Job Posting 65879

Facilitator
Job Skills
Halton / Peel area
closes in 3 days (Fri, 27 Nov)
full time

Who we are: Job Skills offers employment solutions connecting the skills of job seekers with the needs of employers to create a more vibrant community.

 

What we need: Results-driven individuals who:

  • Are inspired by helping people achieve their employment goals
  • Have demonstrated experience in communication, formal group presentation & facilitation, coaching, employability/needs assessments, curriculum development, planning, organizing and follow-up
  • Have solid knowledge of all facets of job search and career development including the current Canadian labour market, Canadian workplace practices, job search strategies and techniques
  • Have experience working with clients with barriers
  • Are outgoing and experienced in engaging clients through outreach and has the ability to build relationships with community partners
  • Have excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and problem solve
  • Have a certification in Life Skills Coaching and Personality Dimensions is considered an asset
  • Have intermediate to advanced proficiency in MS Office programs including Word, Excel, Outlook, Access and PowerPoint
  • Have a valid Driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle

What you will do: The Facilitator supports the activities of the Job Skills Employment Programs and Services activities by:

  • Developing and delivering curriculum in support of service delivery, evaluating and adjusting accordingly
  • Providing resume support to clients
  • Achieving individual targets towards overall team outcomes
  • Providing individual coaching as necessary to participants
  • Working with clients to facilitate peer-led support groups around employability and job search and job maintenance issues
  • Conducting employability workshops
  • Participating in delivering outreach and marketing activities within the community; including job fairs, community and employment agencies, and performing outreach to clients and employers
  • Maintaining accurate, up-to-date, documentation of client workshop activities
  • Researching and analyzing current and future job market trends that are relevant to the client base
  • Collecting, summarizing, and reporting customer satisfaction surveys for workshop activities
  • Providing assistance and guidance in areas such as resume writing, cover letter, and interview preparation
  • Ensuring all client notes and data entry is completed with accuracy and within a timely manner
  • Delivering high quality service as outlined in Job Skills’ customer service standards.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education/certifications: Post-secondary education, preferably in Adult Teaching and/or related experience
  • Certification in Life Skills Coaching and Personality Dimensions considered an asset
  • 2-4 Years’ Experience in the Social Service sector

COMPETENCIES:

  • Oral Communication
  • Fostering Teamwork
  • Functional, Technical and Organizational Proficiency
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Self-Confidence
  • Coaching
  • Client Service Orientation
  • Planning and Goal Setting Abilities

 

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 of 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 Facilitator with Job Skills, you will work for a high performing organization that is dedicated to assisting individuals in achieving their 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, and job reference number in the email subject line and tell us how you learned about this opportunity in your cover letter.

 

Please reply in confidence by 11:59 p.m., Friday, November 27, 2020

 

JOB SKILLS Hiring Committee

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

E-mail:

http://www.jobskills.org

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