Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW) Employment Specialist Contract in Winnipeg, MB

Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW)

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Employment Specialist
Winnipeg, MB

Organize and file case management paperwork and provide general clerical support. Scope and Purpose:….

Scope and Purpose:

The Employment Specialist (ES) works in a team setting with the Employment Coordinator, Employment Outreach Specialist, jobseekers with disabilities, and employers. The ES is a dynamic self-motivated individual able to work with a variety of individuals to advance their employment search.  


The Employment Specialist must ensure a minimum of 30 individuals are supported in securing short term training and provides case management support to an active case load of persons with disabilities.

General Duties:

  • Supports the Employment Coordinator and EOS to case manage clients with disabilities in a detailed, organized, technologically based environment, ensuring privacy, accountability and respect are upheld  
  • Support clients in identifying, developing and achieving employment goals identified in an Employment Action Plan   
  • Support clients in the organization and submission of SFE requests ensuring SFEs are based on client needs and labour market availabilities  
  • Researches job opportunities and provides job development services to participants with labour market information, job opportunities and connections to employers  
  • Provides direct support to clients and employers entering new employment opportunities while communicating and documenting information  
  • Organize and file case management paperwork and provide general clerical support  
  • Completes all necessary office details to ensure the effective and efficient operation of the project.  
  • In compliance with CCRW and Service Canada policy, completes standard reporting documentation such as information tracking, and expense claim reporting.  
  • Other duties as assigned by the Partners Management Team 


  • Post-secondary Degree or Diploma in employment counselling, or career counselling, or combination or equivalent combination of experience and education   
  • Proven experience with return to work / employment focused case management services for job seekers with disabilities  
  • Familiarity with and commitment to the business case for inclusion       
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills   
  • Adaptive and flexible approach to achieving program goals   
  • Proficiency with Office 365 & MS Office 2016

CCRW is committed to workplace inclusion. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Apply by March 4, 2018 with a resume and cover letter.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $43,000.00 to $47,611.00 /year

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2018-02-11
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