Are you passionate about the Ballarat Community?Unique opportunity to join Ballarat’s leading for-purpose Registered Training Organisation delivering multiple programs in Ballarat and surroundsDeliver operational excellence and exceptional customer experience - we want to be the difference to make a difference in the lives of our customers.Attractive remuneration package including the opportunity to salary sacrificeLeadership development opportunitiesWould you like to join an organisation committed to supporting our customers to make their possibilities a reality by providing pathways to ongoing education, employment and life through empowering those who have experienced challenges?About the roleAs Regional Leader you will be a key member of our leadership team and be responsible for driving the development and growth of our programs in the region. In addition you will provide support to the education, training and other community programs, with a focus on establishing and managing operational excellence, customer experience and financial sustainability. You will lead our team to be the provider of choice and build effective relationships that create sustainable opportunities and outcomes for our customers.Key duties:Develop and grow all regional education, training and community programsOversee at a regional level, the programs offered including a recycled retail outlet and social club for people with a disabilityEnsure a strong focus and commitment to quality, compliance and reporting requirementsDeliver on performance expectations and meet outcomes with internal and external stakeholdersWork collaboratively with the leadership group and your team to deliver an exceptional customer and team experienceBe responsible for establishing and managing program budgetsAbout youAs the Regional Manager you will bring:Strong local engagement that you will draw on to develop and build our offerings in the regionA keen interest and passion in leading and developing othersA proactive and enthusiastic communication style to lead change, growth and a customer-centred approachDemonstrated experience in the education and training sectorQualifications in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or TAE40110 with required additional units) or higher or relevant tertiary qualifications (would be well regarded)Previous related experience with education and training programs aligned to the ASQA and ACFE and Skills First Funding arrangementsA current working with Children Check or VIT Registration is essential as is a Police Check or the willingness to gain one.We are currently in the process of ‘reimagining’ our program offering so we are looking for an out-of-the-box thinker to bring new ideas and be instrumental in driving our approach to building a dynamic and successful range of customer-centred and sustainable training and community programs. About Us For more than 40 years our organisation has offered the Ballarat community a pathway through education, training and employment via BRACE’s services. We support people to gain the knowledge and skills to make a difference in their lives through education, employment or participation in the community. As part of the wider Community Solutions Group our services include employment as well as disability and community programs across regional and metropolitan Victoria and South Australia adding further opportunity and benefit to our customers. On OfferIn addition to a highly competitive salary package, we offer numerous benefits such as salary sacrifice, salary continuance and opportunity to purchase additional annual leave.Our organisation provides a range of leadership opportunities and you will be working with a knowledgeable, proactive and supportive senior leadership team who will value your initiative and contribution to our organisation. If you would like to take up this challenge, please submit a cover letter and resume outlining your relevant experience as per the advertisement.We are a ’Child Safe’ and ’Equal Opportunity’ employer. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged.