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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Australia takes the lead in Training and Skilling a Global Workforce

The Morrison Government has reaffirmed its commitment to position Australia as a world leader in delivering quality vocational education and training (VET), with the launch of the VET…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 5 December 2019

Ministers:

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

Regional Employment Trials delivering local job opportunities Townsville

The Morrison Government’s $18.4 million Regional Employment Trials (RET) program is helping job seekers in Townsville find meaningful work.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 29 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Mr Phillip Thompson OAM, MP

Inspiring VET alumni stories shared via new portal

The Morrison Government is making it easier to engage with Australia’s world-class vocational education and training (VET) graduates, training providers and employers.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 November 2019

Ministers:

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

Roadmap to national VET sector reform

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Skills Council met in Brisbane today to agree on an ambitious approach to enhancing the vocational education and training (VET) system.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Celebrating Australia’s best in Vocational Education and Training

Australia’s world-class vocational education and training (VET) sector was honoured last night at the 2019 Australian Training Awards in Brisbane.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 November 2019

Ministers:

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

Address - National jobactive Forum

*Check against delivery*   Good afternoon. I am delighted to join you at the National Jobactive CEO Forum. 

Release type: Speech

Date: 21 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

2019 Australian Training Awards Welcome

*Check against delivery*   Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the night of nights of Australian vocational training – the Australian Training Awards for 2019.

Release type: Speech

Date: 21 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

New Australian Industry and Skills Committee Chair

The Morrison Government is ensuring the nation has the agile, skilled workforce it needs, with the appointment of the new Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) Chair.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 20 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Interview from the Sydney Jobs Fair with Chris Kenny, Sky

E&OE Subject: Sydney Jobs Fair

Release type: Transcript

Date: 19 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Sydney Jobs Fair connects job seekers with employers

A Jobs Fair at Sydney Olympic Park on Tuesday 19 November 2019 will showcase thousands of employment opportunities available in the region.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Dr Fiona Martin MP

Growing workforce for horticulture in Mallee

Farmers, including horticulture growers in the Mallee region will have better access to the labour they need this season to harvest their fruit with the Australian Government acting on concerns…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 19 November 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Senator Bridget McKenzie
  • The Hon David Coleman MP
  • Dr Anne Webster MP

Productivity Commission to review national skills & workforce agreement

The Morrison Government today has requested the Productivity Commission to review the National Agreement for Skills and Workforce Development (NASWD).

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 15 November 2019

Ministers:

  • The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash