Organisation

Department of Employment (Australia)

Person's affiliation
Owning Institution

Items authored

Discussion paper

12 Sep 2017

This discussion paper looks at the expansion of the 'ParentsNext' pre-employment program, aimed at reducing welfare dependency and child poverty, and to increase female employment participation.

Discussion paper

7 Aug 2017

This consultation paper outlines initiatives to assist Indigenous prisoners to access the support they need on their release.

Research report

28 Jun 2017

This publication highlights trends in the Australian labour market and provides guidance about job search and the skills employers value.

Research report

2 May 2016

The 2016 Australian Jobs has been released. This report provides a great starting point for users to gain an appreciation of trends in the labour market and factors that should be considered when looking for work or making career and training choices.

The publication...

Website

13 Apr 2016

The Australian Government provides financial assistance to cover certain unpaid employment entitlements to eligible employees who lose their job due to the liquidation or bankruptcy of their employer. This help is available through the Fair Entitlements Guarantee (FEG).

Fair Entitlements Guarantee (FEG) is a...

Items published

Discussion paper

12 Sep 2017

This discussion paper looks at the expansion of the 'ParentsNext' pre-employment program, aimed at reducing welfare dependency and child poverty, and to increase female employment participation.

Discussion paper

22 Aug 2017

On 21 December 2016, the Australian government announced a review of security of payments laws in the building and construction industry (the Review), noting the significant differences in approach to security of payments laws across jurisdictions as an ongoing issue.

Discussion paper

7 Aug 2017

This consultation paper outlines initiatives to assist Indigenous prisoners to access the support they need on their release.

Research report

28 Jun 2017

This publication highlights trends in the Australian labour market and provides guidance about job search and the skills employers value.

Research report

21 Dec 2016

Anecdotal evidence strongly suggests that internships and other forms of unpaid work experience (UWE) are becoming increasingly common in Australia.

Well-designed work experience programs can clearly play an important role in the transition from education to work, helping to develop valuable work-based skills, enhancing...

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Working paper

17 Feb 2017

This report analyses the components of economic growth in 21 APEC economies in the past 25 years and the next 35. Written to contribute to discussions at APEC Senior Officials’ meetings in the run up to APEC ministerial and leaders meetings, it highlights the critical...

Research report

4 Feb 2016

The CSIRO’s ‘Tomorrow’s Digitally Enabled Workforce’ report is an important foundation for policy makers grappling with the future of work in Australia. The findings of the report underpin the work already being undertaken by the Department of Employment to address the impact of rapid technological...

Research report

15 Sep 2014

Overview

The Australian Work and Life Index (AWALI) survey measures how work intersects with other life activities, as seen by a randomly selected representative group of 2,690 working Australians. Alongside its usual assessment of work-life interference in Australia, the 2014 AWALI survey offers...

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