Employment Specialist – Career Services $14.40/hr Closing Date: 12/21/2017
F/T 40hr/wk position to provide job development, placement, career assessments and job coaching according to goal plans. Career Services works with prospective employers and service recipients to ensure successful job matching. The goal is to promote self-reliance and to provide reliable employees to companies and small businesses in our community. Worksite: Norwich Hours: Monday – Friday 1st shift
Transportation for members of the Career Services Program to and from work or appointment as needed.
Provide supervision and support, both on and off the job site, for members in the Career Services Program.
Assessment, development, and implementation of career development plans for those on assigned caseload.
Maintenance of working files and documentation of goal related activities for those on assigned caseload.
Development of and ensuring compliance with the worksite agreement established between the program, employer, and program member.
Implementation of program policies and procedures.
Engage in continuous concerted efforts to access, obtain, respond to pertinent agency information/communications and disseminate as appropriate
Required to provide coverage as needed at any of the Agency sites per Agency need
Provide conditions that maximize safety for co-workers and program participants.
Other responsibilities of Reliance Health staff, such as participation in Agency events, adhering to Agency training requirements, Policies and procedures, etc.
Other job-related duties as assigned.
Perform duties while demonstrating Agency Core Competencies and values
Position requires a bachelor’s degree in Human Services or equivalent work experience in the provision of mental health services and valid driver’s license.