Jobs @ EIT

Student Employment Advisor

Listed 6 days Ago
Eastern Institute of Technology

A diverse and rewarding role supporting students to pursue vocational careers. You will work across two key client groups:

  • Connecting current EIT students with employment opportunities in industry
  • Finding creative ways for industry to engage with secondary students about careers and educational pathways 

Key tasks include;

  • Building strong connections with high schools, industry training organisations, industry and community groups
  • Interacting with industry and employers so that vocational opportunities are identified and can be promoted to students
  • Providing support to High Schools and other community groups that wish to run vocational events
  • Supporting the transition of students through to further education or employment

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of vocational opportunities including education and employment opportunities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience in communicating and working with young adults and in particular Māori and Pasifika students
  • Ability to facilitate elementary industry and student surveys

Based in Gisborne this a fulltime fixed-term role. 

Applications close on 12 July 2020. For a job description and to apply please click on the links below.