How to prepare
for the end of JobKeeper

What do you need to know?

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JobKeeper was a record response to near-certain financial disaster for Australian businesses. It was a lifeline to many, helping to keep people employed and businesses running. But as we know, all good things must come to an end. 

We want to ensure you’re prepared for the upcoming end of the JobKeeper payment scheme. Employment experts, Ben Thompson and Simon Obee are hosting a live Q&A to cover off the major things you need to know. Please join us as we look forward to answering your most pressing questions.

What will be covered:

  • What happens when JobKeeper ends
  • How to avoid redundancies
  • A refresher on the JobMaker hiring credit scheme
  • How and when to have difficult conversations
  • Plus, Ben and Simon will be answering your questions

Watch now.


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Meet your hosts.

Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson is the CEO and founder of Employment Hero. He is an employment lawyer, a businesses owner and has well over 20 years experience in the Australian employment landscape. A self confessed geek, Ben has boundless curiosity, enthusiasm and ambition. He thrives on creating innovative solutions, industry firsts and disruptive offerings that redefine markets.

Simon Obee

Simon Obee is the Principal Lawyer at EI Legal, General Counsel & Head of Professional Services at Employment Innovations. He has over 15 years experience as a lawyer in the employment law space – he is an absolute power house when it comes to understanding employer obligations and navigating the complex Australian employment laws.