The childcare needs of non-English speaking background women for employment and training

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Author: Keating, Clare

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Association of Non-English Speaking Background Women of Australia (ANESBWA); Effective Change Consultants

Abstract:

The childcare needs of only some non English speaking background (NESB ) women are being met. The objective of this research and policy paper is to investigate the extent to which the need for childcare is a barrier for NESB women wishing to enter/re-enter employment or employment related training. Research methodology was: a literature review; consultations with officers of relevant government departments and bodies, union representatives, community based advocates and organisations, ethnic childcare and childcare organisations; and case studies. Conclusions include: the cost of formal...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Language; Demographics; Equity; Employment; Gender; Industry; Teaching and learning

Keywords: Minority group; Return to work; Access to education and training; Entry into working life; Organisation; Training

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Granville, New South Wales: ANESBWA, 1994

Physical description: 24, [9] p.

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Series: Policy paper (Association of Non-English Speaking Background Women of Australia); no. 4

Statement of responsibility: Clare Keating

Also called: The childcare needs of non English speaking background women for employment and training; The child care needs of non-English speaking background women for employment and training

ISBN: 0646183958

Resource type: Paper

Call number: TD/TNC 87.2060

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