Aboriginal people succeeding through ability, opportunity and reward for effort
Employment Opportunities at Wunan
Posted by , 31st May 2018

Career Advisor – Broome Career Centre

Wunans’ purpose is to ensure that Aboriginal people in the East Kimberley enjoy the capabilities and opportunities necessary to make positive choices leading to independent and fulfilling lives. Essentially, to have dreams and a real chance of achieving them.

To achieve this, Wunan has developed initiatives in five strategic priority areas:

  • Education
  • Employment and Training
  • Accommodation
  • Living Change
  • Foundations

Wunan seeks a person who has a positive attitude and commitment to its social change and economic participation mission.

The overall purpose of this Career Advisor role is to actively engage and build relationships with the Employment and Education service providers. Not only that, actively participate in the delivery of screening processes, career guidance sessions, information and training options, computer assisted career guidance, online tools career action plans, school based activities, workshops etc.

Essential Selection Criteria:

  • Experience in careers guidance or an associated field.
  • Experience in leading, motivating and supervising staff members in delivering services to the public
  • Experience working within contractual parameters and guidelines
  • Experience reporting against project milestones, KPI’s and budget expenditure
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to deal effectively at all levels of the organisation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective time management skills including the ability to allocate tasks.

Desirable

  • Indigenous Australian.
  • Familiarity with Government programs, particularly relating to Aboriginal employment and enterprise
  • Willingness to participate in further education or training.
  • Experience in running a workshop, training sessions, recruitment experience, group facilitation.

Other Qualifications:

  • Formal qualifications in Career Development either Cert IV in Employment Services / Career Development.
  • Appropriate licences and working with Children Check / NPC

To Apply:

Please submit a comprehensive resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria to humanresources@wunan.org.au.

CLOSING DATE: 15 June 2018

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