YOUTH GROUP FACILITATOR/EMPLOYMENT COUNSELLOR – GUELPH


Job Title:

Youth Group Facilitator/Employment Counsellor

Company:

2nd Chance Employment

Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

Yes


Start Date:

ASAP

Hours:

This position is full time, 35 hours per week, and may require, on occasion, working evenings as required.

Compensation:

$53,139 per Annum plus mileage, benefits after probationary period has been successfully completed.


Duties:

Duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Group facilitation
  • Interviewing and assessment of group participants and job seekers,
  • Creating service plans
  • Outreach to employers for the purpose of finding youth employment opportunities
  • Service coordination and client support
  • Computer and social networking responsibilities
  • Opportunities for program development and innovative practice available
  • For more information on our services please go to our website www.2ndchance.ca

Skills:

  • Post-Secondary Education in Social Services related field
  • Experience working with youth at risk and disadvantaged populations
  • Experience and skill working with clients through a full practice process to support their journey toward actualizing meaningful employment i.e from assessment to intervention to evaluation
  • Good community knowledge of services and how to access them
  • Must have strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Preferred candidate to have experience working with youth in an employment counselling/ group facilitation capacity and job development
  • Must have valid driver’s licence and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Must have excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • A passion for working with youth and group facilitation
  • Ability to manage the organization's social media platforms including; implementing social media applications, content uploads and engaging audience

How to Apply:

  • By mail at 2nd Chance Employment Counselling, 177 Norfolk Street, Guelph, ON N1H-4K1
  • By Fax 519-823-2691
  • By Email: info@2ndchance.ca email address available on our contact us page website at www.2ndchance.ca
  • Please submit cover letter and resume by April 4th 2021, Applications not accompanied with a cover letter will absolutely not be considered
  • *2nd Chance Employment welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age.