HIRE Career Advisor Full Time Position
(Having Inclusive Rewarding Employment)
Inclusion Foothills has a challenging and rewarding position within the HIRE team of employment specialists. As the Career Advisor your role will include assisting individuals with disabilities who have little or no labour force attachment to prepare for and obtain employment or self-employment, and to develop the skills necessary to maintain that new employment. Additionally, you will develop long term business relationships in order to find employment opportunities for participants matching appropriate employment leads based on their skills and interests. The Career Advisor will support employers by preparing them for the inclusion of persons with disabilities into their workplace, and will include activities that precede the placement of participants with employers. Your role will focus on advocating for the inclusion of our participants within their employment ensuring successful placements and job retention.
Key Areas of Responsibilities:
The Career Advisor will offer a mixture of activities tailored to facilitate the inclusion of persons with disabilities into the labour market. These activities may be delivered in group based (virtual) workshops and/or delivered individually.
The activities may include the following:
Qualifications for the Position
Type of Employment: Full Time (32.5 hrs/week)
Inclusion Foothills values collaboration, trust, accountability and inclusion. We understand the importance of the right person for the right job and appreciate a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage all candidates with the required qualifications to apply for this position. We commit to working collaboratively on determining appropriate accommodations, if needed.
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