Communiqué for the New Employment Services Reference Group 18 March 2020

Wednesday 22 April 2020
For: 

Due to the changing environment as a result of COVID-19, the fifth meeting of the New Employment Services Trial Reference Group was a shortened meeting held via teleconference on 18 March 2020.

Members discussed the proposed approach for the licensing system and procurement of providers under the new Employment Services Model. Members noted that many aspects of the licensing system are still under development and that extensive consultation with stakeholders is scheduled to take place later in 2020.

Forward Meeting Schedule

The following items will be discussed at the next meetings of the Reference Group:

  • Job seeker assessment framework
  • Activities for employment preparation
  • Evaluation of the New Employment Services Trial