We're recruiting - Vocational Coordinator

05 July 2022
Position to help strengthen the pipeline of West Coast students coming into the vocational education system.

About the role

This Fixed term role is an initiative of the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) to raise the profile and strengthen the pipeline of students coming into the vocational education system.

The focus is to increase levels of youth employment and decrease the numbers of youth Not in Education Employment or Training (NEET) within the West Coast region and make vocational education a highly desirable pathway.

It is expected that this service will increase and enhance the opportunities for young people to be aware of and improve access to vocational educational prospects for future careers in trade.

You will be required to build trusting and effective relationships with employees and students at schools, industry and training organisations, employers/business community and other related community networks and organisations.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to make their mark on the West Coast strengthening connections between local employers and schools in the West Coast region to achieve greater engagement in vocational education, employment, and sustainable careers for youth and to support regional economic prosperity.

How to apply:

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To apply, please submit your application via Seek.co.nz.

Should you have any enquiries about the role, please email hr@dwc.org.nz or phone 03 769 7000.

Applications close midday, Sunday 24 July 2022