Employment Consultant/Work Broker

  • Professional Services
  • Full Time
  • 5 years ago

Job Information

Job Description

SkillsPlus & BRACE are two leading not-for-profit organisations that came together in 2013 to expand our footprint of services across Victoria and South Australia. We provide a range of education, training and employment services, working with individuals from various backgrounds and abilities, including disengaged youth, migrants, people who are long-term unemployed and people with disabilities.

In 2015 we have extended our services by joining Endeavour Foundation (a large disability provider predominantly based in Queensland).  As a group we are now strategically positioned to make a profound and positive difference for individuals, families and communities through the delivery of a greater range of service options.

There is a range of benefits in working with us, including salary packaging options, flexible work arrangements and an open and supportive work environment.  We have a focus on employee wellbeing, and as we integrate with the broader Endeavour group the benefits on offer will continue to evolve.  There has never been a better time to join us!

As a partner in the AMES Consortium for the new jobactive contract, our services are rapidly expanding in the Peninsula. We are looking for an innovative, forward thinking, proven high performer preferably from the Employment Services industry, to immerse themselves into a team environment.

The Work Broker (Employment Consultant) is responsible for engaging with a caseload of people looking for work, assessing suitable employment options and supporting the placement process to ensure sustainability of employment.

You will take part in a fresh and innovative service delivery model. The roles are based across the Peninsula with a targeted focus on, but not limited to Mornington and Hastings.

We are looking for a highly motivated, energetic and passionate person to join our business. The successful applicant will have a broad range of skills including excellent customer service, communication and team skills with a capacity to Case Manage, motivate and market individuals into suitable employment opportunities, facilitate supported group sessions and be driven to achieve all business targets.  It will be advantageous to have experience in community development, including experience in working with disadvantaged job seekers.

We will support you and your performance with our suite of wrap around programs to support our jobseekers and our existing linkages with employers. You will also receive generous salary packaging options.

An attractive remuneration package, including the ability to salary package, will be offered to the successful applicant.

Should you require any further information regarding the role, please contact the Client Relationship Manager, Samantha Jones on (03) 9784 0400.

A Position Description, outlining how to apply, is available on www.skillsplus.com.au

Applicants must satisfactorily address selection criterion to be shortlisted. All applications are welcomed and will be considered, but only applicants that are shortlisted will be contacted.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and if required a Working With Children Check

SkillsPlus is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

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