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Employment Coach (Trainer)

Organisation : Uniting

Location : Melbourne

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Community Services

Salary type : Other

Application closing date : 10 Dec, 2021

About the role

  • Leading community services organisation
  • Salary packaging and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full time Permanent Role
  • Locations : Multiple Positions in the South East & North West suburbs of Melbourne
  • South East: Dandenong, Cranbourne, Pakenham, Parkdale
  • North West: Footcray, Heidelberg, Werribee, Sunbury, Melton


About the opportunity

We have outstanding opportunities for passionate and experienced individuals to work with a highly reputable and iconic community services organization.

This role is responsible for delivering Uniting’s  NDIS funded Pathways 2 Employment – School Leaver Employment Supports, through a range of training, work placement and life skill opportunities that will support participants to achieve their individual employment goals.


View the full position description here


About you

You’re a motivated Employment Coach who has a genuine interest in and commitment to supporting young people with disability with their transition from school to employment.


You will have previous experience:

  • Developing action plans
  • Training, coaching and mentoring
  • Delivering travel training on public transport and driver education to help participants get their learners permit
  • Supporting participants with work placements and industry visits
  • Skill development and confidence building
  • Dealing with complex situations
  • High degree of customer service working with participants and their families/carers
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Working in a target driven environment


Qualities that will help you succeed in the role are flexibility, resourcefulness,resilience and creativity; with a preference for working within a collaborative team environment.




  • Current valid driving license
  • Intermediate computer skills


  • Cert IV Training & Assessment &/or Career Development/ Disability / Community Services / Employment Services / Youth Work

How to apply

If this sounds like you, find out more or apply today. Please upload the following as part of your application:

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume


Applications close 10 December 2021.


Get in touch

If you would like more information on this position, please contact Kelly Ardonis on:




About Uniting

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

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Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and relevant Working with Children Check in your State prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking. It is a condition of employment that all eligible workforce in Victoria receive the COVID-19 vaccination and supporting evidence may be requested in order to perform duties at any of Uniting’s workplaces.


Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Uniting

How to apply

Please click on the apply now button for further details.

Please quote in application: Employment Coach (Trainer) via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Community_Services
Sector: #Aged_Care_and_Seniors, #Children, #Community_Development, #Community_Engagement, #Community_Support_Services, #Disabilities, #Drug_Alcohol_and_Addiction, #Education_and_Employment, #Education_and_Training, #Employment_Services, #Families, #Foundations_Trusts_and_Philanthropy, #Health_–_General, #Homelessness_and_Affordable_Housing, #Humanitarian, #Law_Justice_and_Human_Rights, #Media, #Men, #Mental_Health, #Social_Enterprise, #Women, #Youth_and_Young_People

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