A multi-billion program of major upgrades is transforming Sunshine Coast roads and supporting thousands of local jobs.
With COVID-19 lockdowns severely disrupting the Australian job market, the USC Business School has stepped forward to provide free assistance to those applying for jobs.
Sunshine Coast charity STEPS Group in Caloundra will help secure sustainable jobs for vulnerable younger veterans on the Sunshine Coast following a grant of $103,452 from the Federal Government.
The Work Shop, the employment and training centre for construction work on the Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital has re-opened in a new location off Kawana Way near the multi-storey carpark ‘P2’. New Operations Manager, Colleen Lucas who commenced with The Work Shop in late 2014 has hit the ground running. Colleen has spent 15 […]
Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that long-term unemployed job seekers can now access financial assistance to relocate to a new job. “As part of my recently launched Operation Bounce Back campaign I want Sunshine Coast job seekers to know that there is financial assistance available if they take a job outside of our […]
Sunshine Coast businesses now have the opportunity to receive assistance from the Australian Government if they employ older Australians. Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that the Restart Wage Subsidy is an initiative that will help people aged 50 or older get a job. “As part of my recently launched Operation Bounce Back campaign I am aiming […]
Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that Sunshine Coast youth who are long-term unemployed have a real incentive to get into paid work. Mr Brough said that the Job Commitment Bonus, an initiative of the Federal Government, aims to help get more young job seekers off welfare and into work. “The youth jobless rate on the Sunshine Coast is […]
A Green Army has descended on Maleny Community Precinct to continue conservation efforts at the 125 ha site. The Green Army, an Australian Government initiative, provides an opportunity for young Australians aged 17-24 years to gain training and experience in environmental and heritage conservation fields. Federal Member for Fisher Mal Brough today (Oct 15) met with Sunshine Coast Divisional […]
The Mimburi Upper Mary Aboriginal Association Inc. (Mimburi) in partnership with the Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, SEQ North Region (DATSIMA) are excited to announce the Walking, Working and Supporting Stronger Pathways (Stronger Pathways) employment placement event on the Sunshine Coast. Mimburi and DATSIMA, in collaboration with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]
Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, has taken aim at both the state and federal governments over the rising unemployment rate on the Sunshine Coast. Recently released figures from the Department of Employment show the Sunshine Coast’s jobless figure to be 7.7% in June, way above the national average of 6% and the Queensland rate of […]