Youth Connections supports young people to develop life skills and work readiness skills.
We are an organisation that delivers on the practices of helping one person at a time.
About the role
This position requires a person with outstanding networking and sales skills to assist in the coordination of placing of senior school students undertaking HSC ICF VET & TVEAT courses with host employers.
Working within a fast-paced environment, this position is for 35 hours / 7 days per week with the contract ending 31st December 2020
Your duties will include;
Coordinate suitable work placement opportunities for students
Maintain online database
Recruit new host employers suitable for work placement
Build and maintain relationships with host employers and schools
Liaise with High Schools and TAFE's to coordinate work placement opportunities
Ability to work and engage as a team member both within their immediate work environment and broader organisational context
Benefits and perks
This position offers an attractive salary sacrifice package and is subject to a National Police Check and a Working with Children Check.
YC Group are an EEO organisation and encourage people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.
Skills and experience
What we're looking for (selection criteria)
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Exceptional customer service skills
Knowledge of the VET Sector
Ability to build strong rapport with students and employers
Class C Drivers Licence
Positive and can-do attitude
Demonstrated experience developing business relationships and networking
Superior time management, administration and organisational skills, with strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritise
Demonstrated experience using Microsoft products and database systems
Demonstrated knowledge of WHS practices and legislation
Attendance at organisation meetings, network functions and events
You will be required to have a Working with Children check and a National Police Check
Qualifications and/or related field experience in Customer Service or Business
Current First Aid Certificate
Extensive knowledge of different regional industries and business
Please note only selected applicants will be notified for a follow up interview.
Applications close Friday 27th March
16/03/2020$0Gosford & Central Coast1 Administration & Office Support
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