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Andrews government vows $235m to fund hundreds of ‘recovery workforce’ jobs – The Age

The government says the funding will support 500 jobs and 875 internships and training pathways in areas such as mental health and child protection.

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The Andrews government will spend $235 million on a “recovery workforce” package that will add a thousand jobs and internships across mental health, family violence, health and child protection services.
The government said the investment, to be included in the November 24 budget, would support 500 new jobs and 875 training pathways and internships and create a pipeline of workers for the community sector.
Deputy Premier and Mental Health Minister James Merlino.Credit:Joe Armao
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