Ipswich Mayor Andrew Antoniolli has welcomed the formation of an estimated 2,800 new jobs in the Ipswich, Scenic Rim, Lockyer Valley and Somerset region with the rollout of Australia’s new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) over the next two years. He was at the Careers in Disability Expo in Ipswich last month on Wednesday 15 […]
The Careers in Disability Expo will be held at the Ipswich Showgrounds on Wednesday 15 November 2017. The free event will showcase current and future jobs to support people with a disability in your community. The roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is expected to create up to 2,660 new jobs across […]
THE HON CHRISTIAN PORTER MP Commonwealth Minister for Social Services THE HON CORALEE O’ROURKE MP Queensland Minister for Disability Services THE HON JANE PRENTICE MP Commonwealth Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services JOINT MEDIA RELEASE Friday, 26th May 2017 Queensland regions get early access to the NDIS Hundreds of Queenslanders with disability in […]
WHITSUNDAY, ISAAC AND MACKAY NDIS REGION Successful ‘Pop Up’ shop The Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday WorkAbility Qld working group held their second ‘Pop Up’ shop on Monday 8th May through to Friday 12th May at Mount Pleasant Shopping Centre. This ‘Pop Up’ provided a great opportunity to connect with the community and promote careers in […]
WHITSUNDAY, ISAAC AND MACKAY NDIS REGION Are you a NDIS employee or participant in the Whitsunday, Isaac and Mackay NDIS region? Make sure you complete the WorkAbility Qld Evaluation Survey 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 […]
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 […]
This forum will bring a broad range of key stakeholders together to hear, explore and share insights and strategies to ensure that the Ipswich NDIS region (Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset LGAs) has the right NDIS workforce, with the right skills, in the right place, at the right time to resource the full implementation of the NDIS.