EMPLOYMENT COUNSELOR | Specialization: Persons with multiple-barriers to employment

Agora Employment Essentials Inc. - Delta, BC (30+ days ago)

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Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Diploma
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Employment Counsellors (4213)
NOC Job Title: Employment Counsellor - Government Services
Expires in 0 days
Expires: 2020-02-29
Posted: 2020-01-07
Last Updated: 2020-01-07

Job Location(s)
4899 Delta St.
Delta, British Columbia
V4K 2T9, Canada
Job Description

MCC Community Enterprises (MCC CE) provides a diverse range of employment and professional development services in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. MCC CE has contracted with MOSAIC in Cloverdale, South Surrey and Delta to provide comprehensive employment services to residents of these communities. This position is for the Delta WorkBC Centre.

| SUMMARY |

Under the direction of the WorkBC Centre Manager and with the support of the Job Developer, the Employment Counsellor assesses client eligibility, develops an individualized service plan and monitors and coordinates all relevant employment and/or community attachment services for each client.

| SCOPE OF POSITION |

This Full Time (35 hr/wk) Employment Counsellor position reports to the WorkBC Centre Manager, in addition to reporting to the MCC CE Director of Employment Services.

An employment counsellor is responsible for supporting clients’ employment aspirations; duties include assessing clients’ employability and financial needs, developing an action plan, and monitoring and following up with clients until a successful job attachment outcome is achieved.

| DUTIES |

  • A complete list of duties associated with this position is detailed on the posting. To view the list and apply, please follow this link: https://agoraemployment.ca/careers/ ;
| MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS |

A post-secondary certificate, degree or diploma in a relevant field (e.g. career or employment development, vocational rehabilitation, social work, psychology, sociology, human services, counselling, education or human resources management) or demonstrated experience in:

Conducting and interpreting Client needs assessments,
Coaching and mentoring Clients,
Working with individuals with complex barriers and a broad range of cultural backgrounds
Building partnerships with community agencies, employers and other stakeholders
Providing customer service and resolving issues both in person and in a virtual service delivery system
Current and satisfactory Criminal Record Check is a requirement.
Advanced experience in using the WorkBC Program database and ability to translate ICM user experience into processes leading to improved KPM results.

| ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS |

A complete list of additional qualifications are included in the detailed job post on our website. To view the list and apply, please follow this link: https://agoraemployment.ca/careers/ ;

| APPLICATION PROCESS |

DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION: https://agoraemployment.ca/careers/
Email Resume and Cover Letter to: Director of Employment Services, MCC Community Enterprises, jdawson@mccce.ca
Closing Date: Open until filled.
Anticipated Start Date: Open immediately
MCC Community Enterprises has a competitive salary and benefit package.
MCC CE reserves the right to determine which, if any, applicants will be contacted.

| MORE ABOUT MCC COMMUNITY ENTERPRISES |

MCC Community Enterprises Inc. is a company wholly owned by Mennonite Central Committee British Columbia (MCC BC). MCC BC is a not-for-profit society with charitable status incorporated in British Columbia and forms part of the worldwide ministry of Anabaptist churches working in the areas of disaster relief, sustainable community development and justice and peace making. For more information about MCC BC and MCC worldwide visit http://bc.mcc.org and http://mcccanada.ca

How to Apply

Expiring: Feb 29, 2020

Email: jdawson@mccce.ca