Career advice should begin at age eight, Victorian inquiry told
Lauren knows that she will have to go to university "for quite a few years" to make her dream job a reality. "I want to be able to teach children and help them with their learning," she said. Making important career decisions, with little preparation ...
Taking a stand against race baiting
Our government is focused on education and training and creating more jobs. We are working very strongly to create more jobs in Victoria, we are investing in new infrastructure that creates enormous jobs opportunities." This may well be true, but it ...
New nursing home in Dubbo to generate 78 jobs | Video, photos
On Tuesday morning Ms Halliday said Dubbo was a “large and vibrant” city that attracted retirees from outlying communities. “The demand for aged-care places is higher than what the supply is in Dubbo,” she said. “We did our homework beforehand.” The ...
Rail bosses on the attack in Victoria
Across the Victorian passenger rail network, workers are facing a series of attacks on jobs and conditions. The regional rail operator, V/Line, is trying to vary its enterprise agreement with its workforce, just 12 months before the agreement is due to ...
VidCon conference to stay in Melbourne for another two years
Apart from boosting tourism and bolstering Victoria's reputation as a tech-savvy state, it is expected to create about 900 jobs. Tourism and Major Events Minister John Eren said it would help Victoria become a leader in the digital world as well as ...
Victoria rules out mandatory fuel price reporting scheme, calls on councils to attract greater competition
A MANDATORY fuel price reporting scheme has been ruled out for Victoria, with the state to instead focus on encouraging more fuel discounters into regional areas and promoting the RACV's fuel price app. The parliament's economic, education, jobs and ...
Jobs Victoria program delivering for younger job seekers
According to the Victorian state government, thousands of Victorian jobseekers are getting work and gaining valuable life skills because of the Jobs Victoria Employment Network. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll visited Burgerlove in ...
Public service to have affirmative action for Victorians with disabilities
THE number of public service employees with disabilities is set to rise under a state government-recommended policy. The government's Every Opportunity report, released today, recommends 6 per cent of Victoria Police and public service workers be ...
The Conversation AU
The dairy manufacturing industry contributes significantly to the Australian economy through strong exports and regional employment but is facing severe economic and environmental pressures that constrain future growth. The Dairy Innovation Hub is ...
Townsville air force squadron to move to Victoria
“Taking jobs from our economy does nothing to help people get work,” she said. Mayor Jenny Hill has previously flagged her desire to bring C-27J Spartans military transport aircraft and that maintenance work to Townsville to ease the effect of any ...