MCIE Blog

Aged care sector in urgent need of new workers
Jan
14

International students in Australia allowed to work more hours

After a recent announcement from the Australian Government, International students will temporarily be allowed to work more hours to help alleviate worker shortages. What it means for students: The 40-hour-a-fortnight working restriction on visa holders has been removed International students are in demand in Australia This is great news for students with no restrictions on [...]
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Dec
10

Thinking of switching to Early Childhood Education and Care?

Is your current job leaving you unfulfilled? Ever consider pivoting to a career that would make a real difference in the world? Then Early Childhood Education & Care might be for you! A child’s environment and education in the early years set the foundations for not only their future academic success but also for the [...]
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Nov
29

It is never too late! Changing careers at 30, 40, 50+

Do you feel like you’re not progressing in your current career? Feeling unfulfilled? Just want a change but worried it is too late? A growing number of Australians are switching tracks and pursuing a change of careers at all ages. Why? There are lots of reasons why people switch. Many workers switch tracks for better [...]
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Nov
25

Are you in a healthy relationship?

Just like people, relationships come in all shapes and sizes. What works for a particular couple may not always work for you and yours. However, a strong and healthy relationship is built on a few common principles. Comfort Are you comfortable with this person? Do you trust them? Can you relax when you’re with them? [...]
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Sep
18

5 reasons why hospitality is a great career for International students

Ever thought about entering the hospitality industry in Australia? If you’re an international student, more opportunities are available in hospitality than in any other sector, and it is easier than ever to take advantage of the demand. Here are five reasons to consider building a career in this ever-growing industry! 1. Workers are in high [...]
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Sep
14

Are you looking to join the workforce?

Research shows that students who did a VET course during school are more likely to be employed full-time or permanently, five years after their studies. If you want to join the workforce, why not consider taking a VET course? With more funding and government subsidies put towards vocational education, a VET course might get you [...]
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Sep
08

Get closer to PR with Workforce Skills Pathway

The Victorian government recently announced a new Workforce Skills pathway for Visa subclass 190 & 491 under their nomination program. This opens up opportunities to candidates with occupations that are in high demand but would normally not meet Victoria's requirements. Why would I do this? Due to COVID-19, certain industries in Australia have a higher need [...]
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Aug
26

Aged care sector in urgent need of new workers

If you have ever considered working as a carer for some of Australia’s most vulnerable citizens, it may be time to act. According to worldwide trends, now more than ever is the time to start a career in aged care. The aged care sector is currently facing a high demand for skilled workers. The June [...]
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