annelise Nielson on Sky News

 SUBJECT/S: Latest Unemployment Figures; JobK

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Channel 7 Sunrise Interview

E&OE Subject/s: Increase in unemployment in Australia, JobKeeper and JobSeeker figures;  

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

ABS Labour Force Figures for April

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show the level of employment fell by 594,300 (or 4.6 per cent) in April, in line with market expectations, while the level of unemployment rose by…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Doorstop interview, Parliament House

E&OE Subject/s:  ABS labour force figures, JobKeeper, JobSeeker, Mutual Obligation, Jobs Hub, PaTH Program

Release type: Transcript

Date: 14 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Boosting student numbers in regional Australia

More Australian students will receive scholarships to study outside the capital cities to support regional communities and education providers.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 May 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP