employment

Where have all the workers gone?

One local business has asked, ‘where have all the workers gone’, after job adverts have been left unanswered for weeks. The latest figures available from the Institute of Public Affairs…



Jobs will take years to bounce back

Analysis by the Institute of Public Affairs, based on data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) weekly payroll and wages, has found that in the first three weeks of…





Call for more in-home care workers

Trusted Home Care is putting a call out for more qualified staff as it starts to take on more complex clients. From humble beginnings, the in-home aged and disability care…



Number of job seekers falling on Coast

The number of job seekers on the Central Coast decreased in October by 1,017. This leaves 18,868 people receiving the JobSeeker supplement, with those receiving Youth Allowance taking the figure…



Mixed reactions to State Budget

The 2020 State Budget, handed down on November 17, has met a mixed reaction on the Central Coast. Parliamentary Secretary for the Central Coast, Adam Crouch, says it includes millions…