6 May 2017

Full Time Employment Consultant

for EPIC AssistHobart & Southeast Tasmania

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Job Description

About EPIC Assist (EPIC)
EPIC is an established community-based organisation that specialises in assisting people with a disability to actively participate in their community through sustainable, long term employment. At EPIC, we have a values-based culture based on delivering results that matter for our participants. We have a strong history of promoting from within and encouraging our employees to be the best they can be.About the Role
We are searching for an experienced and passionate Employment Consultant for our Hobart office. A person centred approach is a must in this role as you work alongside other like-minded team members to ensure that our participants receive the best possible support to find and maintain employment. This role requires high level organisation and time-management skills to balance the competing demands of managing a caseload as well as engaging with relevant stakeholders including parent groups, schools, employers and other community service providers
Skills and Experience
* A genuine, demonstrated commitment to working with people with a disability to achieve greater social inclusion
* Ability to manage a caseload
* Advanced communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
* Effective and positive problem solving and conflict resolution skills
* Qualifications in Community Services, Disability Services, Social & Behavioural Sciences or similar will be highly regarded
Culture & Benefits
EPIC is a caring and fun place to work with supportive, passionate and friendly colleagues and leaders who value your contribution, and share your commitment to achieving positive results for our participants. Your work will be both challenging and rewarding and you will be encouraged to take advantage of professional development opportunities. You will also have access to salary sacrificing to increase your take home pay. For more information about EPIC and our employment conditions, please visit epicassist.org.Applications are invited from suitably qualified, experienced and enthusiastic professionals who are passionate about making a difference in people’s lives.

Application close 24 May 2017

We respect diversity in our people, in their ideas, work styles and perspectives to ensure we are representative of the community we serve. We actively encourage People with Disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, Mature Aged Workers and people from Cultural and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds to apply. If you have any specific requirements we need to consider, please contact our Human Resources Department on 07 38575085 prior to any interviews.

All Applicants must be willing to undergo a National Police Check as well as expected to obtain a Working with Children Check and may be requested to undertake a medical check-up.

Job Locations: Hobart & Southeast Tasmania.
Job Categories: Community Services and Employment Services.
Job Types: Full Time and Permanent.

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