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POSITION TITLE: Employment Placement Specialist
LOCATION: Pathway Forward
REPORTS TO: Program Director
FLSA CATEGORY: Non-Exempt
STATUS TYPE: Regular Full-Time
The mission of the Learning Resource Center is to help residents develop the skills needed to obtain and maintain employment which anchors reintegration into the community.
Residents are promptly oriented to the Center’s potential for educational and occupational enrichment.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Employment Placement Specialist is responsible for providing residents with employment assistance in accordance with, but not limited to, the following:
This position reports to the Program Director.
The Employment Placement Specialist works closely with the Job Developer, Training Manager, and the Chaplain to design and implement life skills. This employee supervises residents who are using the Learning Resource Center. When appropriate, this individual consults with Reentry Case Managers and/or Clinical Services about resident problems. This position requires continuous interaction with other agencies in the community.
In all contacts related to this position’s duties, the individual acts as a representative of The Salvation Army and its mission.
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants with disabilities may contact us at (773)725-1100 for additional information or assistance with the application process.