Request for Proposal now open for the Workforce Specialists Initiative 2022–28

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment (the department) has released the Request for Proposal for the Workforce Specialists Initiative 2022–28 and is seeking responses from organisations and individuals interested in becoming members of the Workforce Australia – Workforce Specialists Panel.

As part of Workforce Australia, commencing 1 July 2022, the Australian Government is establishing a panel of Workforce Specialists. Panel members will be engaged on an as-need basis to deliver a range of strategic projects to meet the workforce needs of identified key industries and occupations, connecting them to suitable job seekers in Workforce Australia Services, Workforce Australia Online Services and Workforce Australia – Transition to Work.

Workforce Specialists will work collaboratively with industry and business, employment services providers, the department and stakeholders to initiate, Co-design and deliver Workforce Specialist Projects.

Further information about the Request for Proposal is available on the Department of Education, Skills and Employment’s Employment Services Tenders website.