Disability Employment Australia. Represent, Support, Resource

Employment Consultant Toowoomba

Applications close 31/07/2017

How to apply:

To apply go to our website www.uccommunity.org.au/careers

Contact details

Name: Corinne McPhee
Phone: 07 46883900
Email: corinne.m@uccommunity.org.au

Advertised by UnitingCare Community Employment Service

Location: Toowoomba


UnitingCare Community's Employment Service is a Disability Employment Service funded by the Federal Government to assist job seekers with disability gain and maintain suitable employment within the open labour market.

We are currently seeking a motivated individual with strong sales and marketing experience to join our Toowoomba based team to assist in the provision of services to job seekers and local businesses. This role is responsible for engaging with local employers regarding their recruitment needs and referring suitably skilled and experienced job seekers to available vacancies, with the aim of achieving sustainable employment outcomes.

The successful candidate will have access to professional development opportunities through training, supervision and team support, while being a part of a highly reputable organisation.

This position offers a high level of job satisfaction, as you are given the opportunity to make a positive difference in the community. You will be joining a progressive team within an employer that strives to provide optimum working conditions.

What do you need to be successful in this role?

  • Applicants will require exceptional sales and marketing skills
  • Excellent communication, time management and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge, or the ability to rapidly acquire knowledge in the following areas: Disability Employment Service guidelines; National Standards for Disability Services; Local Labour Market trends and conditions.
  • Minimum Certificate IV qualification within relevant Employment, Marketing, Disability or Community Services field is desirable.
  • Suitability Card for Child Related Employment (Blue Card)
  • Current QLD Driver's Licence


Base salary + super + salary packaging

The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive remuneration package, dependent upon experience, paid accordance with the UCC Union Collective Agreement. The UCC salary packaging program offers employees the opportunity to significantly increase their take home pay. For more information please refer to http://www.accesspay.com.au/ebook/ebook.html or visit the AccessPay website (http://www.accesspay.com.au/Content.aspx?page=salarypackaging).

Culture and Benefits

Our shared values drive the way we work- Compassion, Respect, Justice, Working Together and Leading through Learning. Aligned to our values, our commitment to you is:

  • Training for your role now and development opportunities for your career
  • Diverse work arrangements and opportunities
  • Support to undertake tertiary study
  • Corporate private health discounts
  • Competitive personal and income insurance

Further information on this position can be obtained by viewing the attached position description. Should you require additional / specific details about the role, please contact as per the details below.

UnitingCare Queensland is committed to being a child safe, child friendly organisation and for all children who come into contact with our services we will provide welcoming, safe and nurturing services, prevent child abuse and neglect within our services and appropriately and immediately address child abuse and neglect if it does occur.

As an equal opportunity employer, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for our clients. We welcome applications from all candidates who meet the requirements of the position.