Careers at yourtown

Job Placement Coach

Job no: 492910
Work type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Location: Glenorchy
Categories: Employment Services

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to work in a rewarding industry and be part of a fun and supportive team. Are you ready to make a difference, come and be part of the solution! 

As the Job Placement Coach, you will be part of a small but dynamic team that works together with the young person to focus on building their skills, confidence and readiness to enter employment through targeted and tailored activities. Every day will be different but day to day you will be:

  • Completing intake assessments with the job seeker to determine work readiness;
  • Working in collaboration with the job seeker to goal set;
  • Connecting with relevant community organisations to support work readiness;
  • Job matching, cold calling and reverse marketing the job seeker to employers;

This is a permanent, full-time role based in Glenorchy, with FREE Public Parking Available!
Remuneration for this role commences at $66,848 per annum + 10% Superannuation + salary packaging

Those with call centre and sales experience are highly encouraged to apply!

About you

You are passionate about what you do. To you this is not just a job, it is your career – a choice that you make every day! Your practice is client focussed, our young people are at the heart of it and you understand that they are the experts in their own lives. 

In addition you also possess;

  • A solid understanding of the local labour market as well as the barriers faced by disadvantaged young people;
  • Proficient skills in using technology and systems; our compliance requirements are high and your administration needs to be on par with this; 
  • Great employer engagement skills - you love cold calling and reverse marketing;
  • The drive to meet KPIs – it isn’t just a number, it is a young person’s life that you help change for the better.

To apply, and for a full Position Description please visit: 

About yourtown

yourtown's mission is "To enable young people, especially those who are marginalised and without voice, to improve their quality of life." We take the time to listen, understand and encourage young people to find their place.

For over 15 years, yourtown has been providing quality employment services throughout Australia in communities facing long-term unemployment. Employment Services at yourtown works persistently to address youth unemployment and its causes, by unpacking the challenges a young person might have and finding the right solution for that young person. 

If you are looking for an opportunity where you are encouraged to think outside the box, help drive change and have a positive impact on the lives of young people, we would love to hear from you! Come find your place at yourtown.

Contact: Sharlene Chand, Human Resources Officer 07 3867 1208

"In our team we value diversity, inclusivity and people who want to make a difference"  

yourtown is committed to providing services that protect and keep children, young people and adults at risk free from harm. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory screening for child-related employment including the completion of a National Criminal History Check and retention of a valid Working with Children Check.

Advertised: Tasmania Standard Time
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