Posts Tagged ‘skills shortage’

Global Talent Scheme Visa is here!

The Global Talent Scheme (“GTS”) is a new visa scheme designed to attract highly skilled global talent and drive innovation in Australia. The one-year pilot program commenced on 1 July 2018. There are two streams: Established business stream – TSS accredited business sponsors who are publicly listed or has had an annual turnover of at…

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ACS: Australia needs 200,000 more tech workers in five years

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ACS Australia’s Digital Pulse Report The technology skills gap in Australia is deepening, with an extra 200,000 technology workers needed in the next five years if the country is going to be a world leader in the digital economy, according to a new report from the Australian Computer Society (ACS) and Deloitte. The ACS Australia’s Digital…

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Case Study: How Overseas Talent Can Create Jobs for Australian Engineers

I recently read a news article decrying that overseas engineers were taking the jobs of Australian engineers. The story went on to talk about how graduates of engineering degrees were unable to find work in utilities companies and were resorting to careers in software design and coding. Engineers are an occupation listed on its consolidated skilled…

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