Employment Initiative Boosts Opportunities for Migrants to Get Back Into Work

Migrants in Western Australia will get the opportunity to boost their chances of finding a job in the state, through a new initiative designed to support newcomers and employers. The City of Stirling’s new Kaleidoscope program will help newly arrived migrants find work in their field of expertise while increasing workforce participation of underemployed and…

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Funding Investment Boosts FIFO Mental Health Research

Fly-in fly-out (FIFO) mental health is set to receive a boost in Western Australia following an investment into research involving the wellbeing and mental health impact of the FIFO arrangement on workers. The State Government has granted the University of Western Australia’s (UWA) Centre for Transformative Work Design $498,841 for research to understand the range…

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Experience and Innovation Key For Perth Council Candidate Sutherland

?Former City of Perth councillor Michael Sutherland believes his “experience and innovation” will be important to “revitalise the city” if he is elected back to the council. The City of Perth council candidate said he wants to bring positivity back to Perth following a loss of public confidence in the council. “Mainly my thrust is…

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Three Fighting For Life Following Fiery Albany Car Crash

Three people are suffering life threatening burns in hospital after being involved in a fiery car crash north of Albany. Police said a Ford Falcon sedan was travelling on Menang Drive in Willyung when it appeared to have lost control near Chester Pass Road, colliding with a tree before bursting into flames at about 1:30am.…

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