The Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA) have launched a multimedia campaign promoting careers in community work. We need professionals who can support increasing number of vulnerable Australians needing community services. ACWA want to encourage people to embark on this rewarding career.
The failure of the Commonwealth to confirm that it will maintain funding for community service organisations could threaten up to 12,000 jobs in that sector, at a moment when those services are critical to Australia’s pandemic-damaged economy, according to new research by the Centre for Future Work
A survey of people on JobSeeker released by the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS) lays bare the grim outlook for people without paid work in this recession. The Federal Government is planning to cut the Coronavirus Supplement on September 25, reducing incomes of people on JobSeeker,
For this year's PwC Not-for-profit CEO Survey, CEOs were asked how their organisations were upskilling for a digital world in the context of COVID-19. 77% of NFP organisations said that the need for digital upskilling of workers has become a higher priority in the context of COVID-19.
Both the government and not-for-profit (NFP) sectors need a paradigm shift in terms of how they think about addressing key social issues as Australia grapples with COVID-19, according to the Centre for Social Impact (CSI). Many tough social issues are interlinked and cannot be addressed in isolation,