1800 163 987
Job No: 100473
Location: Canberra
  • Exciting opportunity with leading NFP organisation in the specialist employment sector!
  • Benefit from a competitive remuneration plus super, performance related bonuses and salary packaging!
  • Bring your employment services experience to this rewarding position!

 

About the Organisation

Nexus Human Services (Nexus) is a high performing, vibrant industry leader in the specialist employment sector. The organisation is a not for profit company that has proven itself as one of the top providers of DES in Australia.

Nexus is committed to enhancing the lives of people with a disability, jobseekers and the community as a whole.

The organisation’s vision is ‘to inspire all customers by providing a great service experience’.

 

About the Opportunity

Nexus Human Services has a number of exciting opportunities for full-time Post Placement Consultants / Employment Consultants to join their team in Braddon, ACT.

Your primary responsibility will be to assist people with a disability, or who are recovering from a mental illness, with the goal of them maintaining independent and meaningful employment. 

 

Some of your responsibilities will be to:

  • Support clients to maintain their current employment;
  • Support employers with any issue that may arise whilst the client is in employment;
  • Source additional training or support for the client whilst in employment;
  • Actively market clients who are not meeting their employment requirements in their current jobs;
  • Work with job seekers in achieving their career progression goals; and
  • Act as a link between Employers and Nexus

 

About You

This position would be well suited to candidates with experience in a high contact role within employment services. Any understanding of the effects of mental illness in open employment and/or experience with specialist employment programs will be highly regarded.

Nexus Human Services is looking for personable individuals with highly developed relationship management, influencing and teamwork skills, as well as a can-do approach and the ability to succeed in a performance-oriented environment.

You will possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to negotiate at all levels to a wide range of clientele, including employers, job seekers, community stakeholders, other organisations and government departments.

Candidates who have a good understanding of, and empathy for clients with mental health related issues and/ or a disability, and a genuine desire to help others and improve the community will thrive!

Please Note: A reliable vehicle and a current driver’s licence are essential requirements of this role.

About the Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to become a valued team member within an expanding market leading companyNexus is a supportive and close knit organisation where you will be continually challenged and valuedwith access to great mentoring and coaching.

In return for your hard work and dedication, you will receive a competitive remuneration (commensurate with experience) plus super, performance related bonuses and salary packaging options to significantly increase the value of your take-home pay! You will also have access to a company vehicle for any local travel required.

Furthermore, Nexus will actively encourage your career advancement by providing personal and professional development.

Experience true job satisfaction in a rewarding position, don’t miss out – Apply Now!

Do you have the unrestricted right to live and work in Australia?

Do you have a current driver's licence and a reliable vehicle?

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