Building a more responsive and supportive workforce


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Over the past seven years, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) workforce has more than doubled. Today some 325,000 workers across a diverse range of occupations and settings support NDIS participants, their families and carers. The essential care and support provided by these workers throughout the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has been critical. The strain of the past few years has no doubt been felt by many NDIS workers. This strain, however, goes beyond the impacts of the pandemic to the key challenges facing the NDIS workforce. Many NDIS workers are feeling...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Workforce development; Employment; Labour market; Pathways; Industry; Policy; Migration

Keywords: Occupation; Employee retention; Employment creation; Employment pattern; Labour demand; Labour shortage; Working conditions; Workforce planning; Education and training needs; Employment projection; Government role; Microcredentials; Recommendations

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory]: Commonwealth of Australia, 2023

Physical description: 44 p.

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Resource type: Government report or paper

Document number: TD/TNC 152.566

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