DES Employment Consultant - Bondi Junction & Maroubra

Konekt

Newly created role to support an expanding caseload, join an engaged team & gain a fulfilling career with progression opportunities & RDO's

  • Manage, coach & guide an active caseload of 50 clients
  • Enjoy the convenience of working close to home
  • Flexible working environment, monthly RDOs & additional leave options
What you’ll be doing:
As a DES Employment Consultant, you will be based in our Bondi Junction & Botany offices and manage the surrounding ESA. You will provide services to a diverse spectrum of clients, assessing possible employment challenges, understanding their individual needs and assisting them in moving forward into sustainable employment or education opportunities.
  • Coach and guide clients through an individual Job Plan, targeting skills gaps and building relationships
  • Manage an active caseload of 50 clients
  • Manage regular review meetings with clients to track progress and monitor Job Plans
  • Match client skills and find mutually sustainable employment opportunities
  • Work collaboratively with business development staff to expand employment sourcing opportunities
  • Develop working partnerships with internal BDM staff, local employers, community organisations, schools and health service providers
  • Professional accreditation opportunity (Cert IV Disability Services)
  • Access to fully maintained company vehicle or hire car for work purposes
  
Is it a good fit?
  
Are you an experienced Employment Services professional who is enjoys building exceptional client relationships?  We are a nimble company currently in growth mode and are looking for the right staff to help us get the job done.
  • A true people person who enjoys building strong connections
  • An active listener and an effective influencer
  • A resilient, positive and enthusiastic person
  • A creative problem solver who is results orientated and enjoys a challenge
  • Previous experience across DES, Jobactive, WFD or AAR contracts
  • Full time role working Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
  • Exposure within diverse cultural communities advantageous but not essential  
  • Successful applicant will go through a National Criminal check and Working With Children’s check
  
Konekt Employment:
At Konekt Employment, we’re passionate about people. We stand by our belief of equal opportunity, we support communities and empower every day Australians. We provide life-changing services that help people find a job or start up their own small business.
Konekt Employment is Australia’s largest NEIS provider, a leader within jobactive and now working towards becoming the number one choice for Disability Employment Services (DES). Collectively assisting more and more people turn their lives around, with a network of more than 80 offices and 420 employees.
  
KONEKT EMPLOYMENT VALUES INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY:
To attract a diverse team, we place a premium on creating an inclusive company culture and an environment shaped by excellence and partnerships. We take great pride in creating an ethical, safe, and healthy environment, equal to all.
  
WE ENCOURAGE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:
We encourage our employees to stretch and to challenge. To experience working in different teams and to go beyond their believed capabilities.
  
WE ARE COMMITTED TO WORK/LIFE BALANCE:
Konekt Employment remuneration and benefits are fair for all and include; rostered days off, yearly salary reviews, professional development leave, discounted health insurance plus more!
  
Konekt Employment Careers
Visit www.konektemployment.com.au/our-story/work-for-us/ to learn more