Youth (Un) Employment
Did you know the rate of youth unemployment is the highest it has been in Australia since the 1990's?
A lack of opportunities, education, training and on-the-job experience all contribute to young people being unable to find permanent and meaningful employment.
'The changing nature of work poses a new set of challenges for the future, with new technologies, a growing focus on digitisation, and demand for flexibility in both the workplace and the home.' (Commonwealth of Australia, 2013)
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Click here to see The Changing Face of Australia's Workforce.