Meeting the workforce challenges - networking breakfast 


Guest speaker Avril Henry will inspire and deepen your understanding of the workforce issues faced in the NT community sector at a networking breakfast on Wednesday 16 April.

Join colleagues from the community, government and private sectors to hear Avril on the subject of meeting the workforce challenges in the community sector.

Avril (pictured) will present innovative and fresh developments in recruitment, retention and workforce engagement.

Avril Henry graduated from the University of Cape Town in accounting and economics, migrating to Australia in 1980, with two suitcases, $500 and a dream to live freely and make a difference.

Avril’s career has spanned senior roles in finance, IT, project management, change management and HR. In 2006, Avril completed a Ministerial Review into recruitment and retention practices in the Australian Army, Navy and Air Force. Following the review, she was appointed to the Navy Workforce Planning Committee.

Avril is the author of Leadership Revelations: An Australian Perspective and The Who What When and Y of Generation whY?.

Her latest book, released in October 2007, is titled Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders Today: Breaking down Generational Barriers at Work.

The breakfast will be held in the Arafura Ballroom, Holiday Inn, Esplanade Darwin on Wednesday 16 April from 7.30am to 9.30am.

Cost: $35.00per person (incl GST) - register on the NTCOSS Conference registration form (.pdf) or phone Eventuate on 8942 2644.

This event is brought to you by the Workforce Strategy Project, a joint initiative of NTCOSS, the NT Government Department of Education, Employment and Training and the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations.