A Caring Career
The care sector has one of the largest and fastest-growing workforces in Australia. More than 30,000 people across the Illawarra and South Coast work in care sector jobs in aged care, home and community services, and disability services with a diverse range of care sector jobs and exciting careers on offer.
Whether you’re just leaving school, returning to the workforce, need a part-time job while you study or look after your family, or thinking of a career change with full training provided, the care sector has a job for you. The CareForce Hub will to provide you with information about available jobs and help you get a job in the care sector.
We encourage job seekers to visit The CareForce Hub here.
Media Release: CareForce – a Hub and a Pledge for Care Careers
Community Industry Group is proud to launch the CareForce Hub, a purpose-built website which will be the ‘go-to’ place to find your next career in the disability, aged and home care sectors. The CareForce Hub features job vacancies, tools and tips for job seekers, resume templates, employer information and loads of information about the huge variety of roles available.
“The CareForce Hub is an initiative of our Care Careers project,” said CEO of Community Industry Group, Nicky Sloan. “And to coincide with the launch of the CareForce Hub, we are also announcing our Care Careers Jobs Pledge. We were hoping to have employers pledge 150 jobs over the next 12 months, but we look like well and truly exceeding that number. On the very first day, we have received pledges for 124 jobs across the region!”
- To check out our Media Release about the CareForce Hub and Pledges click here.
- To check out the CareForce Hub click here.
- If you are an Care Career employer and want to get involved please contact our Care Careers Policy and Project Officer, Tanya Southworth on firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Care Careers Project is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment as part of the The Local Jobs Program (LJP).