Career Guide

Our vision is to have more people in jobs, more people learning new skills, and more communities exposed to positive change, in partnership with employers and industry. 

About the position… 
The primary purpose of the role is to provide highly customised skills and assessment services, tailored career advice and coaching sessions. This includes the development of training and employment plans providing information on local employment and training opportunities. You will work closely with people who have spent time out of the workforce undertaking caring responsibilities and are now looking to return to paid employment. You will also support carers who have recently returned to paid employment and would like to advance or change their career.  
In this role, you will:   

  • Assess each person’s job-related skills, strengths, preferences and gaps through interview, discussion and testing using proven assessment tools 
  • Develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders, including employers, eligible participants and education providers 
  • Develop an individualised plan, provide advice and support including employment and education options 

This is a full-time fixed term position until December 2022 with the possibility of an extension.

Hybrid working arrangements: Work from home, office and on field!  Locations: Gold Coast or Brisbane  

To learn more about the role, please visit our website (link below) to view the full position description.  

BUSY At Work may be subject to a Queensland Government Health Directive pertaining to settings where we provide services and it may be a condition of your employment that you have either complied with a Directive by receiving the required COVID-19 vaccinations, or you hold a valid exemption from the requirement which allows you to continue to meet the inherent requirements of the role.

About you… 
As the successful candidate, you will have:   

  • Certificate IV in Career Development or equivalent (preferred, not essential) 
  • Career planning and advice experience with a proven understanding of VET pathways is essential 
  • Ability to build strong relationships with job seekers and employers  
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills (including building rapport, listening and interviewing), and the ability to research and write clear training and employment plans  

If this sounds like you and your values align with ours, then we highly recommend you visit;   


BUSY Vibe:

  • Competitive, above award salary
  • Generous Bonus incentive plans
  • Flexible and Hybrid work options
  • Training and Professional development commitment
  • Career progression and internal transfer opportunities
  • BUSY Benefits program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tools of the trade to support your individual role

About BUSY…   
BUSY At Work is a not-for-profit organisation providing apprenticeship, employment and community programs. We have over 40 years’ experience providing skilling solutions and services to businesses, workers and job seekers. BUSY At Work provide a wide range of services including recruitment and apprenticeship support services, employment and community services.
How to apply… 

Our preferred method of application is on the BUSY At Work website listed above. Candidate care is important to us, so you will hear from us at some stage in the process, either via phone or email. 

This position is subject to obtaining a Criminal History and Working with Children Check. 

The BUSY Group is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

The BUSY Group is an Organisation that puts the best interest of children and young people first by adhering to the Child Safety Organisation National Principles. 

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Following the recent Queensland Health advice, a number of BUSY At Work offices will be temporarily closed in the Greater Brisbane Area from 5pm Monday the 29th March and will not reopen until after the Easter long weekend on Tuesday the 6th of April, 2021. Click here for list of offices affected. We will be taking calls until 8pm Thursday 1st  on 13 28 79 should you wish to speak with one of the team.

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