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.

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Key appointment to strengthen mining workforce

Training for jobs in Australia’s critical mining industry is set to receive a boost with the commencement of the Mining Skills Organisation Pilot.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 7 May 2020

Ministers:

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

Fast tracking the upskilling of Australian workers on Covid-19 safety

The Australian Government welcomes the fast-tracking of a new national infection control skill set endorsed by all Council of Australian Government (COAG) Skills Council Ministers.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

AM Agenda Sky News Live with Annelise Nielsen

E&OE Subject/s:  Best practice principles, COVIDSafe app, China and Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Victoria  

Release type: Transcript

Date: 1 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Interview on ABC Radio Brisbane – Mornings with Rebecca Levingston

Subject/s:  COVIDSafe app, JobKeeper payments, Jobs Hub, and unemployment

Release type: Transcript

Date: 1 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Interview Channel 7 Sunrise

E&OE Subject/s:  Ensuring COVID safe workplaces;

Release type: Transcript

Date: 1 May 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Timely ASQA Review will support pandemic recovery

The Morrison Government welcomes the release of the rapid review of the Australian Skills Quality Authority’s (ASQA) governance, culture and regulatory practices and will support all 24…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 April 2020

Ministers:

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

COVID-19 Mutual Obligation arrangements – further extension of suspension and assistance to job seekers

The lifting of mutual obligations will continue until 22 May 2020 as a result of the impact of COVID-19.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 April 2020

Ministers:

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

Expanded support for mature aged job seekers

Mature aged workers can now access funded training more easily and quickly to help them find work under changes to the Career Transition Assistance (CTA) program announced by the Morrison…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Doorstop - ABS Labour Force figures, JobKeeper wage subsidy, JobSeeker payment

E&OE Subject/s:  ABS Labour Force figures, JobKeeper wage subsidy, JobSeeker payment

Release type: Transcript

Date: 16 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Labour force figures for March

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show a small increase in the unemployment rate to 5.2 per cent.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Triple M Melbourne Hot Breakfast Interview

E&OE Subject/s: MySkills website, small business

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Interview 2GB Breakfast with Alan Jones

E&OE Subject/s: Unemployment, JobKeeper wage subsidy, MySkills website

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash