Wednesday 18 Dec 2019
Employer: Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand
Location: Brimbank Melton
Work type: Part-time, contract
Application closing date: 5:00PM 02-Feb-2020
About Good Shepherd
Around the world the Good Shepherd network is working to create just and equal communities where women and girls can live full, safe lives. We have been committed to our mission for nearly 200 years, working strongly for social change. All of our services are informed by the latest evidence and research and adopt a best practice approach. We are committed to continuous improvement, innovation and delivering measurable outcomes.
Good Shepherd is collaborating with Council of the Ageing (COTA) and RMIT on a program to improve employment outcomes for older Australian’s. The project is supported by the Try, Test and Learn Fund – an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Social Services. This funding is allocated for innovative community programs.
This exciting ‘Life Coach’ role will work with our COTA & RMIT partners on an innovative program called ‘Reach, Train, Employ’. The program has been developed to support people over 55 years of age in the Brimbank Melton area to undertake training in a Cert III in Aged Care & Disability Services offered through RMIT.
The Life Coach plays an important part in the program, supporting participants to build their financial capability, prepare for employment & focus on their wellbeing as they complete their studies.
About the role
If you have a passion for working with the community and a willingness to learn and develop your skills this role could be perfect for you.
As a Life Coach you will work with program participants, and program partners to:
It will be an advantage for you to have some previous coaching experience but not mandatory. The successful candidate will be supported to build their coaching skills.
Additional requirements for the role:
To apply please review the below position description and submit a short covering letter outlining your relevant skills and experience along with your CV to email@example.com. Personal data held by Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.
Please apply as soon as possible, applications are considered as they are received.