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Local Recovery Funds
A Local Recovery Fund of $780,000 is available in the Gippsland region for projects that meet the priorities identified in the Local Jobs Plan.
Projects will be identified for funding through periodic Request for Proposals (RFP).
Please contact your local Employment Facilitator for information about the Local Recovery Fund and to discuss project proposals.
|Total Funding 2020-2022||Approximate funding remaining (as at April 2021)|
Partnering Employment Services Provider
Disability Support Worker Activity
Generation Australia Ltd
APM Employment Services
This activity involves the delivery of an online, tailored training course—as co-designed with local disability care employers to ensure alignment with local industry needs and role requirements—to prepare 36 Participants for entry-level roles in the disability care sector, as well as Participant mentoring and career coaching. This activity will also facilitate the placement of at least 24 Participants within the disability care sector. The activity is run by Generation Australia Ltd.
For further information on the activity, please contact the Employment Facilitator or the organisation.
Local Jobs Plan
Gippsland Employment Facilitator
0439 713 482
Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce
|Luke Arber (Chair)||Gippsland Employment Facilitator||Employment Facilitator|
|Tim Weight||TAFE Gippsland (Federation Training)||Education and Training|
|Dean Bloom||APM Employment Services||Employment Service Provider|
|Rob Darby||GBS Recruitment||Employer|
|Jo Brunt||VTEC - Steps to the Future program||Indigenous services provider|
|Jane Oakley||Committee for Gippsland||Industry|
|Nicola Pero / Julie Tuhi||Food and Fibre Gippsland||Industry|
|Joe Rettino||Gippsland Resource Infrastructure Working Group||Industry|
|Bruce Connolly||Latrobe City Council||Local Government|
|Andrew Waller||Latrobe Valley Authority||State Government|
Communiqués from Taskforce meetings are now available.