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

Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW)

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Position:
Employment Specialist
Location:
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.  

Accountabilities:

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 

Qualifications:

  • 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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