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Queenslanders encouraged to embrace disability

Queenslanders encouraged to embrace disability

Media Statements Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland The Honourable Coralee O’Rourke Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Queenslanders encouraged to embrace disability Community and non-government organisations are encouraged to apply for a share in $150,000 to promote the abilities of all Queenslanders during Disability Action Week and […]

Workforce Wizard Quarterly Data Entry Period Now Open

Workforce Wizard Quarterly Data Entry Period Now Open

The data entry period for the January to March 2017 quarter is now open and closes 1 May 2017. Organisations that participate in Workforce Wizard have access to their organisation’s key workforce metrics benchmarked against what is now the largest disability employment dataset in the country. By entering your workforce data, you will get: Your […]

Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset NDIS Region Local Workforce Profile Now Available

Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset NDIS Region Local Workforce Profile Now Available

The Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset NDIS Region Local Workforce Profile is now available to download from the WorkAbility Qld website. The Local Workforce Profile is a regional resource that provides an overview of available population, labour force and supply data for the region. This report will help to enable discussion, planning and further investigations […]

WorkAbility Qld – Regional Roundup March 2017

WorkAbility Qld – Regional Roundup March 2017

WHITSUNDAY, ISAAC AND MACKAY NDIS REGION Whitsunday, Isaac and Mackay we want to hear from you WorkAbility Qld is being evaluated as the Strategy is rolled out across the State. This evaluation will help us to understand if and how the Strategy is making a difference and what might help future sites meet workforce demand […]

Great incentives to help grow your NDIS workforce

Great incentives to help grow your NDIS workforce

The roll out of the NDIS in Queensland will bring about wide-ranging changes for disability service providers, particularly in terms of the number of workers and the skills and abilities required. In Queensland, it is expected that between 15,900 and 19,400 additional full-time equivalent jobs will be created as a result of the NDIS roll […]

NDIA releases Rural and Remote and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Engagement Strategies

NDIA releases Rural and Remote and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Engagement Strategies

The National Disability Insurance Agency’s (NDIA) Rural and Remote Strategy and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Engagement Strategy have been released. The strategies focus on enabling quality engagement, service delivery and leadership to ensure the successful delivery of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in rural and remote communities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander […]

Applications for the 2017-18 first funding round for Skilling Queenslanders for Work closes 6 April 2017

Applications for the 2017-18 first funding round for Skilling Queenslanders for Work closes 6 April 2017

Under the Queensland Government’s Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative, community-based organisations can apply for funding to deliver projects that help to train unemployed or underemployed people in the community, and assist them in seeking long-term and secure employment. The projects focus on building the skills of young people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people […]

Cairns businesses urged to embrace NDIS opportunities

Cairns businesses urged to embrace NDIS opportunities

Media Statements Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland The Honourable Coralee O’Rourke Monday, March 13, 2017 Cairns businesses urged to embrace NDIS opportunities Cairns business leaders will gather today to learn how the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will bring significant growth and economic opportunity to […]

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