Nimble News 31 January 2024
JOBS & SKILLS CENTRES
WA's Jobs and Skills Centres are one-stop shops for careers, training and employment advice and assistance. Services are free and accessible to all members of the community.
Jobseekers can get free advice on training and employment opportunities including careers advice, apprenticeship and training information.
Employers can get recruitment assistance, information on training solutions, workforce planning and retention strategies. Employers can also advertise vacancies on the online jobs board.
The centres are located on TAFE campuses throughout Perth and regional WA.
Other Nimble News Stories:
Annual WAJET survey – last chance to provide feedback on skills and workforce issues in your industry.
THANK YOU to everyone who attended our recent Skills Network meetings; completed our survey; or just took the time to chat with us. Your feedback makes a difference. Our survey is open until the 9th Feb, please take this opportunity to let us know what’s going on in your industry.
Coles Nurture Fund – Round 12 open for applications
Government’s interim response to the Safe and Responsible AI Consultation
For Career Practitioners: AI & Career Development
Business trends for 2024
Reskilling employees in the age of transformative technology and complex business environments
CSIRO’s analysis of 12 million online job ads finds interpersonal skills are key
The fight for disability inclusion in Australian agriculture
Event: Career Connect WA, Fremantle, 9 Feb
Annual PD event for careers advisors looking at changes in the agricultural and resources sectors; VET pathways to defence industry jobs; and an economic overview of WA and what it means for school students.
Event: Perth Festival 9 Feb – 3 Mar
Event: WA Innovation and Sustainability Showcase, Ritz-Carlton Perth, 19 Feb
Something a bit different: Learn about weevils from CSIRO
Includes the good (some are pollinators & biocontrol agents), the bad (polyphagous shot-hole borer), and a video of a spectacular poo rolling performance. Plus an impressive number of weevil-based puns.
We hope that this has been of some assistance.