Volunteers Of America - Upstate New York Rochester , NY 14618
Employment Coordinator Rochester, NY
Volunteers of America Upstate New York is seeking an energetic human services professional to join our services team as a 32 hours/week Employment Coordinator. The Employment Coordinator will facilitate individual and group employment supports and operate VOA's Working Wardrobe program. If you're passionate about advocating for low-income and vulnerable people, delivering effective social services, connecting with community partners and reducing recidivism, we want to hear from you!
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Establishes and maintains strong working relationships with employers and relevant community agencies.
Works with local employers and community partners to increase employment readiness and job opportunities.
Assesses program participants' employment needs and develops individualized employment action plans.
Assists with all aspects of job readiness, including resume writing, job searches, interview skills development, access to interview attire, etc.
Connects program participants to job training and vocational resources as needed.
Provides on-on-one and group employment-related support and trainings on an on-going basis.
Oversees the Working Wardrobe Operations
Ensures that program participants have the resources needed to maintain employment.
Maintains detailed case notes and records and ensures that all organizational and contract regulatory requirements are met.
Other duties as assigned.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field from and college or university. Applicable experience may be substituted for a degree
One-year experience in a relevant position
NYS Driver's License or ability to obtain
Ability to pass federal background check and drug screen
Strong organizational and communication skills
Working knowledge of MS Office suite
HOW TO APPLY: Qualified candidates should apply at www.voaupny.org/jobs or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position open until filled. Apply today!
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.