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Youth Coach

Advertiser: EmployNZMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
8 Feb 2019
Bay of Plenty, Tauranga
$45,000 - $49,999
Work Type
Full Time
Education & Training, Other

Our Company

EmployNZ is a leading Bay of Plenty tertiary provider specialising in foundation education, service industry skills, mentoring, and pre-employment education.  We pride ourselves on consistently delivering results to ensure our clients enjoy long term economic independence through our training and coaching programmes.

The Role

As a Youth Service Coach, you will work within a team environment and with organisations in our community to support youth to achieve education, employment or training outcomes that lead to higher education and sustainable employment opportunities.   

On a daily basis you will be meeting with youth to help them reach their potential by helping them to identify and overcome barriers, influencing positive change, providing suitable career advice and general pastoral care.

The right applicant will have ability to relate to youth, be energetic, can contribute great and innovative ideas and be reliable.

Essential Competencies & Skills

  • Ability to build relationships internally and externally
  • Ability to connect with youth through creative, exciting and motivational delivery methods
  • Able to provide suitable and knowledgeable advice around goal setting and career planning
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Computer competency – MS Word & Excel
  • Enthusiasm and drive to deliver results
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • History of meeting and exceeding targets
  • Clean & current full driver licence is essential

The EmployNZ Youth Service team are very passionate about what they do, and they want their new colleagues to be the same! 

This position is 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm.  To apply please submit both a covering letter, briefly outlining your suitability for the role, and your current CV.

Pia Kakau - General Manager Service Delivery 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • Do you have a current New Zealand driver's licence?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (Criminal Record Check) for employment?

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You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

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