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Local Recovery Funds
A Local Recovery Fund of $780,000 is available in the Hobart and Southern Tasmania 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)|
|Activity Name||Organisation||Partnering Employment Services Provider||Description|
|The Lady Gowrie Tasmania Pathway to a Traineeship Program||Lady Gowrie Tasmania Incorporated||Workskills Incorporated||This activity includes a pre-employment program, to be delivered by Lady Gowrie Tasmania in Hobart, tailored to working in the early childhood learning and care sector. At the end of the program, participants will undertake a two-week work placement, and after successful completion will be offered a traineeship with Lady Gowrie Tasmania.|
For further information on the activity, please contact the Employment Facilitator or the organisation
Local Jobs Plan
Hobart and Southern Tasmania Employment Facilitator
0409 613 895
Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce
|Stacey Joseph (Chair)||Hobart and Southern Tasmania Employment Facilitator||Employment Facilitator|
|Pat Kluver||Workskills Tasmania||Employment Service Provider|
|Jen Newman||RDA Tasmania||Regional Development Australia|
|Dr Alexis Wadsley||Skills Tasmania - State Growth||State Government|
|Andrew Hyatt||South East Regional Development Association||Local Government|
|Damon Wise||The Mercury||Media|
|Catherine Doran||Migrant Resource Centre Tasmania||Culturally and Linguistically Diverse|
Communiqués from Taskforce meetings are now available.