Mentor – Kununurra, WA

Opened 355 days ago
Closes 23 September 2023
Fixed-term, Part-time
Regional Western Australia, Western Australia
$43.52 - $45.70 per hour (inclusive of allowances) plus super

Mentor – Part-time – fixed-term (22.5 hours per week)
$43.52 – $45.70 per hour (inclusive of allowances) plus super
Kununurra, WA

One Tree is a national not for profit offering early childhood education, out of school hours care, community services, registered early childhood training, and professional support. As a team, we’re determined to lead, meet the challenge, and work together. That’s how we turn challenges into possibilities for children and families, every single day.

Rewarding and exciting – a career with our team gives you as much as you give it. We work with remote communities in WA and the NT, supporting a range of programs. We are looking for a dedicated mentor for our Kununurra service to deliver mentoring and support to our trainees in the early years setting.

Benefits on offer

  • Above award salary
  • Mobile phone + laptop
  • Mentoring and access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Career advancement
  • Length of service incentives
  • Online inductions and PD sessions
  • Uniforms provided

What you’ll do

  • Provide support services for the trainees at One Tree childcare services through the Pathways Projects.
  • Support attracting and recruiting trainees within the region, reducing barriers to enter the workforce and sector.
  • Provide holistic support to the trainees in the workplace, that improve training outcomes.
  • Increase completion rates of trainee qualifications in the local workforce.
  • Assist to meet the outcomes and deliverables as set out in the Pathways Project Plan.
  • Assist to provide a culturally safe workplace.

What you’ll bring

  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Ability to connect with others and support  development and growth.
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work within a budget.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and reflect.
  • Approachable, sensitive and a can do attitude.
  • Well-developed time management skills.
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and developing efficiencies in service delivery.
  • Understanding of and commitment to One Tree’s mission, values, and code of ethics.
  • Passion for working alongside community to support better outcomes for children and families.

Relevant qualifications and experience

  • A valid WA Working with Children Check
  • A valid driver’s licence
  • National Police Clearance
  • Display high level of cultural intelligence
  • Experience working in a similar role with a passion for mentoring
  • Strong local knowledge and understanding of the local workforce need

What you need to do

  • Submit a resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Be eligible to work in Australia
  • Click on the “Apply” button

For more information or to request a copy of the position description, call or email us on (08) 6250 4103 or

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