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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National Careers Institute grant funding applications open to improve career advice

The Morrison Government’s National Careers Institute has today opened applications for grants up to the value of $700,000 for programs which will foster innovative partnerships between industry,…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 March 2020

Ministers:

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

COVID-19 - Mutual Obligations arrangements extended

The Morrison Government will continue the suspension of mutual obligation until 27 April 2020 to support job seekers through this difficult period.  

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 March 2020

Ministers:

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

Supporting sole traders through the effects of Coronavirus

The Morrison Government has expanded the eligibility criteria for JobSeeker Payment to support sole traders and Australians who are self-employed if their income is negatively affected by the econo

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 26 March 2020

Ministers:

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

Mutual obligations lifted until congestion clears

The Coronavirus has, and will continue to have, a devastating impact on Australian jobs and businesses.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 24 March 2020

Ministers:

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

Flexibility for jobseekers

The Morrison Government today announced a suite of adjustments to the current employment services system which align and enhance the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 20 March 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Harvest labour changes to provide more support for farmers and opportunities for regional job seekers

The Morrison Government has announced new providers who will deliver an enhanced Harvest Labour Services (HLS) and National Harvest Labour Information Service (NHLIS) from I July 2020.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 March 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Industry training hub now open for Burnie youth

A new Industry Training Hub will open in Burnie today, giving senior high school students in Tasmania’s north-west access to opportunities to build their skills and choose occupations that are in d

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 March 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP
  • Mr Gavin Pearce MP

Jobs Fairs postponed as a precautionary measure for COVID-19

In response to the latest expert medical advice provided by the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC), Commonwealth, State and Territory governments have agreed to provide public

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 March 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

$1.3 billion support package to keep apprentices and trainees on the job

The Morrison Government is backing apprentices and trainees as part of the Government’s Economic Response to the Coronavirus.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 March 2020

Ministers:

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

Building better construction careers

50 Tasmanians across the North West of the State will have the chance to build their own careers in the building and construction industry through the new $350,000 Building Futures Program.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 March 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Jeremy Rockliff MP
  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Scott Cam headlines year of action for skills and training

National Careers Ambassador and Australia’s favourite tradie Scott Cam today kicked off a national tour to promote the value of vocational education, at an event hosted by TAFE NSW Ryde.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 10 March 2020

Ministers:

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

BUSY at Work to deliver VET scholarship program to young regional Australians

The Morrison Government is providing youth across regional Australia access to scholarships worth up to $5,000 per year, under a program to be delivered by apprenticeship services agency BUSY At …

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 3 March 2020

Ministers:

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