Transition House Bilingual Employment Specialist
Full-time employment specialist needed to assist families living in Transition House’s emergency homeless shelter and transitional living center. Meet one-on-one with parents seeking to improve their lives by obtaining full-time employment; specifically, assisting clients with master applications and resumes, providing clients with job leads and preparing clients for interviews. Ideal candidate will have knowledge of local employment resources to help low income parents achieve a wage as close to a living wage as possible. Past experience in job development is desired. The right candidate will have previous experience providing direct service to a population in the lowest socioeconomic strata of our community. There may be an opportunity to teach a “job club” to groups of clients.
Must be fluent in English AND Spanish. College degree or equivalent experience necessary. Excellent written and computer skills required. Knowledge of local social services a plus. Early evening hours required.
Great team-oriented approach and excellent benefits. Transition House is an EOE.
Salary: $40,000 annually (equivalent to $19.23/hour)
Email resume and cover letter to Deb Michael, Program Director at email@example.com