Events


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The Boosting the Local Care Workforce program hosts a number of events across the country. Details of all upcoming events are posted on this website. If you would like to know about the types of events held by Regional Coordinators across the country, take a look at some previous events.

 

WESTERN AUSTRALIA 

 

South West
South West After Hours Networking Event
The BLCW Program in partnership with Community Skills WA would like to extend an invitation to Allied Health practitioners/Providers in the South West Region to participate in an “After Hours Networking event”. This event will provide a platform to gather intelligence on workforce challenges and barriers being faced by the Allied Health sector in attraction, recruitment and retention of new workforce and increase of capabilities of existing workforce with the identification of possible strategies to address these challenges and barriers with an update from CSWA on the recent Allied Health Forum held in Perth.
Busselton Community Resource Centre, Busselton
29/09/2021
5:00pm – 7:00pm (AWST)
Registration Details – After Hours Networking Event

 

Wheatbelt
Care and Support Sector Regional Workforce Advisory Group
The Regional Advisory Working Group will provide an ongoing platform to escalate identified challenges and gaps being experienced within the region. This opportunity has the potential to provide solutions and strategies utilising existing strengths, partnerships and opportunities to maximise regional participation and success in the growth and delivery of services to the Care Sectors.
Central Regional TAFE, Northam WA
5/10/2021
10:00am – 12:00pm (AWST)
Registration Details – Care and Support Sector Regional Workforce Advisory Group

 

Peel
Care and Support Sector Regional Workforce Advisory Group
The Regional Advisory Working Group will provide an ongoing platform to escalate identified challenges and gaps being experienced within the region. This opportunity has the potential to provide solutions and strategies utilising existing strengths, partnerships and opportunities to maximise regional participation and success in the growth and delivery of services to the Care Sectors.
Peel Thunder FC, Rushton Park Mandurah WA
8/10/2021
10:00am – 12:00pm (AWST)
Registration Details – Care and Support Sector Regional Workforce Advisory Group


Virtual
WA Lower Fees Local Skills
A collaborative virtual session between the BLCW Program and WA Department of Training and Workforce Development to promote available funded pathways and opportunities that are aligned to the Care and Support Sector for both prospective and current workforce.
Virtual
11/10/2021
2:00pm – 3:30pm (AWST)
Registration Details –WA Lower Fees Local Skills  

Great Southern
Care and Support Sector Regional Workforce Advisory Group
The Regional Advisory Working Group will provide an ongoing platform to escalate identified challenges and gaps being experienced within the region. This opportunity has the potential to provide solutions and strategies utilising existing strengths, partnerships and opportunities to maximise regional participation and success in the growth and delivery of services to the Care Sectors.
South Regional TAFE, Albany WA
12/10/2021
2:00pm – 4:00pm (AWST)
Registration Details – Care and Support Sector Regional Workforce Advisory Group

 

Esperance
Jobs Café
The Care Sector Recruitment CAFÉ is the first of a chain of boutique events delivered in collaboration between the BLCW Program, Jobs and Skills Centres in Western Australia to support employers in the Aged Care and Disability sectors as well as Job Seekers and Students to connect in a sector specific information and recruitment event. These ongoing events will provide direct engagement and access to and between employers and prospective workforce in various locations across WA to promote the care sector and its current workforce opportunities
Venue TBC
28/10/2021
1:00pm - 3:00pm (AWST)
Registration Details – To be finalised

 

 

SOUTH AUSTRALIA 


Adelaide
Care and Support Sector Provider Workshop
"Unveiling the myths" identifying and addressing the barriers employers face in recruiting and retaining the right fit workforce for the care and support sector. Workshop to consider how we can work together with Registered Training Organisations (RTO) to overcome the barriers to considering traineeships and student placements.
Watershed Café Mawson Lakes
28/09/2021
11:00am – 2:00pm (ACST)
Registration Details – Care and Support Sector Provider Workshop


Adelaide
Employment Services Provider Roundtable on the Care and Support Sector
The purpose of the roundtable is to bring together Employment Service Providers (ESP) and Registered Training Organisations (RTO) to hear and develop a response to the information and findings from the Care and Support Sector Provider Workshop relating to recruiting and retaining the right fit workforce.
Watershed Café Mawson Lakes
12/10/2021
11:00am – 2:00pm (ACST)
Registration Details – Employment Services Provider Roundtable on the Care and Support Sector

Adelaide
Employment and Traineeship Opportunities in the Care and Support Sector
The purpose of the event is to bring jobseekers (and their ESPs) and job searchers together with employers and Registered Training Organisations (RTO), to provide an opportunity to find out what makes you the right fit for the Care and Support Sector workforce. The event will also connect employers with jobseekers and job searchers and potential support for traineeships and student placements.
Spruance Road Hall
27/10/2021
10:00am – 2:00pm (ACST)
Registration Details – Employment and Traineeship Opportunities in the Care and Support Sector