Geared4Careers Program Officer - Bendigo - Part Time

Geared4Careers is an innovative program that provides support to students in Shepparton, Bendigo, Wangaratta, Benalla and Wodonga. We are looking for a confident individual with real life experience and excellent communication skills to join our success driven program team in Bendigo. The role involves engaging and mentoring young people still at school, assisting them with finding work while still studying and eventually helping them to gain full time employment.

Our ideal candidate will possess the ability to build strong relationships which includes networking within the local business and education community, to be approachable and have a strong and resilient character.

The candidate will be based at one or more of the public Bendigo Secondary Schools for a majority of the time and will have to travel to the main office for regular team meetings.

Candidates will need to provide a current resume and a cover letter demonstrating the following:

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as a team member
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • A high desire to achieve and succeed
  • The confidence to market the program and students to the local labour market
  • A good level of computer literacy and record maintenance skills

On the job training will be provided for all systems and strategies. If you are up for this challenging yet rewarding role that will provide real change in the community and are keen to work with an established and well regarded organisation, we want to hear from you.

Please note that this is a part time, on-going role with hours/days to be negotiated. Driver’s License, Working with Children’s Check and Police Check are required.

Forward a cover letter and resume to Geared4Careers General Manager, Ronni Druitt, on
Closing date: 13 January 2020