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Workforce Partner Clarence Region

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Job Listing Date
12 Mar 2019
Location
Coffs Harbour & North Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Employment Services

Workforce Partner Clarence Region

Full Time 12 Month Contract

Workforce Partner - Clarence Region

Disability Employment Services (DES)

12 month contract

 

Looking for a fresh start in 2019? Want to make a difference in your community?

CHESS Connect is a leading regional human services organisation that supports local people with a range of employment, disability and mentor services.

Based in the Yamba and Maclean offices and servicing the Clarence region, we are excited to be recruiting a Workforce Partner within our Disability Employment Services (DES) team on a 12 month contract. 

As Workforce Partner you will be focused on providing ongoing support to customers and employers within the Disability Employment Services (DES) program to ensure sustainable employment and outcomes are realised. 

In this role you will devise interventions and solutions and works with the customers and employers to implement them in the workplace.  A solid understanding of people centered case management principles including barrier management is core to your continued success. 

Opportunity & Benefits:

Apart from working with amazing, dedicated people, our benefits include:

  • Competitive above award salaries
  • PLUS incentive scheme
  • A Flex Day per month
  • 10% Super
  • Salary packaging to increase your take home income
  • Training & Career development opportunities
  • Some private use of Company Vehicle
  • A friendly, supportive, team environment.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Building and maintaining effective customer and employer relationships
  • Gaining understanding of the role requirements and assess customer fit and training needs
  • Working with customers and employers to ensure smooth transition into the workplace
  • Maintaining regular contact and provide on-going support with customers and employers
  • Delivering effective and timely communication and post placement care to both employers and customers
  • Recording all actions within the required time frames, ensuring all schedules are maintained regularly with documentary evidence

About You, You'll have:

(Essential Criteria)

  • Proven experience in job seeker service delivery and mentoring
  • Highly developed problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and able to adapt style to suit audience
  • Knowledge and application of Disability Employment Services (DES) contract Deed and guidelines desirable but not essential
  • Ability to prioritise workload, use initiative and multi-task
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and reliable work style
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively as part of a team
  • High level of computer literacy
  • An open car drivers licence

 

Desirable Criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent experience within the Employment Services, Training, Rehabilitation, or Community Services or a similar type sector
  • Candidates will be required to complete a National Police Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencement

 

We want to hear from candidates who enjoy providing a positive customer and client experience, thrive in a target based environment, are motivated by exceeding their professional and personal goals and are looking for a career - not just a job.  If this sounds like you, then please do not hesitate to apply today.

How to Apply:

1) Please apply via SEEK Click APPLY button below

2) Attach your resume

3) Attach a covering letter addressing the Essential & Desirable criteria as above.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5:00 pm Tuesday 26th March

CHESS Connect is an EEO Employer and encourages applications from First Nation Australians, people of culturally diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities & our LGBTI community.

 

 

 

Workforce Partner - Clarence Region

Disability Employment Services (DES)

12 month contract

 

Looking for a fresh start in 2019? Want to make a difference in your community?

CHESS Connect is a leading regional human services organisation that supports local people with a range of employment, disability and mentor services.

Based in the Yamba and Maclean offices and servicing the Clarence region, we are excited to be recruiting a Workforce Partner within our Disability Employment Services (DES) team on a 12 month contract. 

As Workforce Partner you will be focused on providing ongoing support to customers and employers within the Disability Employment Services (DES) program to ensure sustainable employment and outcomes are realised. 

In this role you will devise interventions and solutions and works with the customers and employers to implement them in the workplace.  A solid understanding of people centered case management principles including barrier management is core to your continued success. 

Opportunity & Benefits:

Apart from working with amazing, dedicated people, our benefits include:

  • Competitive above award salaries
  • PLUS incentive scheme
  • A Flex Day per month
  • 10% Super
  • Salary packaging to increase your take home income
  • Training & Career development opportunities
  • Some private use of Company Vehicle
  • A friendly, supportive, team environment.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Building and maintaining effective customer and employer relationships
  • Gaining understanding of the role requirements and assess customer fit and training needs
  • Working with customers and employers to ensure smooth transition into the workplace
  • Maintaining regular contact and provide on-going support with customers and employers
  • Delivering effective and timely communication and post placement care to both employers and customers
  • Recording all actions within the required time frames, ensuring all schedules are maintained regularly with documentary evidence

About You, You'll have:

(Essential Criteria)

  • Proven experience in job seeker service delivery and mentoring
  • Highly developed problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and able to adapt style to suit audience
  • Knowledge and application of Disability Employment Services (DES) contract Deed and guidelines desirable but not essential
  • Ability to prioritise workload, use initiative and multi-task
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and reliable work style
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively as part of a team
  • High level of computer literacy
  • An open car drivers licence

 

Desirable Criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent experience within the Employment Services, Training, Rehabilitation, or Community Services or a similar type sector
  • Candidates will be required to complete a National Police Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencement

 

We want to hear from candidates who enjoy providing a positive customer and client experience, thrive in a target based environment, are motivated by exceeding their professional and personal goals and are looking for a career - not just a job.  If this sounds like you, then please do not hesitate to apply today.

How to Apply:

1) Please apply via SEEK Click APPLY button below

2) Attach your resume

3) Attach a covering letter addressing the Essential & Desirable criteria as above.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

5:00 pm Tuesday 26th March

CHESS Connect is an EEO Employer and encourages applications from First Nation Australians, people of culturally diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities & our LGBTI community.

 

 

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

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