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Job Number:  48741
Business Coach/Facilitator
Job Posted: Friday, 12 October 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 26 October 2018
(46 days ago)
Job Skills
Region: Halton / Peel area, York / Durham area Type: Full time
Location: Peel and York Region Salary: (not entered)

 Business Coach/Facilitator

Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP)

Mobile Position - Supporting Peel and York Region

Full-Time Role


Who we areA non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to enhancing people’s capacity to participate in the labour market.


What we need: A positive, client-oriented individual who:

  • Is inspired by helping young Entrepreneurs achieve their employment goals
  • Has experience working with Youth with multiple barriers
  • Will be able to assist clients in all aspects of Business Plan development and implementation
  • Has demonstrated experience in Communication (written and verbal), Formal Group Presentation & Facilitation, Coaching/Mentoring, Needs Assessment, Curriculum Development, Planning and Organizing, and Leadership
  • Has Post-secondary education in Business Management and/or related experience working with small business clients
  • Has intermediate proficiency in MS Office Programs including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

What you will do: Support Job Skills’ Youth Entrepreneurship Program by:

  • Developing and delivering in-class activities, workshops and curriculum to suit individual and group needs and learning requirements
  • Coaching program participants on the skills and abilities necessary to develop an idea into a viable business, learn operational and start-up procedures and develop a Business Plan
  • Participating in the marketing and outreach activities for the YEP Program
  • Working one-to-one with participants to develop and monitor individualized Business Plans
  • Participating in the screening, selection and orientation of Program participants

What you will get:  In addition to the satisfaction gained from helping people reach their goals, Job Skills offers a competitive salary and benefits package!


If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please read on to learn more about Job Skills, how you can apply to this exciting position and become part our growing Job Skills Team!


Job Skills is a forward thinking, not-for-profit, charitable organization that is constantly developing or implementing new programs to help individuals achieve economic independence. In doing so, we aim to contribute to the economic and social viability of our community. We are ethical, Client-focused, performance-oriented and believe in the personal growth of our Staff, our community and our Clients.


As a Business Coach / Facilitator with the Youth Entrepreneurship Program, you will work for a high performing organization that is dedicated to assisting individuals in achieving their employment goals. In this role, you will utilize your unique combination of skills and experience to support YEP participants in planning and achieving their self-employment goals.


Job Skills is committed to fostering a workplace that is both inclusive and representative of the communities we serve. As a diverse workplace incorporates a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, we believe that being a diverse and inclusive organization is essential to achieving success and Client satisfaction in all Job Skills’ Services and Programs. To meet these objectives, we invite all qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Please be advised that accommodation is available upon request.


We thank all applicants, but only those to be interviewed will be contacted. Please indicate the position title in the E-mail subject line and tell us how you learned about this job in your cover letter.


Please reply in confidence by 4:30 p.m. October 26, 2018.


JOB SKILLS   Hiring Committee

Job Reference Number: K071733

14-130 Davis Drive, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 2N1




How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please send applications in PDF format only via email and indicate the position title and Job Reference Number in the E-mail Subject line.
Contact Details:

www:   www.jobskills.org

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