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Sara Charlesworth

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11 Nov 2014
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This report uses detailed analysis of the National Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey, 2012, to identify benchmarks of job quality for Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) and Community Care Workers (CCWs).

The purpose in identifying these job quality benchmarks is two-fold. Firstly, they allow...

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11 Nov 2014
69

This report uses detailed analysis of the National Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey, 2012, to identify the incidence and causes of work-related injuries/illnesses for Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) and Community Care Workers (CCWs). The analysis is used to provide Work Health and Safety benchmarks...

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26 May 2010
253

Drawing on two small case studies, this paper argues that the implementation of two distinctive strategies currently used to recruit and retain paid care workers - salary sacrificing and traineeships - can produce unexpected and negative consequences for care workers.

The analysis illuminates the...

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10 Jun 2008
38

This paper explores working-time arrangements for solicitors in private practice, drawing on official data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), varied documents, surveys, postings on legal blogs ('blawgs') and other secondary material, as well as a small program of interviews with solicitors, ex-solicitors and...

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24 Oct 2007
279

The main aims of this study were to identify the nature of the difficulties currently experienced by Victorian women workers before, during and after taking maternity leave; and to identify whether, and the extent to which, the WorkChoices changes have exacerbated or might exacerbate these...

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