Opinion

This employment services model looks strangely familiar

By Zoë Wundenberg
Updated June 14 2022 - 8:24pm, first published 5:30am
It's a significant rebrand, but something is telling me not much has really changed at all. Picture: Shutterstock

The new employment services model, Workforce Australia, has made headlines this month ahead of its rollout in July. It is touted as being the biggest system overhaul since the privatisation of employment services in place of the Commonwealth Employment Service in 1998 (and we all know how well that has turned out).