Job Ready Manager
National Centre of Indigenous Excellence
About the Job
The Job Ready Manager will manage the development and implementation of the Job Ready program alongside a small team with 1-2 direct reports. They will lead Job Ready training, oversee employment placements and be responsible for realising desired outcomes of the Indigenous Advancement Strategy (IAS) Contract held with the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C). They will also lead the development of the future direction of the program, ensuring it adapts to the needs of the community and resourcing opportunities available.
The Job Ready Manager will be responsible for optimising potential for each Program participant to complete the full program, from recruitment, through training, to completion of the Program, and support towards successful placement in employment. The role will provide detailed administrative support for the PM&C, including necessary administration, documentation, reporting and managing financial budgets.
Key stakeholders include the PM&C, external course providers such as TAFE and other mentors such as the Educational Ambassador.
Some Interstate travel may be required.