Full-Time                                                                                                   

Program:         Youth Futures

 Location:         900 20th Avenue South, Minneapolis

 

JOB DUTIES

  • Provide education and employment counseling, job development and placement services to participants.
  • Provide job seeking skills training and labor market information to job seekers.
  • Maintain job seekers files, submit reporting forms and other data to data specialist as required by Employment Action Center.
  • Assist job seekers in identifying and accessing public and private resources for removing barriers to self-sufficiency.
  • Help job seekers develop and strengthen their self-esteem and work behaviors.
  • Positively represent agency, program and job seekers needs to other agencies.
  • Evaluate and assist in education placement

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA/BS degree in human services, AA plus two years social service or HS/GED and four years social service experience. GCDF certification a plus.
  • One-year experience in education or job development and placement is required.
  • Knowledge of local job market and proven ability to establish cooperative relationships with employers and community organizations.
  • Ability to place individuals in jobs in accordance with their job goals and skills.
  • Ability to complete detailed paperwork accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team.
  • Ability to provide or arrange services such as career/personal counseling, assessment and training as needed to assist job seekers in meeting goals.
  • Experience and desire to work with persons of diverse cultural, economic and educational backgrounds.
  • Must be capable of independent travel

 

STARTING SALARY:   DOQ

 

Benefits include: 15 vacation days; 10 sick days; 10 holidays, medical, dental, life and LTD insurance, and 401K.

 

Send / fax resume: K.Wagner, 900 S 20th Av, Minneapolis, MN, 55404 / 612.752.8801.  No phone calls please.

 

 Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer