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Education and Training Coordinator

Advertiser: Serco Asia Pacific3 out of 53.0 overall rating (450 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
5 Sept 2019
Location
Coffs Harbour & North Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Government & Defence, Police & Corrections

Education and Training Coordinator

Job Summary

This is an exciting and rewarding career opportunity for an experienced Education & Training Coordinator to join the new Correctional Centre in Grafton. You will thrive in a fast paced environment where you will work with other like minded professionals who embody our values and are passionate about making a difference every day.
The Clarence Correctional Centre is due to open mid 2020 with a 1700 bed facility, making it the largest and most state-of-the-art Correctional Centre in Australia. Serco Australia has a 20 year contract to operate and maintain the Centre, creating the opportunity for long-term, rewarding and secure employment with exciting career prospects in one of Australia’s most spectacular coastal and country locations.

About you

We are looking for an experienced Education & Training Coordinator with the highest level of personal integrity who demonstrates Serco’s values and is passionate about making a positive difference every day. You possess strong leadership skills and promote an engaging culture which supports ideas and new initiatives to enhance service delivery in line with key operating principles and cost efficiencies. Our Education & Training Coordinator is passionate about contributing to a safer community through the delivery of rehabilitation and reintegration training programs.

About the opportunity

The Education & Training Coordinator is responsible for the design, planning and implementation of an education and vocational training program to meet the assessed needs of the inmate population. You will liaise directly with the Industries on the vocational training requirements to support inmate employment. You will build an inclusive culture that values equality and removes barriers to diversity, whilst providing consistent recognition and encouragement to staff.

To be successful in this role you will

● Hold a Bachelor of Education or Arts, and a Certificate IV in Training & Assessment (essential)
● Be experienced and knowledgeable in legal and regulatory requirements in the VET context
● Have experience with the delivery of assessments for reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy skills (Adult Basic Education) and assessments for Vocational Education Training using the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF)
● Proven experience working with adults including those with low levels of language, literacy and numeracy skills including those from culturally diverse backgrounds
● Have demonstrated experience in the development, delivery and evaluation of education programs
● Be experienced working with adults, including those with low levels of language, literacy & numeracy
● Promote and lead Serco’s Values and Code of Conduct and key operating principles
● Ensure mandatory reporting requirements are adhered to, including timeframes, in accordance with policy


About Grafton

Located on the NSW Mid-North Coast, Grafton is approx. 6 hours’ drive from Sydney and 4 hours from Brisbane. Set on the Clarence River, it is the main hub for the Clarence Valley with a rich natural beauty and is ideally located if you prefer the hinterland or the ocean as your backdrop. With recent Pacific Highway upgrades, investment in infrastructure, affordable housing and access to good schools and recreation options, it is the ideal location for your next career move with your family.

About Us

At Serco, you’ll be part of a team of more than 50,000 people working across more than 20 countries worldwide. But no matter your role or where you’re based, we each share the same goal - to bring service to life to make a positive difference every day. Serco is a business where people and values matter. We have a strong public service ethos, and we employ people from a range of backgrounds.

Interested to be part of our brand new team?

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be part of this exciting new opportunity, click ‘Apply Now’.

Serco seeks and celebrates diversity. We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity and we encourage people from different backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse and people with disabilities to apply.

To find out more about us visit www.graftonserco.com.au

Job Summary

This is an exciting and rewarding career opportunity for an experienced Education & Training Coordinator to join the new Correctional Centre in Grafton. You will thrive in a fast paced environment where you will work with other like minded professionals who embody our values and are passionate about making a difference every day.
The Clarence Correctional Centre is due to open mid 2020 with a 1700 bed facility, making it the largest and most state-of-the-art Correctional Centre in Australia. Serco Australia has a 20 year contract to operate and maintain the Centre, creating the opportunity for long-term, rewarding and secure employment with exciting career prospects in one of Australia’s most spectacular coastal and country locations.

About you

We are looking for an experienced Education & Training Coordinator with the highest level of personal integrity who demonstrates Serco’s values and is passionate about making a positive difference every day. You possess strong leadership skills and promote an engaging culture which supports ideas and new initiatives to enhance service delivery in line with key operating principles and cost efficiencies. Our Education & Training Coordinator is passionate about contributing to a safer community through the delivery of rehabilitation and reintegration training programs.

About the opportunity

The Education & Training Coordinator is responsible for the design, planning and implementation of an education and vocational training program to meet the assessed needs of the inmate population. You will liaise directly with the Industries on the vocational training requirements to support inmate employment. You will build an inclusive culture that values equality and removes barriers to diversity, whilst providing consistent recognition and encouragement to staff.

To be successful in this role you will

● Hold a Bachelor of Education or Arts, and a Certificate IV in Training & Assessment (essential)
● Be experienced and knowledgeable in legal and regulatory requirements in the VET context
● Have experience with the delivery of assessments for reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy skills (Adult Basic Education) and assessments for Vocational Education Training using the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF)
● Proven experience working with adults including those with low levels of language, literacy and numeracy skills including those from culturally diverse backgrounds
● Have demonstrated experience in the development, delivery and evaluation of education programs
● Be experienced working with adults, including those with low levels of language, literacy & numeracy
● Promote and lead Serco’s Values and Code of Conduct and key operating principles
● Ensure mandatory reporting requirements are adhered to, including timeframes, in accordance with policy


About Grafton

Located on the NSW Mid-North Coast, Grafton is approx. 6 hours’ drive from Sydney and 4 hours from Brisbane. Set on the Clarence River, it is the main hub for the Clarence Valley with a rich natural beauty and is ideally located if you prefer the hinterland or the ocean as your backdrop. With recent Pacific Highway upgrades, investment in infrastructure, affordable housing and access to good schools and recreation options, it is the ideal location for your next career move with your family.

About Us

At Serco, you’ll be part of a team of more than 50,000 people working across more than 20 countries worldwide. But no matter your role or where you’re based, we each share the same goal - to bring service to life to make a positive difference every day. Serco is a business where people and values matter. We have a strong public service ethos, and we employ people from a range of backgrounds.

Interested to be part of our brand new team?

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be part of this exciting new opportunity, click ‘Apply Now’.

Serco seeks and celebrates diversity. We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity and we encourage people from different backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse and people with disabilities to apply.

To find out more about us visit www.graftonserco.com.au

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