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Rural & Regional

1,000 Jobs Package Grant

Funder:  Federal – Prime Minister & Cabinet

Grant Background: The Australian Government is subsidising 1,000 new jobs for Community Development Program participants in remote Australia to support economic development.

Tranche One of the 1,000 Jobs Package grant funding round will provide an initial opportunity for up to 100 new jobs to be created.

Positions must be:

  • New and ongoing
  • Full-time or Part-time
  • At least 15 hours per week on average

$ Available: Positions will be:

  • Subsidised up to the minimum wage of $19.49 (based on the 2019-2020 minimum wage).
  • Subsidised up to 38 hours per week for up to 46 weeks per year, with the subsidy tapering in the second year to 50 per cent with additional retention bonuses.

Eligibility:  All applicants much meet all eligibility criteria outlined under section 4.1 in the 1000 Jobs Package Tranche One Grant Opportunity Guidelines.

Key Dates: closes 30 November 2019.


Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application. Good luck, Melanie

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