CRS-Career Resource Specialist
Woonsocket, RI | Part-time
Career Resource Specialist - Woonsocket, RI
If you're a passionate person looking for a community-focused career, apply now!
Work Opportunities Unlimited, a human services organization, is looking for a motivated individual to join our Career Services Team in the Woonsocket area as a Career Resource Specialist.
Part-time opportunities available! Monday-Friday, daytime business hours.
Our Career Resource Specialist handle a variety of roles: helping clients develop career goals, teaching pre-vocational and job retention skills, providing career skills training, and coaching our clients to help them maximize success. This position will focus on teaching pre-vocational skills, and helping individuals transition into careers. This candidate will support individuals with disabilities and/or barriers to employment. Position is part-time with expected room for growth to full time by placing clients.
Requirements for the Career Resource Specialist:
• Skilled in building close-knit relationships and trust with others
• Community-driven focus
• Valid driver's license and proof of automobile insurance
• Strong verbal, written, and face-to-face communication skills
• Documentation, both written and in a computer database
• The ability to work autonomously and in collaboration with the community
• Experience working with individuals with barriers to employment
This position is a community-based position. Travel between the Woonsocket area is required for this position. If you enjoy working in a changing environment this position is for you.
The chosen candidate will also be required to submit to a criminal background and a motor vehicle record check that must meet company standards. We offer competitive wages plus generous placement and retention bonuses, Medical & Dental Insurance for FT, 401k with company match, performance bonuses, paid time off and other benefits.
About Work Opportunities Unlimited
Since 1982, Work Opportunities Unlimited has been assisting individuals with barriers to employment in finding and maintaining employment. Our core values: we believe that all people can work, it is our responsibility to change the world of work, we believe in individual initiative and dignity, we are a pioneering, creative organization, we build successful, reciprocal relationships, we are never satisfied.
If you are enthusiastic, creative, organized, and enjoy a job with both challenges and rewards, please send your resume through our website at www.workopportunities.net or Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org