Workforce Specialist / Job Coach, Job ID # 7025
Full-time / 1 year contract with possibility of renewal / Starting ASAP / Dufferin & Lawrence
JVS Toronto is a registered charity in the social services sector. Our mission is to enable people to maximize their potential at work and school. The Path2Work program is part of the JVS Toronto Disability Service programs, and is designed to help unemployed/underemployed individuals with developmental disabilities to prepare for paid employment opportunities.
We’re looking for an outgoing individual who will be part of the agency’s Workforce Specialist (WFS) team! As a member of this team, your primary activities, relating to job development, will include liaising with employers and securing employment opportunities for clients. As a Workforce Specialist / Job Coach, you will provide strategies and supports which aid clients in becoming independent in the workplace.
Our employees benefit from competitive salaries, a friendly work environment and opportunities for continuous learning. JVS Toronto also offers a generous vacation package, group benefits and pension plans in addition to paid sick time, family care and wellness days, monthly wellness initiatives, access to an employee assistance program (EAP) and a variety of corporate discounts.
Learn about the work we do: www.jvstoronto.org
We’re looking for someone who will:
Flexible hours / evenings / weekends may be required for this position.
Minimum Qualifications & Experience:
Our ideal candidate will also have:
Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume & covering letter here.
JVS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you require accommodation in order to submit your application, please contact JVS directly.
Our agency embraces diversity and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.
We thank all applicants for their interest in our agency, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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