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Date Posted:
Sep 12, 2017

Closing Date:
Sep 22, 2017

Job Status:
Full-Time Seasonal/Contract Contract until May 2018

Industry:
Other

Hours per Week:
35

How to Apply:
Please submit resume and cover letter and salary expectations by Friday, September 22, 2017 to: Employment Programs Director YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce 1450 1st Ave. West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6W2 or email to: employmentservices@ymcaowensound.on.ca

Employment Advisor

YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

Job Description:

The YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

Requires an

Employment Advisor (Contract until May 2018)

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: Support Employment Ontario participants to clarify their employment needs and establish short and long term goals. Develop a service plan that identifies steps to meet their employment goal and conduct a job search. Data input into a provincial client/employer database in an accurate, effective and efficient manner. Provide employment advice including vocational assessment, job search training, labour market research, resume writing, and interview techniques on an individual or group basis. Conduct outreach to local schools, community groups, and employers.

COMPETENCIES:

  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in Social Services or related discipline plus related experience.
  • Familiar with government employment programs
  • Excellent communication / organization skills
  • Detail oriented with high expectations ensuring quality service provision and documentation
  • Understanding of the local labour market.
  • Works independently with minimal supervision and is disciplined in setting priorities and outcomes
  • Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Police Records Check and Vulnerable Sector Check  issued no later than 90 days preceding start date
  • Able to travel throughout Grey County

LOCATION: Grey County (Owen Sound office location)

HOURS: 35 hours per week

WAGE RANGE: Commensurate with education and experience

Please submit resume and cover letter and salary expectations by Friday, September 22, 2017 to:

Employment Programs Director

YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

1450 1st Ave. West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6W2 or email to:

employmentservices@ymcaowensound.on.ca

 

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

The YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce values the diversity of people and communities and is committed to excellence and inclusion in our Association.  We are committed to an environment that is barrier free.  If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation.

Work Site Location:

Owen Sound

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