Career Advisor

About Wunan

Wunan Foundation is a 100% Indigenous owned not-for-profit organisation, with a head office in Kununurra. Wunan’s purpose is to ensure that Aboriginal people in the 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.

About the role

Based in Kununurra and reporting to the Manager Employment & Training, the Careers Advisor will assist in the delivery of the Jobs and Skills Centre programs and services in Kununurra and surrounding regions. The right person will have excellent team work and communication skills and experience in working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Key Duties

• Actively participate in the day to day delivery of the Jobs and Skills Program services, in line with the Service Agreement.

• Ensure that all the elements of job seeker client and employer clients service delivery are fully implemented.

• Actively work with the J&SC team in the delivery of J&SC services and activities to clients.

• Model & comply with workplace policies and procedures, including Health and Safety

• Record all client service delivery in the CRM database recording system.

Requirements of the role

ESSENTIAL

• Cert IV qualification in Career Advice and Employment Services or are prepared to enrol to complete these qualifications. (Wunan will enrol successful candidate)

• Demonstrated understanding of labour and recruitment markets requirements

• Experience working within contractual parameters and guidelines;

• Experience reporting against project milestones and KPI’s;

• Excellent Communication Skill;

• Effective Time Management skills;

• Computer and Administration skills using databases, MS Office applications and internet browsers;

• Excellent Interpersonal skills including the ability to deal effectively at all levels of the organisation;

• Demonstrated ability to maintain a positive , enthusiastic and outcome oriented attitude;

• Demonstrated strong initiative skills with the ability to be self-directing and work autonomously.

DESIRABLE

• Experience/ability to understanding and working with Aboriginal people

• Experience driving long distances in remote areas

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please include your resume and covering letter, plus a minimum of two referees in your application. Further job related queries please contact HumanResources@wunan.org.au or (08) 9168 3881

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