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Local Recovery Funds

A Local Recovery Fund is available in the North Coast 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).

Approved Activities

Activity Name Organisation Partnering Employment Services Provider Description
Connecting Employment Transport Service (CETS) – Lismore and Byron Bay Social Futures Ltd Tursa Employment and Training Limited

This activity will provide return bus transport between Lismore and Byron Bay 5 days a week for participants to undertake pre-employment training and employment. The activity will support a minimum of 30 participants to obtain and maintain employment in Byron Bay and achieve transport independence.

The activity will support job seekers who are experiencing transport disadvantage and are displaced workers, including young people and  Indigenous participants.

Connecting Employment Transport Service (CETS) – Kyogle and Lismore Social Futures Ltd Tursa Employment and Training Limited

This activity will provide return bus transport between Kyogle and Lismore 5 days a week for participants to undertake pre-employment training and employment. The activity will support a minimum of 30 participants to obtain and maintain employment in Lismore and achieve transport independence.

The activity will support job seekers who are experiencing transport disadvantage and are displaced workers, including young people and  Indigenous participants.

Please contact your local Employment Facilitator for information about the Local Recovery Fund and to discuss project proposals.

Local Jobs Plan

North Coast Local Jobs Plan

Employment Facilitator

Peter Skorupanovic
North Coast Employment Facilitator
0490 433 230
facilitator@northcoastljp.work

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North Coast

Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce  

Representative Organisation Stakeholder Group
Peter Skorupanovic (Chair) North Coast Employment Facilitator Employment Facilitator
Suzi Davison Norco Milk Employer
Michael Thurston Destination North Coast NSW State Government
Tim Williamson RDA Northern Rivers Regional Development Australia
Jane Laverty Business NSW Businesses and Employers
Dan Smith Casino Food Co-op Industry/Employers