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Employment Consultant - Gympie

Australian Red Cross
  • Full time hours
  • Gympie location
  • Full time, maximum term contract until 30 June 2023

Who we are

Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian movement. We support and empower people and communities in times of vulnerability. We act for humanity.

About the Role

You will provide one on one support, helping people to achieve their career goals. You will work with a wide range of clients and tailor individual support to meet their needs. You will mentor your clients, provide coaching, guidance, motivation and assist with job preparation skills.

You may already be working in the Employment Services field, or you might have an interest in working in a role where you can work closely with people and make a positive difference through your work. 

You will have a strong, positive customer service focus and an interest in working with people from different backgrounds and life experiences. You may have experience in a customer facing role, or have experience working with people to overcome challenges. Or you may have personal experience of mental health and recovery. Support will be offered through comprehensive training and induction.

What you will bring 

  • A strong client / customer service focus
  • Previous experience working in mental health or disability services, or have lived experience of mental health and recovery
  • Passion and drive for helping people achieve their goals
  • High level organisation and administration skills
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Office or similar software and experience using databases

Our Covid-19 safe practices

It’s vital you review our Red Cross COVID-19 and pre-employment requirements here prior to applying.

Why work with us?

Work for purpose, know that the work you do enables Red Cross to support and empower people and communities in times of vulnerability.

This role is covered by the Labour Market Assistance Industry Award 2010. Red Cross is offering well above Award rates and superannuation is in addition to base salary. A professional development package will also be provided. All Red Cross employees can access generous salary packaging options that can increase your take home pay by paying certain expenses using pre-tax dollars up to $15,900 a year.

Red Cross respects, values and encourages diversity. We believe that diversity in our people enriches our organisation as well as the impact we have.

Further information

To find out more about this opportunity, please refer to the position description below.

For additional enquiries, please contact Philippa Robson on 0438 174 701 for a confidential discussion.

Position description: PD - Employment Consultant (QLD)

Please apply as soon as possible as we will be reviewing applications as they come in and may close the advertisement earlier.

Thank you for considering a career at Red Cross. We also have great opportunities to volunteer. Click here to find out more.

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