The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria (ICA) is an award-winning settlement agency that has contributed to Greater Victoria’s vibrant community for over fifty years. ICA’s services range from guiding immigrant entrepreneurs as they create small businesses to supporting vulnerable newcomers to become confident, contributing members of our community. In partnership with more than 500 community partners and generous donors and volunteers, ICA serves as a helping hand, a listening ear, and a tireless advocate for immigrants and refugees.
We are looking for an Immigrant Employment Specialist (WorkBC/Maximus) who will lead all aspects of career counselling for our clients. You are passionate about supporting our clients to overcome the nuanced barriers they face, and you will confidently take initiative to identify their needs and advocate for them in their community. You build strong relationships, and your apt time management skills enable you to balance multiple contract requirements and deliver superior client service.
What you will bring to the role:
Additional assets we value:
What we will provide in return:
Compensation & Hours: This position starts at $24.46 per hour (effective April 1, 2023), 35 hours per week, and requires union membership.
Location: Off site at the WorkBC Centre, 1483 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC
If you do not possess all the experience listed above but are enthusiastic about what we do, please do not hesitate to apply as we may have another opportunity more suitable to your skillset!
We acknowledge the Coast Salish Peoples on whose territories we do our work to support immigrants and refugees. We are grateful to work and live here, and we honour the Nations who have always cared for these lands, waters and air and continue to do so today.
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