Career Practitioner

  • Full Time

Website The BUSY Group

About this Job

Our purpose is to make skills, education and employment accessible to every person, so they can create their own world of unbounded possibilities.

About BUSY…

BUSY At Work is part of The BUSY Group, a not-for-profit organisation. Presenting over 45 years’ experience in skilling solutions and services to employers and businesses, job seekers and students, through apprenticeship support services, employment, education support programs, and vocational training.


About the Role…

Jobs and Skills Centre (JSC) Service Providers provide a “one-stop shop” to support individuals and businesses to build a skilled workforce.  JSC’s operate as a State-wide network providing outreach services to business and the community.  The JSC Coordinator is the linchpin in working to create opportunities and build strong relationships with local industries and employers.  They will be responsible for the day-to-day coordination of the JSC and facilitate training and assessment needs to create sustainable employment outcomes. This role is full time, fixed term for 2 years with possibility of extension based servicing Broome.

So, what does a typical day look like?

  • Coordinate access to quality career, training and employment advice across the State
  • Coordinate and facilitate services to a diverse range of clients including school leavers, job seekers, mature-aged career changers, migrants, First Nations Australian job seekers, care leavers, employers and industry
  • Liaise directly with emerging and established local industries and employer groups
  • Collaborate with TAFE to plan and deliver the service, our extensive local connections in employment, education and training to identify and develop bespoke programs and services to meet the needs of the local community

BUSY Benefits…

  • Competitive above award salary; Circa $90k + super
  • Company car + fuel card
  • Flexible and Hybrid work options
  • Training and Professional development commitment
  • Career progression and internal transfer opportunities
  • BUSY Benefits program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tools of the trade to support your individual role
  • Paid Parental Leave, Retail Discounts, Annual My BUSY Day Off


A bit about your experience…

  • Minimum Cert IV Career Development or willing to achieve the qualification within 12 months of commencement.
  • Have a strong understanding of labour market and socio-economic issues in the region, together with familiarity with applicable employment and training related programs and services
  • Have an ability to establish strong networks with a range of stakeholders including employers, schools, training providers, government agencies and the local community
  • Ability to obtain a Working with Children Check and National Police Check

Next steps…

Candidate care is important to us, this role will actively commence recruitment from the date of advertisement. The closing date of this ad is dependent on the appointment of the role.

The BUSY Group is an Organisation that puts the best interest of children and young people first by adhering to the Child Safety Organisation National Principles.  The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening including, criminal history and relevant working with children checks.

The BUSY Group is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from First Nations People, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

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