Employment Consultant

  • MatchWorks is a community-based organisation who are proudly not-for-profit, we are one of Australia’s biggest employment services providers.
  • Every year, we help thousands of people from all backgrounds, ages and abilities to find the right job.
  • Fixed-term position until 30 June 2022!

About MatchWorks

MatchWorks has a long and successful history as an employment services provider where we have improved and enriched the lives of individuals through pathways to ongoing, sustainable employment whilst providing effective recruitment solutions for employers.  Our people work for us because they are rewarded, developed and take great pride in working for a not-for-profit that benefits so many.

Matchworks is contracted by the Australian Government, through the Department of Education, Skills and Employment to deliver employment services to unemployed job seekers to directly assist them in their employment journey. We do this through the provision of advice and support, professional services, relevant training, connections with a range of government initiatives and ongoing support once they have secured employment.  

About the Role

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Employment Consultant who can provide a high level of customer service and engagement to assist those in the community with various barriers to employment to find suitable work.

Based at our Blacktown site and part of a motivated, diverse and supportive team of 9, this is an exceptionally rewarding position where no two days will be the same. Through your engagement and support of jobseekers with varying barriers and capacities you will be responsible for –

  • Conducting initial job seeker assessments to determine requirements
  • Building relationships to promote engagement and compliance
  • Working with job seekers to identifying and promote employability skills and job matching

This position is suited to a performance driven individual with highly developed interpersonal and customer service skills and demonstrated professionalism, attention to detail and an ability to engage and influence.

Please note, in line with requirements for this position, the recruitment process will require the preferred candidate to consent to a criminal history check.

About Our Benefits

genU welcomes diversity, including diversity of race, culture, spirituality, gender, age, identity, ability and sexuality. We are committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment for all and living the values of genU each and every day.

There are so many benefits available when you work with MatchWorks, some of which include –

  • exceptional salary packaging options
  • individual career development focus and opportunities
  • paid parental leave
  • an ability to purchase extra leave
  • paid half day off a month
  • recognition programs
  • Positive and collaborative culture

This position is a full-time position, Monday to Friday, 9am - 5.06pm

If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus, we would love to hear from you!

Contact

For further details please contact Chris Dufty, Site Manager on 0477 000 979 or via email - [email protected]

MatchWorks is committed to providing accessible, inclusive and equitable recruitment processes for all candidates. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please email [email protected]

Closing date

Applications will close on Tuesday 14 December 2021 at 9.00am

Matchworks requires all employees, contractors, volunteers, and work-placement students to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they are an Excepted Person as defined by the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions. All applicants must therefore be able to comply with this requirement.

Employment Consultant

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Jobs / Administration & Office Support

Sydney NSW

Annually - Full time

9 months ago

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