Careers at yourtown

Placement Consultant - Virtual

Job no: 492919
Work type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Location: Milton
Categories: Employment Services

About the role

In our Virtual Employment Services space, we service our job seekers through platforms such as phone and email, with a view to move towards skype and webchat. We are passionate about providing individually tailored, strengths based case management with the end goal of achieving sustainable employment outcomes.

As a Placement Consultant, every day will be different but day to day you will be;

  • Contacting newly referred job seekers and engaging them in our services;
  • Undertaking individual assessments and creating an individual and tailored plan to support a young person into Employment or Education;
  • Connecting our job seekers to our local service centres for ongoing support in their pursuit of employment;
  • Providing staffing relief to sites to cover unplanned leave.

2 X Opportunities Available!
 Full-time Permanent position and a Fixed Term position until Feb 2022 based on-site at Milton!
Remuneration for this role commences at $66,848 per annum + 10.00% Superannuation + salary packaging 

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. 
  • 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.

About the benefits of working at yourtown

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

Applications close: 15th October 2021

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. 

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

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