- Job posted on: 22nd Apr 2021
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If you answered ‘yes’, we would love to hear from you!
yLead is a Brisbane based not-for-profit that engages 30,000 students across Australia & New Zealand annually. We believe strongly in the collective power of young people, recognising that when they are empowered, they can and will do things beyond our imagination. Our team create and deliver fun, engaging and memorable leadership and positive education experiences that are often described as life-changing.
We are looking for a charismatic, passionate and well-presented young professional to join our facilitation team! Spend your days traveling to different schools across the country creating inclusive, welcoming and engaging environments for students to be inspired by their own leadership potential.
The person we are seeking will:
We welcome applications that demonstrate these skills and criteria, whether that be in a professional or volunteer capacity, or through lived experience.
At yLead we work hard; our impact allows us to be a part of something that is bigger than ourselves.
Working at yLead is more than just a job. It is the feeling of knowing that you belong to a community, hundreds strong, that believe in empowering young people to make their world a better place! Right now, the world needs great leaders, and at yLead we play a part in skilling kind, compassionate, capable and confident leaders for the future. Each experience we offer provides young people with the opportunity to recognise the impact they have and give them a chance to discover who they are at their best. In turn, you will find there is opportunity for you to do the same.
You will work alongside an inspiring team that makes a real difference to the lives of young people. This role is an adventure; traveling the country and facilitating days and week-long conferences in unique locations. The adventure may include dinner in the outback or climbing a mountain along the way!
Our values are at the heart of our everyday interactions and form the foundation to our work ethic and culture. The five values are: Be Better Tomorrow Than You Are Today, Give 100%, Set the Standard, Shine and Together Has Power.
If you haven’t heard of who we are and what we do, take a look at these videos featuring highlights of previous experiences we have created.
The Australian Student Leadership Conference (ASLC). The conference is delivered annually in four unique locations and that has a brother program in New Zealand – Rangatira.
yGuide. This six week online course was created to support young people stay focused on their goals and aspirations. Providing them with an opportunity to be a part of a strong supportive network of like-minded leaders. https://www.dropbox.com/s/0t42e9eda8zyi65/yGuide%202021%20Promo.mp4?dl=0
At yLead we seek a workforce that is as diverse as our society and reflects the schools and communities we work in. We have a strong and inclusive culture that contributes to making yLead a great place to work.
yLead is a child-safe organisation. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, a Working with Children Check where necessary, and abide by our Child Safety Policy and Code of Conduct.
Please send any further enquiries via email (firstname.lastname@example.org), using the subject line: Junior Facilitator application via EthicalJobs, as our team are often on the road during the term facilitating experiences.
Outcomes regarding progression from there will be communicated by COB Tuesday May 4. Interviews will be held Thursday May 6 and Friday May 7; please keep these dates available.