Richmond Multicultural Community Services
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closed 8 days ago (Fri, 20 May) part time
Richmond Multicultural Community Services (RMCS) is a non-profit organization committed to serving the diverse communities of Richmond for over 35 years. We do this by providing services for newcomers as well as multiculturalism and diversity work. RMCS invites applications for the following position:
LABOUR MARKET SERVICES COUNSELLOR JOB POSTING
The Labour Market Services Counsellor will:
Assist Landed immigrants, Government Assisted, Non-government Assisted Refugees, and Live In Caregivers in their settlement related employment needs;
Assist clients to access services by providing accompaniment, language and cultural interpretation, and other necessary support.
Perform Case Management
Provide orientation, information, referral and goal and action plan to clients around labour market issues;
Maintain up to date and current information regarding labour market;
Reach out to the potential clients to publicize RMCS labour market Services. This will include workshops and seminars to enhance participation and support for newcomers;
Record, maintain and report client data and information
Submit monthly narrative report highlighting activities, special events, outreach work, committees / meetings attended, possible recommendations and statistical records of clients served within 5 working days of each following month.
Maintain professional ethics e.g. confidentiality of client information
Network and liaise with potential employers.
Complete other related duties as assigned by the Settlement Program Coordinator;
QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS:
Post-secondary training or equivalent experience in settlement and/or
Must have experience working with Older Adults 55+
Strong interpersonal skills and experience working with a diverse multicultural
clientele and / or staff;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
Proven workshop and facilitation skills;
Knowledge of labour market trends and issues relating to immigrants and
Familiar with community resources, programs and services;
Fluent in a second language.
Must have a car and Class 5 Driving License
Available to work some evenings and weekend hours as needed
Flexibility with hours of work is required to meet program and Society needs.
POSTING CLOSE: May 20, 2022
Please apply with cover letter and resume.
Attention: Ashok Rattan, Settlement Program Coordinator
Richmond Multicultural Community services
210-7000 Minoru Boulevard
Richmond BC V6Y 3Z5
RMCS is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest,
however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Contact Details Ashok Rattan, Settlement Program Coordinator Email: Richmond Multicultural Community Services, #210-7000, Minoru Blvd., Richmond , BC Fax : 604-279-7168
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