Expression of Interest: Employment Ambassadors

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Down Syndrome Australia (DSA) is looking for people with Down syndrome to work as Employment Ambassadors in each state. DSWA will be recruiting 3-4 Employment Ambassadors. We are seeking people who are keen and prepared to talk to businesses and organisations about jobs for people with Down syndrome; help develop a national work readiness program and present within your respective states; and share the employment experiences in a national awareness campaign.

Important info:

  • Employment Ambassadors will be required to work with DSA on the awareness campaign and may be required to travel as part of this role for DSA (dependent on Covid etc)
  • It is expected that the Ambassadors have experience in mainstream employment (not just within the DS organisations) and will be able to speak about their experiences.
  • DSA will run an orientation/training sessions for the Ambassadors once they are onboard. The training sessions will be drafted and shared for feedback.

Training will be provided to prepare you for meetings and presentations.

Guess what !! – You will also be paid for your time !

Are you interested? Have a look at the job description (in easy read) to see if this person might be you!!

To apply please send a short video or organise to come in and have a chat for 30-45 minutes.

If you are interested please contact Jibu Mammen (6253 4752 or jibu@downsyndromewa.org.au) by 24th October.