|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|posAbilities||Contract - Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||26.7526.75CAD$26.75(Hourly)||2019-07-10||2019-09-07|
Position Type: 1 Full Time 12-Month Term in New Westminster Office, and 1 Full Time 3-Month Term in Maple Ridge Office
Location: New Westminster and Maple Ridge, with travel through Lower Mainland
Compensation: $26.75 per hour, excellent benefits included after successfully complete probationary period
Start Date: ASAP
We are looking for a dynamic person who enjoys meeting people while facilitating opportunities for competitive employment.
Do you like meeting new people, finding out who they are and helping them achieve their goals?
Do you find inspiration in the everyday and know that the world we live in is full of opportunities for everyone?
Do you build confidence and competence in the people in your life by knowing who they are and what they can do?
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
The Employment Specialist coordinates the gradual and thorough transition of persons served to competitive employment. This includes employment counseling and support, needs assessments, vocational evaluations, employment preparation, training, placement (which includes job development) and orientation, and referral to community resources and support services.
It is expected that the majority of effort in this position will be spent out in community job developing and making cold calls to potential employers.
This position requires scheduling flexibility and the demonstrated ability to obtain and maintain relationships through community marketing.
This position is based at the Employment Services location in New Westminster and Maple Ridge; however, travelling to locations throughout the Lower Mainland to meet with participants and employers is required
Experience and Education Requirements:
Who are We?
posAbilities assists persons with developmental disabilities to lead meaningful and healthy lives by partnering with the community to provide a comprehensive range of person-centered services for individuals and the families who care for them.
Interested parties please apply at via our website www.posAbilities.ca or email firstname.lastname@example.org with cover letter and resume. Please note, while we would like to connect with everyone interested in this position, only applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted.