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Posted 2022-08-25

About the role

  • Permanent, full-time opportunity
  • Community Focused
  • Dynamic role with an opportunity for career growth

Skillset are seeking applications for an experienced and enthusiastic Career Development Consultant to join our thriving, community driven organisation and be based in our Orange, NSW office.


The Career Development programs focus on supporting individuals in our community to develop their career through skills, education and employment. You will seek, develop and facilitate the provision of accessible and quality careers information.

In this hands on role, you will mentor and support participants and liaise with community organisations such as TAFE to plan and implement targeted training and career development strategies. You will also be able to develop productive relationships with your fellow colleagues and the broader business community, to assist young people into employment, education or skills development.

The role will focus on:

  • Managing, mentoring and supporting participants into training and employment
  • Meeting a range of program KPI’s that contribute to increasing your clients’ competitiveness in the labour market
  • Providing effective outcome-based case management, administration and reporting
  • Working to establish a career pathway with individuals over a 3 to 6-month period
  • Assisting youth to access support in the areas of skills development, education and employment  


  • Experience in the Recruitment, VET or Employment Services Sector
  • A passion for people and wanting to help them in reaching their full potential
  • Outstanding organisational skills with a good eye for detail
  • Excellent and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills using systems and Microsoft Office
  • Drivers Licence
  • Working with Children Check
  • Willing to undertake a Police Check


  • A supportive and collaborative team culture
  • An exciting and diverse role where every day is different
  • Salary commensurate with experience


To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click "Apply” button to upload your cover letter and resume.

Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately, we will be reviewing applications as they are submitted, therefore, the role may be filled prior to the close date of Thursday 25th August, 2022.

 *Only successful applicants will be contacted

*Only applications with a cover letter and resume will be considered

* Applicants must be able to demonstrate work rights in Australia


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Australia Skillset would like to acknowledge and pay respect to the traditional custodians of the lands on which we work.
We are honoured to be on the ancestral lands of those whose cultures are among the oldest living cultures in human history. We pay respect to the Elders, past, present and to the younger generation of the community who will be the future leaders in years to come.