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Employment Worker - Whitelion Indigenous Employment Program - Geelong


Employer: Whitelion
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: HR & Employment Services, Indigenous, Social Work, Youth
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional VIC

Job posted on: 24 January, 2018.
Applications close: 14 February, 2018. (Expired)

  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
  • Great Salary Packaging plus 17% Annual Leave Loading! 
  • An additional three (3) days gifted leave per year during Christmas and New Year!

Who we are:

Whitelion is a non-profit community organisation working with young people who are at risk and disconnected from the community due to abuse and neglect, drug addiction and poverty. Whitelion opens doors to opportunities, relationships and community for these young people. It gives them the chance to ‘break the cycle’ through leadership, mentoring, employment, housing support and indigenous programs, outreach services, and prevention programs run in rural and metropolitan schools in disadvantaged communities.

We are currently seeking a qualified and motivated Employment Worker to join our Employment team, based in Geelong with an outreach requirement.

To be successful in this role you will be required to:

  • Engaging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people in vocational and employment activities, inclusive of resume development, interview preparation and industry education
  • To coach Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people in the development of  independent job seeking skills
  • Supporting the matching of young people with employers and educational service providers, suited to their skill levels and aspirations

Salary range is $53865.76 -$58924.32 depending on qualification and/or experience plus employer superannuation contributions of 9.5 %.

What you'll get in return:

  • Great Salary Packaging plus 17% Annual Leave Loading 
  • An additional three (3) days gifted leave per year during Christmas and New Year
  • A great team environment and plenty of support
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program Services

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.