July 12, 2023 6:30 pmThe Hunter is getting a lot of investment in renewable energy developments, decarbonising industry, and new sectors such as battery manufacturing, green hydrogen and offshore wind. We can be a global leader in clean energy and manufacturing. To secure this future we need a job ready workforce to fill crucial skills gaps and attract further investment. Now is the time for the government to be funding quality public vocational education. We need to create a TAFE New Industries Training Centre. Come along and hear from experts and local stakeholders discussing the proposal, and the Hunter Jobs Alliance campaign to win this important investment for our region.
April 5, 2023 6:00 pmThe Hunter Jobs Alliance is presents four expert speakers with background in the emerging offshore wind industry and delivering outcomes for workers and communities. Mark Wakeham, Churchill Fellowship recipient Richard Finlay-Jones, Newcastle Offshore Wind Energy, Brad Pidgeon, Organiser Australian Manufacturing Workers Union Penny Howard, National Research Officer, Maritime Union of Australia. Recording here: https://us06web.zoom.us/rec/share/EOyzTvWRjF23AVAT6ZzsiuPJBhg3eK-y6xqc209sbTQosoIb3IyYGwPkXzXQVLnn.EKlZiNTTUNQAr-aE?startTime=1680679375000 Passcode: 3BT@$C.g
January 28, 2023 11:00 amAs we draw nearer to the state election, politicians have their eye on the Hunter. The time is now to skill up and hit the campaign trail, to secure a prosperous future for the Hunter. Come along to our training session in beautiful Maitland to meet your team mates and learn about how we will secure a 'Transition Authority' for the Hunter. We'll provide a fully catered lunch, and equip you with all the info you'll need to confidently take the message out into our communities. Agenda:
October 27, 2022 6:30 pmIn late October Hunter Jobs Alliance is will be hosting locals from Collie, W.A. to speak to us about their experience navigating the town through the closure of three power stations.
June 1, 2022 6:30 pmThere's been a lot of talk about new industries providing jobs of the future. How real are the opportunities? How do we make sure the work actually comes to theHunter? Will they be secure jobs with decent pay and conditions?
September 22, 2021 5:30 pmIn the coming months the Hunter Jobs Alliance and partner Hunter Renewal are running online community workshops to make sure the community has a say on how these public investments are delivered, and to contribute their ideas for jobs and the Hunter’s future.
September 8, 2021 5:30 pmIn the coming months the Hunter Jobs Alliance and partner Hunter Renewal are running online community workshops to make sure the community has a say on how these public investments are delivered, and to contribute their ideas for jobs and the Hunter’s future.