Employability Skills Trainer ( Non-accredited)

Join us now to provide direct engagement, preparation support & training to participants under our Youth Job Pathway Program

About the position

We are seeking Employability Skills Trainers to deliver our training as a part of the Australian Government’s Youth PaTH Program.

We currently have capacity for a Part-Time / Full-Time trainer and a Full-Time Senior Officer Trainer in our Gold Coast Branch.

This program constitutes the “Prepare” element of PaTH. The objective is to give people opportunities to improve their employability skills through targeted preparation training. These sessions will also equip young people with a better understanding of the challenges that come with job seeking and being a new

Who we’re looking for

Our ideal candidate has had experience working with disengaged and disadvantaged young people and has an understanding of the barriers young people face when entering the workforce.

Previous experience and an understanding of Jobactive provider services and knowledge of local employment market would be advantageous.

Our ideal Senior Officer Trainer will have experience in managing teams as this role will support our State Manager.

Please submit your application with a Resume and Cover Letter to be considered.

Not just anyone can be a Trainer and Assessor. The Australian Skills Quality Authority state very specific requirements for this position. You can see them here.


Novaskill strives to provide opportunities for employment and educational experiences that are tailored to Indigenous culture, community, issues, and solutions. Find out more about our support systems designed specifically for Indigenous Australians here. 

As of 1 July 2019, only a person who holds one of the following credentials can deliver training and assessment:

  1. TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  2. TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment plus the following units:
    • either TAELLN411 or TAELLN401A, and
    • either TAEASS502 or TAEASS502A or TAEASS502B
  3. A diploma or higher level qualification in adult education.

If you currently hold a TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment but not the additional units, please speak to us about options you may have to complete them.

For more information:

Contact Chloe in HR on 0418 862 805 or email HR@novaskill.com.au.

Applications close:
Tuesday 18th May 2021

To be considered for these positions, we require a cover letter to accompany your resume. We are a proud equal opportunity employer and encourage all persons to apply. All successful candidates will be required to undertake an Australia Federal Police Check prior to commencing employment. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications, we are only able to contact shortlisted candidates.


Apply Now

To apply for this job email your details to LaurenM@novaskill.com.au