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EMPLOYMENT COUNSELLOR 

Grid Level 11 – JJEP Wage Grid

Wage: $23.10 to $24.23/hour

Full-time: 35 hours per week

Union Membership: BCGEU

 

Job Summary

Develops, implements, monitors and evaluates education, training and employment plans in a variety of settings designed to meet clients’ vocational, social and daily living goals.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conducts needs and career assessments
  • Identifies clients’ interests, skills and abilities by conducting interviews and consulting caregivers.
  • Develops, with the participation of clients, training plans, including pre-employment skills development, designed to meet the individual’s goals in the areas of daily living and social skills and job readiness. Implements, monitors, evaluates and modifies action plans.
  • Assists clients with job search, education planning, labour market information, resume and cover letter writing, and interview skills.
  • Facilitates workshops on pre-employment skills such as job search, resume writing, interviews, etc., and do outreach
  • Trains, supports and monitors clients in a variety of work settings in areas such as work skills, proper hygiene, product quality, quantity and service expectations.
  • Provides report on clients’ skill level and progress to the supervisor and other caregivers and makes recommendations on modifications to the goals.
  • Knowledge of trauma informed practice.
  • Locates employers in local businesses, industries and community agencies that match the interests, skills and abilities of clients. Encourages employers to participate in placements.
  • Encourages client participation in community activities and encourages relationships and friendships in the community.
  • Follows up job placements by assisting employers to work with clients through problem solving and trouble shooting.
  • Liaises with community service providers in order to promote the program.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

 

Qualifications

Education and Knowledge

Diploma in a related human / social service field.

Training and Experience

One (1) year recent related experience. Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Individuals with training in Career Counselling or Career Development Practitioner Program or experience with career or employment counselling are welcomed to apply.

Apply:

Please email your letter of interest and resume to monica.parelkar@ccssociety.ca by 13 June 2022

BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL CHILDCARE TEAM LEAD 

 

Benchmark Title: Program Coordinator 1 (Before and After School Team Lead)

 

Grid Level 12 – JJEP Wage Grid

Wage: $24.48/hour

Full-time

Status: Bargaining Unit, BCGEU

Start date: June 13, 2022 (Flexible)

Location: Cook Elementary School, Richmond

 

Job Summary

The Before and After School Worker, Team Lead, will work with a diverse group of children to provide a safe, nurturing and creative environment for children to play, learn and thrive. The Team Lead is the on-site supervisor and main contact for the program. This person will create opportunities for social and emotional development, community-building and homework support through following and facilitating an age-appropriate lesson plan and have the ability to adapt the plan as needed to meet the needs of the group. In all activities the worker strives to develop assets in participants. This position requires split shifts and will be 30-35 hours per week during school times. Additional hours will be required during school breaks and on Pro-D days (up to 40 hours per week). Full time days during July and August for Summer Break.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Well developed interpersonal, conflict resolution, oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to teach skills and work effectively with others
  • Good organizational, time and general management skills
  • Experience facilitating Groups with children
  • Ability to follow, facilitate and adapt lesson plans
  • Working knowledge of age-appropriate activities and resources
  • Understanding of asset building and ability to work as part of an effective team with other program staff and community professionals

 

Qualifications  

Education and Knowledge

  • Child and Youth Care diploma or related Human/Social Service area
  • First Aid Certification
  • Food Safe Certification
 

Training and Experience

  • Two years experience working with school aged children
  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • Proof of up-to-date vaccinations
 

Apply:

Submit letter of interest and resume explaining how your skills and experience will support the success in this position by 13 June 2022

Apply for the Before and After School Childcare Team Lead or email monica.parelkar@ccssociety.ca