Employment Placement Specialist

Company Name:
Work Opportunities Unlimited
If you're a passionate person looking for a community-focused career, apply now!
Work Opportunities Unlimited, a human services organization, is looking for an energetic sales-focused individual to join our Career Services Team in the Manchester area as an Employment Placement Specialist. This is a part time position working 30 hours weekly and a great daytime schedule.
Our Employment Placement Specialists handle a variety of roles: helping clients develop career goals, teaching pre-vocational and job retention skills, providing life skills training, and coaching our clients to help them maximize success.
This position also requires networking within the community, generating and cultivating strong relationships with local businesses and developing partnerships with employers to secure community-based, long-term employment for our diverse roster of clients. This candidate will support adults and individuals with disabilities.
Requirements for the Employment Placement Specialist:
Skilled in building close-knit relationships and trust with others
Community-driven focus
Valid driver's license and proof of automobile insurance
Required skills/experience includes:
Success in a sales environment, preferably in the sales of a service
Strong verbal, written, and face-to-face communication skills
Documentation, both written and in a computer database
The ability to work autonomously and in collaboration with the community
Experience working with individuals with barriers to employment
This position is a community based position. Travel between the Manchester and surrounding areas is required for this position. If you enjoy working in a changing environment this position is for you.
The chosen candidate will also be required to submit to a criminal background and a motor vehicle record check that must meet company standards.
We offer competitive wages plus generous placement and retention bonuses, 401k with company match, performance bonuses, paid time off and other benefits.
About Work Opportunities Unlimited
Since 1982, Work Opportunities Unlimited has been assisting individuals with barriers to employment in finding and maintaining employment. Our core values: we believe that all people can work, it is our responsibility to change the world of work, we believe in individual initiative and dignity, we are a pioneering, creative organization, we build successful, reciprocal relationships, we are never satisfied.
If you are enthusiastic, creative, organized, and enjoy a job with both challenges and rewards, please apply today! http://www.workopportunities.net/Careers
Key Words, Employment Specialist, Job Coach, Human Services, Business Development, Job Development, Special Education, Social Services, Career Services, Customer Service, Mental Heath, Direct Support, Job Placement

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.