Where flexible working works - Jobs for mums

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Is it possible for mums to spend time with their family, earn money and have a fulfilling career? 

We think so, and we're here to help you achieve it.

On our site, you will find flexible jobs, part-time work, school-hour jobs, work-from-home roles, business opportunities and franchises for parents across Australia. We have information on courses, training and practical tips to enjoy work and family life.  Want new vacancies delivered straight to your inbox? Simply sign up to our weekly newsletter

Flexible Income Opportunities for the Modern Mum

Flexible income opportunities for the modern mum

Being a mum these days proves to be no single task. Taking care of your family is, by definition, an extremely complex job. Good nutrition, health, education, psychological well-being, extracurricular activities, spiritual strengthening, you name it. Those are just some aspects to take care of for your family, all while also taking care of yourself. Regardless if you split chores with your partner - or not - or are a single mother, time management is crucial....Read More

Meet Tash Kritter: Build a Business By 'Learning Through Play'

Run your own toy parties

Meet Tash Kritter, Director of Little Wooden Toybox and a mother of 2 (8 and 6 years old). Tash built her business by teaching mothers about the important of learning through play and helping children become successful lifelong learners. Her team of mums in turn shares this with other mothers through toy parties using their range of brightly coloured wooden toys...read more

Important Tips for Parents to Achieve a Work-Life Balance

Hearing the term “work-life balance” alone can cause stress to working parents. That’s because full-time working parents usually feel guilty of the divided attention that is spent between work and family. The key is to focus on getting organized to find the right balance between work and parenthood. If you often find yourself struggling to find the right balance in your life as a parent, here are three tips that you may want ....read more

Come and Join the Flexible Working Revolution!

Business Owners and Employers -  Are you growing your team? Offering flexibility is the best way to attract experienced, skilled and committed parents.  You can showcase your opportunity and business to parents who are actively looking for part time work, job-share roles, flexible hours and new business opportunities.  Place your vacancy and opportunity with us, and we'll handle the rest of the marketing for you. Find out more.

Mums - Are you looking for that perfect job to fit around your family life? Have you been wandering the web, searching for that genuine, flexible work and opportunity? We can steer you in the right direction, give you some career ideas and help you find work that suit you.   We bring together employers and businesses who are actively offering work suitable for parents. Not just jobs, we have training, businesses for sale, career information and much more. Sign up to our newletter to stay in the know.


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The Australia Bureau of Statistics

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The Australia Bureau of Statistics is seeking up to 38,000 motivated and community minded Field Officers to work on the 2016 Census.

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