Migrant Communities Employment Fund


The Australian Government has announced a $6.6 million fund to help tackle higher levels of unemployment amongst immigrant and refugee workers in Australia.

The Migrant Communities Employment Fund (MCEF) will be geared towards supporting the creation of innovative and sustainable employment opportunities for underemployed first and second generation immigrant and refugee job seekers and will be available over two years.

Under the scheme, culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) community groups, employment service providers and employers will receive funding to develop and implement innovative initiatives aimed at assisting immigrant and refugee job seekers to prepare for, and ultimately gain, employment […]

Sample Cover Letter Templates


Check out some of the sample cover letters you can download and use as a template for your next job application
Youth Central have a range of different cover letter templates you review and modify to suit your needs. Check them out on the following link, Youth Central.
Also don’t forget to check out our cover letter writing guide […]

The MEF’s First General Meeting


The first ever general meeting for the Melbourne Employment Forum is coming up soon and we would love to see you there.

The meeting will discuss the new Federal Government initiative- Migrant Communities Employment Fund and will also discuss the Melbourne Employment Forum’s ongoing commitment to reducing unemployment and underemployment amongst migrant communities in Melbourne. This meeting will be attended by Hon. Bill Shorten, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations; Adam Bandit MP, Deputy Leader of Australian Greens and other dignitaries.

Date: 5th of July, 2013
Time: 10am- 2pm
Place: Flemington […]

Australian Job Search Websites

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Listed below is a very small selection of job vacancy databases compiled by the University of Sydney which you can use to look for work Australia. There are many general search databases available where you can look for work in any industry, graduates only databases and then there are specialised job vacancy databases as well. Examples of both are here, however you can go online to search for different recruitment agencies and search engines (which we do not list here) to maximise your chances of finding the right job.

General job search databases

Australian Job SearchByron Employment AustraliaCareerJetCareerOnejobseekerJobarooJobreelJobSearch […]