Employment Consultant - DES - Logan

The BUSY Group

Seeking a passionate Employment Consultant to identify & develop relationships with clients and employers focusing on securing successful placements.

  • Full time contract based in our central Logan office
  • Career progression and development opportunities as we continue to grow
  • Provide a comprehensive suite of support services to your Community
Not-for-profit disability employment services provider ON-Q operates across Northern NSW and South East Queensland, with offices from Ballina to the Sunshine Coast. Founded in 1988, ON-Q is a not for profit company that enables people with disability to realise their full potential through participation in meaningful employment.

The organisation delivers Disability Employment Service (DES) contracts by the Federal Government to place people with disability into jobs across their footprint.   This role is responsible for managing and developing clients’ readiness and suitability for job placements with employers and for the provision of effective ongoing support.
As the Employment Consultant, you will identify and develop collaborative relationships with clients and employers; with a focus on securing successful job placements and supporting new business opportunities. 

To be successful you must possess:
  • Proven ability to generate placement leads resulting in sustainable employment outcomes for clients
  • Ability to manage and develop a large portfolio of job ready clients
  • Demonstrated experience in building collaborative client partnerships through ongoing coaching, mentoring, support and effective case management
  • Strong business development and networking skills with the capability to support the development of new business initiatives
  • Experience in or knowledge of Disability Employment Services and/or Post School Support Programs is advantageous
Our people underpin our success. They live and breathe our values, are immersed in our culture and impact our communities every day. We support their development and provide opportunities for them to learn. We recognise our longstanding team members, reward our top performers and celebrate at every occasion. 

Our preferred method of application is through https://www.onq.org.au/careers/.  Please visit our website to view the Position Description or learn more.
We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.
Appointment to position is subject to obtaining a successful Criminal History Check and a Working with Children Check.