We are a fast-paced and growing startup with a vision to close the growing gap between education and the real world. We believe in challenging the status quo by daring our educators and people in the society responsible for giving hope to our next generation. So we need your help in driving our common mission forward!
We recommend a quick deep dive into the Grand manifesto and then check out the job openings below and if you see something that twinkles your toes, rock your boat you should apply. Even if you live outside the Brisbane Area. (Yes, we are remote-friendly, thanks for asking.)
We need your help to accomplish a shared social mission and like all great companies, we seek out people with an aligned interest, values and intention of creating a culture we as a company can be proud of.
We believe it’s our soft skills that create space for authentic, meaningful connection and growth - individually and collectively.
We choose to create awareness and amplify these human abilities so we can thrive and live in harmony in this ever changing world.
Clear is kind, unclear is unkind.
- Brené Brown
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.
- Nelson Mandela
Our Grand mission is to amplify core human abilities, giving people from all walks of life equal opportunity to thrive - and live a life of meaning, connection and purpose.
All of Us at Grand Company are responsible for ensuring we truly live our values and culture. Everything we do here must be consistent against our values and the behaviours.
The great aim of education is not knowledge, it's action.
- Herbert Spencer
Are you a Grand human looking for a role where you’ll get to use your flair to help create work experiences and drive an important social mission.
Grandshake is a fast-paced and growing startup with a vision to close the growing gap between education and the real world. We believe in challenging the status quo by daring our educators and people in the society responsible for giving hope to our next generation.
Grand Company has developed Grandshake, an all-in-one platform that offers virtual work experiences developed in partnership with national employers. A turn-key solution for secondary schools to help facilitate meaningful pathway experiences for students who seek career education, work experience or are not fully engaged in study or employment.
Basically, we exist to help young people figure out what’s next before they finish high school.
Don’t you wish you had Grandshake when you were at school?
Grandshake is on a social mission, and we need your help!
We are constantly seeking new ways to engage with our young people and enable unique experiences. Since we are a bridge between education and the real world, we need you to bring the best of both worlds. With your help at Grandshake, students will embark on a meaningful work experience journey, whilst amplifying their soft skills.
As a Content Writer / Designer for Grand Company, your duties and responsibilities will be to;
1. Collaborate with stakeholders (internal and external) to;
We work with lots and lots of young people so your job is pretty much to stay on top of it. Being able to engage with young people creatively and storytelling are some skillsets required to be a rockstar program writer and designer. You will also be placed in front of our stakeholders regularly to build a strong rapport.
We don’t expect you to have all the skills right away, but we expect you to think outside of the box, have attention to detail, be flexible, have an empathetic personality and take responsibility. Something you can do naturally is being able to simplify complex information.
Having some experience in creative program writing or have been in the education sector previously would be a bonus but not essential.
You will start asap on a casual and move to a part-time basis within few months. The remuneration will be discussed with the right person during the interview process. The intention is to grow this into a more significant role as we grow.
It’s important to know that as a business that has grown off the back of our relationships, and our drive to solve an important problem and passion that has led us on this social movement, we have a high sense of freedom and responsibility and need the next Grand human to be as connected to our core values as we are. So that is it. If that sounds like you, get in touch with us!
If you’re excited about our mission and think you would be the right Grand human for this role follow these steps:
Send us a video CV, telling us;
Preferably someone currently in high school.
Do you have a creative flare, love to tell stories and like being active on social media platforms?
We are looking for a positive and bubbly social media influencer to serve as our rockstar supporter of Grandshake. The Social Media Influencer is a highschool student within years 9-12 who is passionate about personal growth, is not afraid to be who they are, is outgoing and can influence others around them in a positive way.
Grand Company is a fast-paced and growing startup with a vision to close the growing gap between education and the real-world. We believe in challenging the status quo by daring our educators and people in the society responsible for giving hope to our next generation.
That means we are on a social mission, and we need to be creative and create lots of soul worthy content! We’re looking for a few influencers who are not afraid of turning the camera and record content for social media and exciting creative projects.
Go back to the top and click on the [Record your answer] button to submit a short 90 sec video CV and tell is why you would like to be part of the Grand family!
Looking forward to seeing your video submissions.