employment news

Coffee With A Cause
08/04/16
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Transforming Transitions
21/03/16

From 15 March 2016 Youth Projects will again be delivering its youth specialist employment services. We’ll be providing the Transition to Work program for Melbourne’s North...

Young people need self confidence not more resumes
31/03/15

More than one in three unemployed Australians are young - between the ages of 15 and 24.  In under a decade the rate has risen from 9% to 14% but the problem is also...

Youth under-employment
16/09/14

Youth Projects’ training programs are featured in this story from SBS news about youth underemployment and how we’re helping skill young people to combat unemployment and...

Taking youth unemployment seriously
01/08/13

Recognising the structural drivers of high unemployment and the importance of work readiness,  genuine job skills and connection to employers leads our successful approach...

GIVE BOOT CAMP THE BOOT, SAYS YOUTH PROJECTS
30/07/13

The Rudd government must rule out proposals for punitive "boot camp" responses to youth unemployment.

The Broadmeadows teen unemployment rate of around 40% leads the...

Club does the job for those seeking employment - Hume Leader
11/10/11

HUME'S unemployed residents are getting their foot in the door with potential employers thanks to a free work skills program called Job Club.

Hume City Council and Youth...

Broady jobless rate reaches 16pc
13/07/11

HUME is home to the highest number of welfare recipients in Victoria as the region's unemployment rate soars above the state and citywide levels.

Broadmeadows' Centrelink...

Important information for job seekers
23/06/11

The Government is introducing changes from 1 July 2011 that may affect Centrelink payments for job seekers that don't attend appointments or activities with their employment...

Jobless thrown a lifeline - Hume Weekly
17/05/11

HUME employment service providers are hopeful a federal government package will be able cut high jobless rates in the area.
The Calwell electorate was named in last week's...