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Careers Australia now in voluntary administration

Thousands of students doing work placements and apprenticeships through Careers Australia have been told to stop work immediately after the training provider went into voluntary administration. Staff have also been stood down without pay as administrators David McEvoy and Martin ...

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Unis not consulted over 457 visa changes

Universities were not consulted about changes to temporary foreign worker visas until after the overhaul was announced. The decision to replace 457 visas and slash the list of 650 occupations that qualify by 200 was scrutinised by an advisory council including ...

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Vocational study can pay off: report

Want to earn higher wages and have good job prospects? You may be better off looking at vocational education than a university degree. New research from McCrindle, commissioned by the Skilling Australia Foundation, which advocates for vocational education and training, finds ...

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