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Job: Student Pathways Coordinator

Active since 09-10-2018 Job category Education / Coaching / Trainers
Location Glen Waverley Level -
Educational level Vocational / Diploma / As... Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary -


 • Not for Profit Organisation, Glen Waverley location
• Part-time (4 day/week) position with the potential for full-time
• Autonomous, flexible role with onsite car park, salary packaging & FBT Exemption Benefits

The Company:
bestchance is an independent, not-for-profit organisation providing education and support services to children and families since 1895. We are also a Registered Training Organisation, offering nationally recognised accredited training to the wider community. We believe in taking an innovative and holistic approach to our service delivery and are committed to reflective practice and ongoing quality improvement.

The Role:
bestchance is currently seeking an exceptional individual with a positive, collaborative and can-do approach, to join our dedicated training team. Based in Glen Waverley you will provide support to our adult students in order to strengthen their opportunities for practical placement and employment outcomes post-study.

Key Responsibilities:
Support students in terms of career pathways, maximising their potential to obtain employment after studying.

• Build upon and maintain our bestconnect database of work placement organisations and support students in obtaining placements.
• Actively engage with industry and community stakeholders, such as child care centres, kindergartens, schools and allied health facilities, to build relationships and increase opportunities for our students to attain employment.
• Manage a range of non-accredited training programs
• Liaise with Training staff and facilitate student evaluations
• Follow up with past students to track their employment outcomes.
• Manage events for students and workshops for the broader community.
• Project manage a variety of initiatives to enhance employment opportunities and increase brand awareness.

The Ideal Candidate:

We are looking for a self-motivated, driven, enthusiastic relationship builder!

Ideally you will have:
• Minimum 2 years customer service, account management or project management experience
• Excellent communication skills and fluent English
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office
• High level of personal integrity, exercising discretion and empathy with student’s needs
• Experience working with a diverse range of cultures and nationalities
• Proven success in building and managing relationships with multiple stakeholders
• Ability to work autonomously and hold yourself accountable
• A current Working with Children Check or willingness to obtain one.
• Current Drivers Licence.

What’s in it for you?
• bestchance offers salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay.
• Pick which days of the week you want to work!
• Enjoy a supportive, fun and positive team environment.
• Work for an employer that believes in flexibility, accountability and self-management.
• On site parking and access to company car fleet
• Opportunities to grow the role into a full time engagement.

How to Apply:

Applications should be lodged online via the Apply button (below) and please use Internet Explorer to apply via our website.

For a private confidential discussion about this position please contact Robyn Donaldson on 8562 5100.

Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

bestchance is a child safe and equal opportunity employer. We are committed to child safety and have zero tolerance of child abuse. Applicants should be aware that we carry out Working with Children, Police Records and reference checks to ensure that we are recruiting the right people.

More information
This listing is a part-time job

Job category Education / Coaching / Trainers
Industry / Industries Education / Training
Region Australia
Keywords Student Careers, Pathways Coordinator

Contact information

Name Randima Sandirigama