We are looking for an energetic professional to work with people who manage a disability to find and keep work.
Job Vacancy Supported Employment Consultant 12 month contract
WORKSTAR is an established employment agency specialising in delivering employment solutions to employers, and professional support to people who experience barriers to employment as a result of their disability.
We work with people in the Nelson Tasman region with psychiatric, intellectual, physical or sensory disability and annually help over 100 people to find productive, paid work.
We are looking for an energetic, outgoing and savvy person with amazing people skills who will be able to:
- Work with people who manage a disability to find and keep work by actively market their strengths and skills so they can find the right job for them and then to give on-going support for employment issues.
- Work with employers to learn what the skills and abilities they need in their workforce and present clients that can do the job well.
- Support clients while they are in work with orientation, work trials, coaching and ongoing support.
The successful candidate will have a relevant tertiary qualification and experience in enabling people who manage a disability to participate in the paid workforce. Experience in career practice or recruitment is preferred. This is a 12 month contract thanks to the generous funding from Pub Charity.
The job description and application form is on our website: www.workstar.co.nz. To apply, please download the application letter, and send it along with a cover letter and your CV by e-mail to: Manager@workstar.co.nz We need to hear from you at the latest by 4pm Wednesday, 29th October 2014.
03 546 9206
Article type: News and information
Contact Name: Manager
Contact Phone: 03 546 9206
Contact Email: Manager@Workstar.co.nz