Transition to Work Field Officer | Transition to Work | Kirwan

The BUSY Group

Identify the barriers the youth of today and provide direction to ensure sustainable employment opportunities for our participants.

  • Excellent opportunity to make a difference!
  • Based in Kirwan
  • Full Time fixed term contract to 30 June 2022
Our mission is to provide employment opportunities and up-skilling to people, communities and businesses in a sustainable way

About Skill360…
Skill360 Australia is a not-for-profit organisation, registered with the Australian Charities and Not-For-Profits Commission. It is part of the BUSY Group Ltd, a not for profit organisation dedicated to providing career opportunities to job seekers and students through apprenticeship, employment and education support programs.

A bit about the role...
Based in Kirwan you will provide intensive, pre-employment support to improve the work-readiness of young people and help them into work (including apprenticeships and traineeships) or education. You will conduct assessments to identify barriers of the youth of today and provide direction to ensure sustainable employment for the participants.

With your effective communication skills you will engage and refer participants to job providers and community organisations. You will place participants into employment by supporting them with job search activities including matching participants to current vacancies and reverse marketing and support participants with interview coaching and resume preparation.

A bit about your experience and quals … 
The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate and engage with employers and job seekers from a diverse background. You will be able to work independently and autonomously and effectively facilitate small groups. Previous experience working with disadvantaged youth is desirable, but not required.

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What’s in it for you…
You will have the opportunity to work with an organisation that makes a difference in the community.  You will get the chance to actively participate and support in an inclusive culture, acting with integrity across The BUSY Group.

We are an industry leader, who actually lives our values.  You would be joining a diverse, strong, successful and innovative organisation who meets its mission by changing people’s lives.

How to apply...
Our preferred method of application is on the Skill360 website listed above. Candidate care is important to us, so you will hear from us at some stage in the process, either via phone or email.

Skill360 and The BUSY Group is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

This position is subject to obtaining a Criminal History and Working with Children Check.

If you don't have a current blue card, to avoid delays, we suggest you complete an online application at the link below, selecting jobseeker:

The BUSY Group is an organisation that puts the best interest of children and young people first by adhering to the Child Safety Organisation National Principles.