We are seeking to give a young person the opportunity to shine and develop a career within a fast paced marketing and branding business.
APPLICATIONS: Are open now and will close 15/03/2018.
POSITION START DATE: 01/04/2018
HOURS: 20 Hours per week over 5 days
INTERNSHIP: 01/04/2018 for 12 Weeks
EMPLOYMENT: From 12 weeks onwards
12-week Internship with Think Tank Branding Solutions has become available with a view to permanent part time employment (20 hours pw). We will seek to move this candidate to fulltime within 12 months.
TO APPLY YOU MUST BE:
Eligible for the ‘Back to work’ South East Queensland Youth Boost
Registered with the Youth Jobs PaTH program
Eligible for the Youth Bonus Wage Subsidy
HOW YOU ARE PAID DURING THE INTERNSHIP
The Australian Government provides an additional payment per fortnight on top of your income support payments and will be paid to you via the government not via Think Tank.
Provided you are a good fit, at the conclusion of the internship we will provide you with a letter of offer pertaining to permanent part time employment (20 hours per week) and you will become a permanent employee with us moving forwards.
Think Tank is a full service creative marketing business operating out of a home-based office in Goodna. We work with small to medium sized business clients to provide a suite of marketing and branding services. You would be one of 4 in house staff and would work with a further 3-7 collaborating businesses as part of our team.
To be successful at Think Tank you don’t need experience (although we welcome it), you need a clean slate, loads of creativity and drive to be successful and to be a hard worker. You can learn the rest of what you need on the job. We have a wonderful easy going team with a great vibe, but the business is growing quickly and we need someone to help our Graphic Designer.
Your title would be ‘Assistant - Graphic Design’ reporting to our Graphic Designer and working within the office based here in Goodna.
You would be ideally working 5 mornings per week 10am – 2pm for the duration of your internship. This would continue through your paid employment, and we would seek to progressively add hours onto these days until you were fulltime.
You would commence your internship by coming to our office and completing a number of online courses in Photoshop and Illustrator, then move to a supervised position where by you are given and taught how to do basic design work. By the conclusion of your 12 weeks be ready to take on basic design work without supervision and within 12 months you would be responsible for a specific set of jobs that need to be completed for each job that comes through.
We would consider applicants with interests in web design and photography also.
The ideal candidate would be:
Friendly & easy-going (our office is reasonably relaxed)
Creative! – We need someone who is interested in being part of our creative team
Hard working – we need someone with a rock-solid work ethic
Computer literate – someone who can use the basic functions of a computer
Punctual – we need you turning up on time
Quick Learner and willing to learn – small businesses like ours have you wearing many hats
Interested in becoming a graphic designer
Live locally – Ideally in Goodna
Experience in the following areas would be advantageous but not essential:
Photoshop & Illustrator
Microsoft word and excel
YOUTH BOOST ELIGABILITY
To be eligible you must be:
Must be a permanent resident of Australia and their principal place of residency must be in Queensland and;
Must be over the age of 15 years and below the age of 25 years on the date they commenced employment with the eligible employer (but can turn 25 during the period of their employment) and;
Unemployed for at least four weeks directly prior to commencing employment with the eligible employer and has not worked for the eligible employer in the 12 months directly prior to commencing employment with the eligible employer and;
Commenced employment with the eligible employer between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018 (inclusive) and;
Is not a full-time student
To see if you are eligible you can read more about the ‘Back to work’ Youth Boost here:
To be eligible you must be registered with a provider such as:
Sarina Russo Job Access Goodna - 131559
The Salvation Army Employment Plus Goodna - 13 61 23
And meet the requirements of the Youth PaTH program, please confirm this with the registered provider and read more on this link:
YOUTH BONUS WAGE SUBSIDY ELIGABILITY
To be eligible you must have:
Read about the requirements here:
Please complete this form and we will be in touch.