resources for Employers
With the fastest growing workforce in the Illawarra and South Coast, care sector employers in our region offer a diverse range of job and career opportunities that this CareForce Hub will promote. Our aim is to raise the profile of jobs and careers, help attract job seekers and connect them with employers with jobs on offer.
CareForce Employer Round Table Event: Effective VET/RTO partnerships
Thursday 11 August 2022, 9:50am–11:30am, Online via Zoom
This CareForce Round Table provides employers with a guide to VET and RTO partnerships. Featuring employers who have drawn on RTO partnerships to deliver successful workforce development strategies including Traineeships, School Based Apprenticeship and Traineeship (SBATs) Programs, contemporary Pre-employment programs, and current employee upskilling programs. The Round Table will feature a panel discussion facilitated by experienced practitioners, and time to discuss challenges and opportunities.
The Employer Round Table – VET and RTO partnerships to deliver successful workforce development strategies helps participants learn from employers who have maximised VET/RTO partnerships for the benefit of their workforce goals. The supporting resource for this Round Table is the HSSO VET Guide that can be downloaded here.
Australian GOVERNMENT RESOURCES FOR EMPLOYERS
Are you looking for your next great employee? Or do you want to hold onto the employees you already have? Follow this link to find resources for care and support sector employers, to help attract, train and retain the right people. There is also a list of free webinars, hosted by SEEK, that offer more great advice for employers.
A Guide to VET For Human Services Employers
The challenge of building a skilled workforce is a pressing one for the human services. Vocational Education and Training (VET) can help human services employers and managers to meet immediate needs for skilled staff and build a job ready workforce for the future.
Attraction and Recruitment Toolkit
This Toolkit is designed for the care sector employers (Disability, Aged Care and Home Services) across the Illawarra and South Coast to ensure they have access to specialists to help fill jobs and support skill development for new employees and the current workforce.
Local jobs pledge
Care sector employers have made a jobs pledge to demonstrate a commitment to providing real job opportunities and secure employment.
The Jobs Pledge helps job seekers see just how many great jobs we have to offer in the care sector. Click here to download the Pledge Toolkit.
The Illawarra South Coast Aged and Disability Services Workforce Charter represents a region-wide commitment from a range of aged, disability, training and job services organisations to ensuring people across the Illawarra and Southern NSW have access to safe, quality and appropriate aged and disability services. Contact us if you would like to sign up to the Charter.
Employer roundtable - Nov 2021
The November Care Sector Employer Round Table Event focused on ways to improve employer attraction and recruitment efforts. The event provided an overview of streamlined employment pathways, breakout sessions to discuss better attraction, recruitment and onboarding practices, a brainstorming session identifying opportunities ahead and an introduction to the online CareForce Hub.