Employment Support Practitioner
Wellsprings is seeking to hire an Employment Support Practitioner. It is a full time role for 12 months with possibility of extension. The role is dedicated to supporting women from migrant and refugee backgrounds looking for work. It will provide culturally responsive and individualised support at the grass roots level to help women from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds to navigate and connect with employment and training services.
The ESP will proactively work within local communities and service systems to help disadvantaged female jobseekers to prepare for and secure employment through the provision of information, referral and connection supports. They will ensure jobseekers know where they can go to find the information, advice and support they need to move into sustainable work. The ESP will also operate within a network of peers through a community of practice, to share and draw on localised knowledge, learnings, resources as well as models for culturally responsive engagement. They will also work with key stakeholders to develop tailored training opportunities and contribute to a more coordinated and streamlined service experience for women from CALD backgrounds.
To apply for the role please down load the position description and email you resume and cover letter addressing the selection criteria to: Holly@wellspringsforwomen.com by the 5th of July 2021