It’s that special time of year again. The air is frosty and people come together, huddled around TV and computer screens screeching with displeasure. No ,I’m not talking about Christmas. That’s right – it’s Federal Budget time.Read more
What are they?
Traineeships and apprenticeships are training programs run for workers to gain trade or certificate qualifications while they working. Traineeships and apprenticeships can be run both onsite and offsite, usually in collaboration with certified training organisations.Read more
A LOT of businesses are hiring extra workers to cover the busy holiday period – usually referred to as Christmas casuals. A very quick glance at a job-seeking website immediately brought up over 200 Christmas casual vacancies just within Melbourne.Read more
It's been a massive year for young workers in the media. Check out just some of the awesome coverage we got!Read more
The Young Workers Centre will be closed for the summer break from 8am Friday 23 December 2016 until 8am Tuesday 17 December 2017.
For some of us, the cup day long weekend is an opportunity to put on questionable headwear, drink litres of bubbly and come home with our heals slung over our shoulder. Or perhaps it’s just another long weekend; perfect for sleeping in, lounging around and watching Netflix.Read more
Mental Health – it’s an expression we hear every day, but what does it actually mean?Read more