Career Resource Specialist
West Palm Beach, FL | Full-time
WHO WE ARE
We are a community-based Human Services organization working with individuals that experience barriers to employment. We work with adults focusing on vocational based activities such as: resume and application writing, interview skills training, job readiness, business development and job coaching. The company has grown from one person to a workforce of hundreds that serves thousands of adults and students annually. We believe all people can work and create new opportunities for success in the workplace, every single day.
We are currently searching for a part-time or full-time Job Coach (Career Resource Specialist) to join our team in the greater West Palm Beach community. Our Career Resource Specialists/Job Coaches are the face of the organization; acting as a career consultant to the individuals that we serve and the business community. There are a couple different components to this role:
- Direct Support – Providing direct support to individuals with disabilities at their job site; coaching them through job duties and helping to foster independence.
- Employment Prep – Helping individuals develop career goals, prepare for their job search and secure their job. Teach pre-vocational skills such as resume and cover letter writing.
- Business Development - Connecting with Employers via cold-calling and networking to advocate for clients and assist with job placement
**Candidates MUST have a VALID FLORIDA Driver's License, registration, and insurance to be considered. BA required or 4+ years in counseling, job placement, job coaching or public vocational rehabilitation programs**