New opportunity to work in local communities to support and assist Victorian jobseekers.
Jesuit Social Services is a social change organisation working to build a just society where all people can live to their full potential.
Since 1977, Jesuit Social Services has provided services to some of the most disadvantaged in our community.
We place a high priority on advocacy and are a leader in policy development and research, and in collaboration and partnerships with other organisations to better meet the needs of the individuals and communities we seek to assist.
The Jobs Victoria Advocates Program aims to:
We are seeking to recruit 6 passionate Jobs Advocates to work in local communities to support and assist Victorian jobseekers, so they know where they can go to find the information, advice and support they need to move into sustainable work.
Funded through Jobs Victoria you will play an important face-to-face navigation role in local communities across Melbourne (Southern Metro Melbourne or Northern Metro Melbourne).
The ideal candidate will advocate effectively on behalf of jobseekers to ensure they are connected with services that can help them prepare and secure work.
Competitive remuneration, plus salary packaging benefit, phone and laptop is offered together with ongoing professional and career development.
For further information please contact Bianca Barbarisi – Program Manager, ETE – 0428 511 463
Applicants are required to respond to each of the Key Selection Criteria, with names and contact numbers of two referees. Your responses to the selection criteria should be incorporated into your covering letter. Please apply in confidence.
Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 12 May 2021.
Applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date and may be subject to change without notice.
Jesuit Social Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We celebrate and welcome all people regardless of ethnicity, cultural background, age, gender, sexuality, disability or religious affiliation.
Jesuit Social Services takes child protection seriously. We undertake multiple screening processes including appropriate reference and background checks, Working with Children Check and police checks to ensure the protection of children and young people in our care.
You are required to meet the behaviour standards outlined in our Code of Conduct.