Job Posting 65602

Employment Services Advisor, Employment Programs
MOSAIC
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closes in 4 days (Fri, 30 Oct)
full time  •  $40,932 to $43,425 annual salary based on experience and qualifications

Internal/External Employment Opportunity
Employment Services Advisor,
Employment Programs,
Multiple locations

 

Why you should apply with us:
At MOSAIC, we take pride in having a supportive, diverse, and inclusive workplace where employees can trust that their ideas and contributions are valued. We were recognized in the 2019 List of Best Workplaces™ in Canada (100-999 employees) by the Great Place to Work® Institute. With over 40 years of experience, we’re one of the largest settlement organizations in Canada engaging 350 staff and more than 600 volunteers. Our employees benefit from incorporating many diverse perspectives, taking part in training and career growth opportunities. Come join a vibrant organization and make a difference in someone’s life today!

 

Join our team!
MOSAIC is seeking an enthusiastic, client-centered, and results-oriented individuals to fill the role of Employment Services Advisor for an exciting new project!

 

POSITION:

Employment Services Advisor

 

DEPARTMENT:
Employment, Language, & Social Enterprise Services

 

ABOUT THE POSITION:
As the Employment Services Advisor, you will provide a wide range of services including case management, facilitation, counselling and job placement services. The Employment Services Advisor is also responsible for maintaining an excellent working relationship with clients and employers.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide job-related counselling, document all counselling activities and sessions, offer support as appropriate and refer clients to appropriate resources for help with personal and other issues
  • Assist clients with navigation and access to online assessment, and job search support
  • Organize and deliver group sessions as necessary (in person and through virtual channels)
  • Provide employment services training to newcomer populations as required
  • Engage in placement activities such as cold calling, follow-up on job leads, gathering job postings, communication of opportunities to staff and clients, and securing paid and unpaid work experiences
  • Maintain and provide statistics on participant progress
  • Maintain client files to proper standards

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post-secondary degree, certificate or diploma in adult education, counselling, psychology, social work, human services, ESL studies, or a combination of coursework and experience
  • Current and satisfactory Criminal Record Check required

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • One to two years of experience providing assessment, employment counselling, and providing referral services
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, Teams, publishing software, databases, and the ability to operate standard office equipment
  • Tactful, discreet, diplomatic, patient, flexible and possesses cultural sensitivity and excellent judgement in decision-making

BONUS SKILLS/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to speak a second language will be considered an asset
  • Certified Career Development Practitioner designation will be considered an asset

This is a full-time position


STARTING PAY:
$40,932 to $43,425 annual salary based on experience and qualifications

 

We offer a competitive benefits package with contracts of at least one year in length, offering a minimum of 17.5 hours of work per week.

 

HOW TO APPLY:
Please apply via email. In the subject line of your email, please type:
“Your Name – Employment Services Advisor, Multiple locations”
Please submit a cover letter and resume in PDF/Word format.

 

Address your cover letter to:
Hiring Team – Employment Programs
5575 Boundary Road
Vancouver, BC V5R 2P9

 

Email both the cover letter and resume to .

 

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted. Before applying, you must be legally be permitted to work in Canada through citizenship or permanent resident status. If you have a work permit, please ensure that it allows you to work for the duration of the position.


DEADLINE TO APPLY:
October 30, 2020

 

POSTING DATE:
October 16, 2020



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